Tuesday, September 25, 2018
Doctrines of Shi’i Islam/ IMAMATE (IMAMA) part ۱۳
Love of the Prophet's family
Love of the Prophet's family is stressed both in the Qur'an and the Sunnah. In certain mutawatir hadiths, it is related that love of the Prophet's Ahl al-bayt is a sign of faith, and enmity towards them a sign of faithlessness and hypocrisy.
2018/9/24 - 08:00
Doctrines of Shi’i Islam/ IMAMATE (IMAMA) part ۱۲
The Twelve Imams
According to certain hadiths, the Prophet referred to the Imamate of twelve leaders.
2018/9/23 - 12:49
Doctrines of Shi'i Islam/ IMAMATE (IMAMA) part ۱۱
The necessity of the 'isma of the Imam
The Imams of the ahl al-bayt are ranged alongside the Qur'an. The Holy Prophet likened his ahl al-bayt to Noah's ark: 'Truly the People of my House (ahl baytí) in my community (ummati) is like Noah’s ark: whoever takes refuge therein is saved and whoever opposes it is drowned.'
2018/9/22 - 12:00
Doctrines of Shi’i Islam/ IMAMATE (IMAMA) part ۱۰
The Imam and the Responsibilities of the Prophet
The Imam and caliph of the Prophet, from the point of view of the Muslims, is one who is charged with the responsibilities of the Prophet—save that of establishing the religion.
2018/9/21 - 10:10
Doctrines of Shi’i Islam/ IMAMATE (IMAMA) part ۹
Method for determining the Successor
The idea that the umma had no method for determining the successor to the Prophet was held by some of the companions.
2018/9/20 - 10:30
Doctrines of Shi’i Islam/ IMAMATE (IMAMA) part ۸
Day of perfecting of religion
This day have I perfected your religion for you and completed My favour unto you, and have chosen for you Islam as religion.
2018/9/4 - 10:10
Doctrines of Shi’i Islam/ IMAMATE (IMAMA) part ۷
The meaning of ‘Mawla’ in Hadith of Ghadir
There is considerable evidence to show that the meaning of ‘mawla’ in Hadith of Ghadir is authority and leadership.
2018/8/30 - 10:10
Doctrines of Shi’i Islam/ IMAMATE (IMAMA) part ۶
Hadith of Ghadir Khumm
‘For whoever has me as his mawla, ‘Ali is his mawla.’
2018/8/28 - 12:30
Doctrines of Shi’i Islam/ IMAMATE (IMAMA) part ۵
Means of establishing the leadership of the community
The Holy Prophet, under divine command, chooses a great individual, one eminently qualified for the task of leadership of the umma, publicly appointing him as his successor.
2018/8/25 - 15:15
Doctrines of Shi’i Islam/ IMAMATE (IMAMA) part ۴
Triple danger at the death of the Prophet
Considering the history of this foundational epoch of Islam, and taking into account the regional and global context at the death of the Prophet, the necessity of appointing someone to the position of Imam will be readily apparent.
2018/8/24 - 15:15