Divine Hadiths

Divine Hadiths about Imam Ali

It was narrated from Mohammad bin Ali al-Astrabadi from his father, from Yousif bin Mohammad bin Ziyad and Ali bin Mohammad from their father from al-Hassan al-Askri (peace be upon him) that he said: Almighty Allah revealed to prophet that Allah supports you with two sects. The first sect supports you secretly and best one among them is Abu Talib. The second sect supports you publicly and best one among them is Ali bin Abi Talib.

Sa'eed ibn al-Musayab narrated from Abi al-Hara that he said: the prophet (peace be upon him) said: at the night of ascension on one of the throne columns was written (I am Allah that no God save me, I created Aden Heaven by my hand. Mohammad is the elite of my creatures. I supported him with Ali.

Abdullah Ibn Abbas said: We were sitting with the Prophet (peace be upon him and his household) when Fatima entered with tears and she said: O Father. Hassan and Hussein went out and I do not know where have they slept? Gabriel came down from sky and said: O Mohammad, Allah sends his greetings and Allah says: Do not be sad nor be grieved. They are virtuous in this life and the second life and their father is better than them. They are sleeping near Bani al-Najar and Allah entrusted two angles for them.

Talha bin Zaid narrated from al-Sadiq from his father from his forefathers (peace be upon them) said: The Messenger of Allah (may Allah bless him and his household) said: Gabriel came down from Allah and said: O Muhammad, Allah sends his greetings to you and says:  Give glad tidings to Ali that Allah does not torture who follows him and nor showing mercy to those who disobeyed him.

Ali bin Bilal narrated from Ali Ibn Musa al-Ridha from Musa bin Ja'afar from Jaafar bin Mohammed from Mohammed bin Ali from Ali bin Al Hussein from Al-Hussein bin Ali from Ali Ibn Abi Talib from the Messenger of Allah (may Allah bless him and his household) from Gabriel from for Mikael from Israfil from Divine – Protected Tablet from The Pen said: Almighty Allah says: Wilaya of Ali Ibn Abi Talib is my fort and whoever enters my fort he will be safe from my Fire.

Ibn 'Abbas said: The Messenger of Allah (Allah bless him his household) said to Ali (peace be upon him): Oh Ali, when I was ascended to the seventh sky, then to the Lote-Tree of the Boundary and then to the lights blocks. There Allah honored me with confidential talk and Allah said to me: O Mohammad. I said: here I am! At your service. Allah said: Ali is the Imam of my supporters, the light of who obeyed me, the word that I compel for those who fear me. Whoever obeyed Ali as if he obeyed me. Whoever disobeyed Ali me as if disobeyed me. Go and give glad tidings to Ali about that. Ali said: O Messenger of Allah, is my status high to extent that Allah mention me there? The prophet said: Yes, and you should thank Allah for that. Imam Ali prostrated thanking for Allah for this bless. The prophet said: O Ali, raise you head because Allah proud of you in front of his angels.Al-Mansour al-Saqeel narrated from Imam Sadiq that he said: the Messenger of Allah (peace be upon him) said: when I was ascended to the seventh sky, Allah entrusted me in the three words. Allah said: O Muhammad. I said: here I am! At your service. Almighty Allah said: Imam Ali is the master of the pious, the leader of the white face Muslims and the drone of believers.

Abi Barza narrated that the prophet (peace be upon him and his household) said: that Allah entrusted to Ali a covenant. I said: O Allah, tell me about it. Allah said: hear me very well. I said: I am hearing. Allah said Ali is the banner of guidance, the light for those who obeys me, the covenant of the pious. Whoever obeyed Ali as if he obeyed me. Whoever disobeyed Ali me as if disobeyed me.

Abdullah bin al-Fadhil narrated from Imam Sadiq (peace be upon him) said from his father from his fathers' he said: messenger of Allah (may Allah bless him and his household) said: at the night of ascension, Almighty Allah talked to me and said: O Mohammad. I said to the Allah: here I am! At your service. Ali is who will be the successor after you for all people. Whoever obeyed Ali as if he obeyed me. Whoever disobeyed Ali me as if disobeyed me.

