Imam Ali b. Abi Talib (a.s.)


Did Ameerul Momineen (a.s.) name his son after Abu Bakr?

Reading Time: 5 minutesObjection Some Muslims maintain that Ameerul Momineen Ali b. Abi Talib (a.s.) had cordial relations with the rulers As proof, they allege that he (a.s.) named his son after Abu Bakr Ibn Abi Quhafaah. They claim – if Ali (a.s.) had any grievance against Abu Bakr – [...]


The Debate that converted many to Shiaism

Reading Time: 7 minutesThe Muslim majority advance some arguments for taking Abu Bakr as the successor of the Holy Prophet (s.a.w.a.). The arguments revolve around four main points, which have been the subject of much debate over the years. In one such engaging debate, a companion of Imam Sadiq (a.s.) [...]



What is the biggest qualification for Imamat according to Quran?

Reading Time: 2 minutesMuslims have advanced various parameters and qualifications for leadership of the nation after the Prophet (s.a.w.a.). These are some of the qualifications cited by various groups for Imamat / Caliphate companionship of [...]