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By M. K. Zeineddine

ISBN-10: 1635054435

ISBN-13: 9781635054439

This booklet units the scene for a compelling tale of an Imam who earned Prophet Muhammad’s whole belief and unique recognition from an early age. Eloquent in speech, gallant in conflict and clever in counsel—that is Ali b. Abi Talib, the hugely praised by means of the Quran and the Prophet (peace be upon him and his family). well-liked by means of japanese and Western thinkers like Thomas Carlyle who defined the Imam as, ‘a noble-minded creature as he exhibits himself, now and continually afterwards; choked with affection, of fiery bold. whatever chivalrous in him: courageous as a lion; but with a grace, a fact and affection important of Christian knighthood.’

Touching on one of many gravest problems with our time—terrorism—this booklet can end up particularly priceless to readers of all faiths, relatively Muslims, who may possibly comprehend from Ali himself the real which means of jihad on the way to protect peace and boost societies; no longer an excuse to advertise worry, lack of awareness and destruction.

In the classical tapestry of this publication, we'll additionally introduce Ali’s perspectives on issues of affection, remembrance, justice, freedom and data, which actually mirror the prophetic personality of this grand determine. The goal is to color an evocative portrait of Ali as one among history’s so much charismatic personalities. each one bankruptcy is replete with drama, historical past and phrases of knowledge from Ali, extracted from his sermons and letters within the well-known e-book, height of Eloquence or Nahj al-Balagha. the vast majority of hadiths were conscientiously chosen from mainstream students resembling Bukhari, Muslim, Ahmad ibn Hanbal, Tirmidhi and so forth who didn't inevitably percentage an identical religion as Ali’s, but preferred his ardour for humanity.

M. okay. Zeineddine is a author with willing curiosity within the elegant teachings of Prophet Muhammad and his humans of the home (ahl al-bayt). Given his broad examine, the writer is of the powerful opinion that Islam is a faith of peace, love and tolerance regardless of what has been unjustly campaigned opposed to it during the centuries. The amazing virtues of ahl al-bayt, with Ali b. Abi Talib being a widespread determine, stand a transparent evidence of that.

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