Mohammed Ibn Hasan Al-Salami narrated from Ja'far ibn Mohammad from his father from his fathers' (peace be upon them) said: Gabriel revealed to the Messenger of Allah (peace be upon him) and said: O Mohammad, Allah send his greetings and say: I created the seven heavens with all its contents and created earth with all its contents. But the most sacred places are the Corner and Standing Place. If a creature worshipped me there since the creation of sky and earth and then met me and he was denying Wilayat Ali, I would throw him to Saqar.

Al-Hussein bin Khaled narrated from Abu al-Hassan al-Ridha (peace be upon him) from his father from his fathers' from the commander of the faithful (peace be upon him) said: Messenger of Allah (may Allah bless him) said: Gabriel told me from Almighty Allah said:  Ali bin Abi Talib my argument on my creatures. From Ali's spine, twelve Imams will be birth who will preach about me and show people the right path. By those twelve imams, I shall ward off punishment from my servants and by them I shall bring down my mercy.

Ibn 'Abbas said: The Messenger of Allah (Allah bless him and) said: that Allah revealed to me that he will create, from my people, brother, inheritor and Caliph. I said: O Allah, who is he? Allah said: O Mohammad, that man whom I love and he loves me. He is the fighter for my sake and the fighter for those who renege my covenant, suspect my rule and the apostate of my religion. That is my Waly, the husband of your daughter and the father of your sons and he is Ali ibn Abi Talib.

Ibn Abbas said: I was sitting with messenger of Allah (may Allah bless him and his household) and Ali, Fatima, Hassan and Hussein (peace be upon them) were sitting with us. Gabriel came down and he was carrying an apple. Gabriel greeted them all with his apple – and mentioned the above mentioned Hadeeth – then he said: there were two lines on the apple. The two lines are: (By the name of Allah, the most graceful, the most merciful. This is greeting from Almighty Allah to, Mohammad, Ali, Fatima, Hassan and Hussein. This is the safety of their lovers' at resurrection day from Fire.

Sinan ibn Dharif narrated from Abi Abdullah, (peace be upon him) said: I am the first of the household whom Allah alluded their names. When Allah created the earth and sky, he commanded a caller to call: I bear witness that no God save Allah (three times), I bear witness that Mohammad is the prophet of Allah (three times). I bear witness that Ali is real Commander of the Faithful (three times).

Omar ibn Aaron narrated from Imam Sadiq from his fathers' from Imam Ali (peace be upon him) in his speech to marry Fatima, that the Messenger of Allah (may Allah bless him) said: Then a caller called: today is the banquet of Ali bin Abi Talib. I call you to witness that I married Fatima bint Mohammed to Ali bin Abi Talib ... till said: Then a caller (from Allah) called: O angels and residents in my Heaven,  Bless Ali bin Abi Talib and Fatima bint Mohammed because I blessed them, I married the most lovely man to me to the most lovely woman to me save the prophets. Rahel said: O, Allah, what is your blessing upon them more than what we have seen in your Heaven? Allah said: my bless is that I married them on my love and I shall made them argument on all my creatures. I swear by my glory that I shall create from them a creation will be the essence of my knowledge and who call for my religion and argue my creature save prophets.

Suleiman Al-ja'fee narrated from Abi Abdullah (peace be upon him) that he said: when Allah ascent the prophet (Allah bless him and his household) and ended up where Allah wanted, Allah gave him confidential speech. When Mohammad fell to the fourth heaven, Allah called him: O Mohammad. The prophet said: here I am !at your service. Who did you choose from of your nation to be the Caliph after you? The prophet said: you choose for me? Allah said: I chose Ali bin Abi Talib.

Ibn Abbas said: the prophet (peace be upon him said): that Allah said: if all people agreed on Ali's Wilayat, I would not create Fire.

