Imam Ali- 1st Imam

The First Imam: Ali Ibn Abu Talib

The First Imam: Ali Ibn Abu Talib

"I am the city of knowledge and Ali is it's gate!"

Event of Ghadir Khumm
Scholarly examination of sources and narrators of the tradition of Al-Ghadir as well as maps of Ghadir Khumm.

Nahj al-Balagha (Sermons, Letters, Sayings of Imam Ali)
The English translation (accompanied with original Arabic text) of the supremely eloquent sayings and sermons of the Commander of the Faithful, Imam Ali ibn Abi Talib (peace be upon him).

19 Ramadan  by Sayyid Muhammad Rizvi , Toronto, Canada , 17 January, 1998

21 Ramadan  by Sayyid Muhammad Rizvi , Toronto, Canada , 19 January, 1998

21st Ramadhan Majlis on Imam Ali [a] by Shaykh Dr. Ahmed Wa'ely, 21st Ramadhan

A Sermon Without Dots
An Islamic Factsheet: Short and concise articles on a single subject in numerous languages. Excellent for quick reading, Muslim centers or places of learning, da'wah purposes, or to give to your friends and coworkers. Part of the Personalities Factsheets.

Bwana Abu Talib, by Allama al-Amini

Conoscere il Nahj-ul-Balaghah, by Seyyed Ja°far Hosseyni
Lo scopo di Conoscere il Nahj-ul-Balaghah, è quello di dare una breve spiegazione delle principali questioni riguardanti la straordinaria personalità dell’Imam °Ali (as) e i salvanti principi contenuti nel Nahj-ul-Balaghah, una raccolta dei suoi sermoni, lettere e sentenze, e soprattutto, dimostrare la sua autenticità attraverso le parole di alcuni dei grandi sapienti shi°iti e di studiosi che hanno consacrato la gran parte della loro vita allo studio delle tradizioni di questa preziosa opera.

Damhamadam Ali Ali, damhamadam Ali Ali

Eid al-Ghadir - Part 1 by Ustadh Muhammad Dumila

Eid al-Ghadir - Part 2 by Shariff Aidarus Mzee Mwenye

Eid al-Ghadir: festa religiosa o culturale?, by Sayyid Muhammad Rizvi
Questo articolo spiega e dimostra che l'Eid al-Ghadir è una vera e propria festa islamica e non culturale.

Fadhail Za Imam Ali (a.s.)
Traditions (ahadith) of the Messenger of Allah [s] on the excellence of Imam Ali [a]

Fuztu wa Rabbil Ka'aba, by Studio al-Ghadir, Masjid al-Zahra [a], Sharjah, UAE

Ghadir Day Animation fadak.org by fadak.org
7 min. cartoon presentation of events of Ghadir Khum Day with Arabic narration

Hidaya ya Ramadhan # 5 of 11 by Shariff Aidrus, Radio Broadcast on Pwani FM 103.0

Historia na Sira za Viongozi Waongofu - Sehemu ya Kwanza, by Jopo la waandishi wa Vitabu vya Kiada
Hakuna shaka kuwa historia ya mwanadamu ndio chemchemu na chanzo cha maarifa, chanzo ambacho mataifa yanakihitaji katika safari yake yenye kuendelea.

Hukumu za Kusisimua Zilizotolewa na Imam Ali [a] by Allama al-Amini

Imam 'Ali b. Abi Talib (a), Part I by Dr. Hamid Algar, Univ. of California, Berkeley, USA, 13th September, 2001

Imam 'Ali b. Abi Talib (a), Part II by Dr. Hamid Algar, Univ. of California, Berkeley, USA, 18th September, 2001

Imam 'Ali bin Abi Talib (views of Non Muslims)
An Islamic Factsheet: Short and concise articles on a single subject in numerous languages. Excellent for quick reading, Muslim centers or places of learning, da'wah purposes, or to give to your friends and coworkers. Part of the Personalities Factsheets.

La Parola di °Alì: le Sentenze Brevi del Nahju-l-balagah, by Imam °Alì Bin Abu Talib
Le sentenze brevi dell'Imam °Alì Bin Abu Talib (as) contenute nel Nahju-l-balaghah

La Tradizione di Ghadir, Manifesta documentazione della Wilayah,la Guida Islamica, by A cura del Gruppo Culturale e di Ricerca Islamica della Santa città di Qom
La tradizione di Ghadir è una delle chiare testimonianze che dimostra che il nobile Profeta dell’Islam (S) designò alla guida della Ummah islamica il Principe dei Credenti °Ali (as) In questo breve testo vengono analizzati e documentati scritti provenienti per ala maggiore da fonti sunnite, per dimostrare la veridicità di questo avvenimento e il suo reale significato.

