THE 12 IMAMS (AS) ARE MENTIONED BY NAME IN ISLAMIC HADITH BOOKS

قَالَ رَسُولُ اللَّهِ صلى الله عليه وسلم ‏”‏ يَكُونُ مِنْ بَعْدِي اثْنَا عَشَرَ أَمِيرًا ‏”

” The Messenger of Allah (saw) said:

‘There will be 12 leaders after me.”

[Jami` at-Tirmidhi 2223]

MORALITY AND ETHICS BETWEEN MAN AND WOMAN

قَالَ رَسُولُ اللَّهِ (ص) :‏ أَكْمَلُ الْمُؤْمِنِينَ إِيمَانًا أَحْسَنُهُمْ خُلُقًا وَخِيَارُكُمْ خِيَارُكُمْ لِنِسَائِهِمْ خُلُقًا ‏

The Messenger of God (ص) said: “The most complete of believers in faith are those with the best character (morals, ethics, kindness etc) and the best of you are the best in character (morals, ethics, kindness etc) to their women.”

[Wasa’il Al-Shia, Al-Hur Al-Amili, Volume 12, Page 157, Jami` At-Tirmidhi 1162]

IMAM ALI (AS) ABOUT THE CREATION OF THE BAT

Now that the Coronavirus has spread, it’s a perfect time to reflect upon the wonderful creation of the bat. In Islamic law, eating bats is haram, but it is never haram to reflect upon the beautiful creation of the bat.

HOW HISTORY REPEATS ITSELF : SIMILARITIES BETWEEN THE SHE-CAMEL OF GOD AND IMAM ALI (AS)

In a tradition, it is narrated that the Holy Prophet (S) of Islam said:

“The most wicked person among the ancient ones was the murderer of the harmless she-camel of Salih (as), and the most wicked person of the latter age is the murderer of Ali Ibn Abi Talib. A wicked one, who will make his beard dyed (red) from the blood of his forehead.”

[Majma’-al-Bayan, vol. 10, p. 499; Tafsir Al-Qurtubi]

HONOUR YOUR SOUL

أكْرِمْ نَفْسَكَ ما أعانَتْكَ عَلى طاعَةِ اللّهِ

Imam Ali (as) said: “Honour your soul as long as it aids you in the obedience of God.”

[Ghurar Al-Hikam]