Ibn Abbas said: The Messenger of Allah (Allah bless him and his household) said that Gabriel came down to me with joy. I said to him: My brother, Gabriel, you are very happy today, what is the status of my brother and my cousin Ali ibn Abi Talib? He said: O Mohammad, By Allah who sent you by prophecy and has chosen you for the message, I came down for this aim. Almighty Allah sends his greetings to you and says: Mohammed is My Prophet and My mercy and Ali who establish argument. I will not punish who followed Ali even if he disobeyed me and I shall not show mercy for who antagonized him even if he obeyed me.

It was narrated from Imam Sadiq in a long Hadeeth that he said: Do not you know that Mohammad and Ali were lights between the hands of Allah before the creation of all creatures in two thousand years. When angels saw that light and saw that there is a branch for that light, they said: O Allah, what is this light? Allah revealed to them: that light is part of my light, its origin is prophethood and its branch is Imamate. The prophethood is for my prophet Mohammad and the Imamate is for my argument Ali. Without them, I would not create all the creatures.

Jabir narrated from Abu Abdullah said: I asked why did Fatima name so? He said: Because Allah created her from the light of his greatness, and when she shone, her light lit up the heavens and the earth and her light covered the eyes of angels. The angels fell down prostrate to Allah and said: O, Allah our Lord, what is this light? Allah revealed to them that this light is light from my light. I housed it in my skies, created it from my greatness, let it out from one of my prophets who I prefer too much, and from that light, twelve Imams will be descended and they will execute my rules, guide to my right path, and I shall make them my successors in the earth after the end of my inspiration.

Abe Hamza al-Thamali narrated from Zayd ibn Ali from his father (peace be upon him) said: When imam Hassan was born, Allah revealed to Gabriel that a son was born to Mohammad. So, came down to earth and send my greetings and congratulate him and say to him: That Ali for you is as Aaron for Musa and name him as the same name of Aaron's son. Gabriel came down, congratulated the prophet, and said: Allah commands you to name him as the name of Aaron's son.

The Messenger of Allah (Allah bless him and his household) said: an angle came to me and said: O Mohammad Your Lord sends his greetings to you and says that he had married Fatima to Ali and you have to marry them. Allah commanded the Blessed Tree to bear pearls, rubies and coral. People of heaven had rejoiced. From Fatima, two boys will be born and they will be the masters of the young people in Heaven. O congratulations Mohammad, you are the best among the first and last people.

The prophet said: at the Day of Resurrection, I shall be called: O Mohammad, Best father is yours' Abraham and best brother is yours' Ali Ibn Abi Talib.

Abu Hamza Thabit bin dinar narrated from Imam Baqir (peace be upon him) said: when Imam Hussein (peace be upon him) was killed, angles of sky cried and wailed and said: O, Allah our Lord, do you overlook those who killed your elite and the son of your elite. Allah revealed to them: do not be sad. I swear by my glory that I shall revenge to them even after a while. Then Allah revealed the sons of imams Hussein (peace be upon him). The angles felt happy. One of the sons of Imam Hussein was standing in prayer. Allah said: with that awaited Imam, I shall revenge.

Dawood Al-Reqi narrated from Abi Abdullah (peace be upon him) said: When Allah wanted to create the creation. He created them. Then, Allah scattered and asked them: Who is your God? The prophet and his household were the first who said: You are our God. Allah gave them knowledge and religion. Then, Allah said to the angels: those are the carrier of my religious knowledge.  They are the faithful among my creatures and they are the Officials.

Habib Sijistani narrated from Imam Baqir (peace be upon him) that Allah sent down to his prophet two pomegranates. The prophet took them. Allah revealed to him, O Mohammad, they were picked from paradise. No one eat them save you and your Wasi Ali bin Abi Talib.