Lectures on Nahjul Balagha – Day 1 of 4 islamicideology.org by Maulana Syed Ali Murtaza Zaidi

Lectures on Nahjul Balagha – Day 2 of 4 islamicideology.org by Maulana Syed Ali Murtaza Zaidi

Lectures on Nahjul Balagha – Day 3 of 4 islamicideology.org by Maulana Syed Ali Murtaza Zaidi

Lectures on Nahjul Balagha – Day 4 of 4 islamicideology.org by Maulana Syed Ali Murtaza Zaidi

Mafunzo Kutoka Imam Ali [a] by Sheikh Abdillahi Nassir

Mafunzo Kutoka Imam Ali [a] by Ustadh Muhammad Dumila

Maisha ya Imam Ali [a] by Ustadh Muhammad Dumila

Martyrdom of Imam Ali b. Abi Talib [a], by Sayyid Munir al-Khabbaz, Masjid az-Zahra [a], Sharjah, UAE, 19th Ramadhan 1417

Nahju 'l-Balaghah - Juzuu ya Kwanza, by Imam Ali b. Abi Talib [a]
Majimua ya Khutba, Amri, Barua, Risala, Mawaidha na Semi za Amiru 'l-Muuminin Ali bin Abu Talib (a.s). Khutba 1 - 55.

Nahju 'l-Balaghah - Juzuu ya Pili, by Imam Ali b. Abi Talib [a]
Majimua ya Khutba, Amri, Barua, Risala, Mawaidha na Semi za Amiru 'l-Muuminin Ali bin Abu Talib (a.s). Khutba 56 - 110.

Polarization around the character of Ali ibn Abi Talib, by Ayatullah Murtaza Mutahhari
The qualities and practices of Imam Ali (a) that caused others to be attracted to him, including love and devotion to God. The qualities and practices that made his enemies hate him, including his opinions on the caliphate and his sense of democracy.

Roho ya Matumaini - Imam Ali b. Abi Talib (a), by Sayyid Ali Naqi Saheb / Bwana J J Shou

The Kitab al-Ma'arif of Ibn Qutaybah and the account of Imam 'Ali's imprecation for Anas b. Malik
Towards the end of Ibn Qutaybah's Kitab al-Ma'arif, there is a section on "al-Baras" where he lists notable people who contracted leprosy or leukoderma during their lifetime. The first entry is for Anas b. Malik, the Companion of the Prophet (s), and the author notes an incident showing that the reason for this disease was a curse by Imam 'Ali (a).

The Last Will of 'Ali ibn Abi Talib (a)
English translation of Imam Ali's (AS) last will to his sons Imam Hasan (AS) and Imam Hussain (AS) after the attempt on his life by a stab from Ibn Muljam

The Life of Imam Ali (a), by Shaykh al Mufid
An account of the life of the 1st Imam, Imam Ali (a), and his successorship to the Prophet (s).

The Sahih of al-Tirmidhi and the hadith, 'I am the city of knowledge and 'Ali is its gate'.
The well-known and reliable hadith of the Prophet - "I am the city of knowledge and 'Ali is its gate" is not present in the current editions of the Sahih (alternatively called Jami` or Sunan) of al-Tirmidhi (d. 279 AH).

The will of Ali ibn Abu Talib after the Zarbat at Masjid-e-Kufa, by Sayyid Muhammad Rizvi, Ja'fari Islamic Centre, Toronto, Canada, 8 Jan 1999

Un vistazo al comportamiento del Imam Alí (P.) frente a las corrientes políticas islamoriente.com, by Saiied Muhammad Murtazaví

نهج البلاغة by الإمام علي ابن ابي طالب

Who was Ali [a] Lecture 33-1, by Dr. Mohammad Asadi Garmarudi , Tehran, Iran , Qadr Nights,1996

Who was Ali [a] Lecture 33-2, by Dr. Mohammad Asadi Garmarudi , Tehran, Iran , Qadr Nights,1996

Who was Ali [a] Lecture 33-3, by Dr. Mohammad Asadi Garmarudi , Tehran, Iran , Qadr Nights,1996

Wilayat of Imam Ali (a.s.), by Sheikh Muslim Bhanji, Ja'afari Islamic Center, Minneapolis, Minnesota, 19th of Ramadan 1421

اقوال از نہج البلاغہ by امام علی ع
نہج البلاغہ سے امام علی ع کے وہ پُر از حکمت اور بیش بہا اقوال جو ہمارے لیے سبق آموز اور اپنی زندگیاں سنوارنے کا ذریعہ ہیں۔

الخطبة المونقة للإمام علي ابن أبي طالب بدون حرف الألف by الإمام علي ابن أبي طالب
A sermon of Imam Ali ibn Abi Talib delivered without the use of a single instance of the letter 'Alif'.

الخطبة العارية عن النقطة للإمام علي ابن أبي طالب by الإمام علي ابن أبي طالب
A sermon of Imam Ali ibn Abi Talib delivered without the use of a single letter with a dot (nuqta).