The messenger of Allah (may Allah bless him and his household) said: when Allah sent Moses (peace be upon him) and chose him as near in communion, parted the sea for him, saved Israelites and gave him the Torah and the Tablets. Muses said: O Lord, you have honored me, as you did not do for one before me. Allah said: O Moses, did not you know that Mohammad is the best I have among all the angels and all creatures. Moses said: O my God, if Mohammad is the best among all your creatures, is there any household in the world more honor than mine? Allah said: O Moses, did not you know that favour of Mohammad's household for all prophet's household is like the favour of Mohammad for all prophets. Muses said: O, God, when Mohammad's household is the best, is there any people better than my people that you shaded them with clouds, sent down the manna and quails and parted sea for them. Allah said: O Moses, do not you know that the favour of the nation of Mohammad is like my favour for all creatures. Moses said to the Allah: I wish I could see them. Allah said: O Muses, you would not see them here, but you will see them in the Garden of Eden and Paradise with the presence of Mohammad enjoying in it. Would you like to hear them? Muses said: Yes, O my God. Allah called:  O nation of Mohammad, they all replied while they are in the descent of their fathers: O Allah, here we are at Your service. There is no partner to be associated with You. Praise, graces and the dominion are Yours. There is no partner to be associated with You and that became the slogan of pilgrimage.

Ziyad Al-Qandi narrated from Musa bin Jaafar from his father from his grandfathers' from Hussein (peace be upon him) said: When Allah sent Muses (peace be upon him) to the Mount Sinai. Then Allah looked towards earth and created Garnet. Then Allah said: I would not ever torture with Fire whoever followed Ali and putting Garnet.

Al-Hussein bin Khaled narrated from Imam Ridha (peace be upon him) from his father from his forefathers from the Messenger of Allah (Allah bless him and his household) said: Gabriel sent down and said: O Mohammad, Almighty Allah says: if I do not create Ali, Fatima will have no well qualified man of sons of Adam and his descendants.

Abdul Salam bin Saleh al-Herawi narrated that Imam Ridha (peace be upon him) said: when Allah honored Adam by prostration of angles to him and entering him into Paradise, Adam said to himself: Did Allah create human beings better than me? God called to him: O Adam, raise your head and look at the base of my throne. Adam raised his head and he saw (no God but Allah and Mohammed is the Messenger of Allah, Ali bin Abi Talib is the commander of faithful, his wife Fatima is the master of the woman of worlds and Hassan and Hussein are the master the youth of Paradise) was written there. Adam said: O Allah, who are those? Allah said: those are of your offspring who are better than you and all creatures, without them, I would not create neither you, Paradise, earth, nor sky. So, be aware you look at them with envy.

I was told by Abu Mohammed al-Hussein bin Ali bin Musa bin Ja'afar that he said: My father told me that Ali ibn Musa said: My father told me that Musa bin Ja'afar said: My father told me that Ja'afar bin Mohammed said: My father told me that Mohammed bin Ali said: My father told me that Ali bin Al Hussein said: My father told me that Hussein bin Ali said: my grandfather the Messenger of Allah (Allah bless him) said: at the night of ascension, I saw angle inside the Throne carrying a sword made of light. The angle plays with the sword as Imam Ali plays with Thu al-Feqar. When angles longed to Ali bin Abi Talib, they look at angle. The prophet said" O Allah, this brother and my cousin, Ali bin Abi Talib. Allah said: O Mohammad. I created this angle like the image of Ali ibn abi Talib. This angle worships me inside the Throne. All his good deeds, praise and sanctification will be written to Ali bin Abi Talib from now till to the Day of Resurrection.

It was narrated from Al-Hussein Ibn Zaid from Ja'afar ibn Mohammad from his father and grandfather (peace be upon him) that he said: The Messenger of Allah (may Allah bless him and his household) said: when I was ascended to sky and I reached Lot-tree (in the seven heavens), I was called: O Mohammad, appoint Ali as your successor that he is the master of Muslims and Imam of those who fear Allah at Day of Resurrection.

Bin Abi Khaled al-Raqi: Abu Abdul Allah told us that Messenger of Allah (Allah bless him and his household) said: Allah said: except for that I feel shy from my believed slave, I left nothing for him to cover himself. If I completed the faith, I shall test him in weakness of his strength and lack in his living. If he annoys, I shall repeat the test. But if was patient, I shall vie in glory in front of my angles. I made Ali bin Abi Talib as a banner, whoever follows him he was in the right path, and who ever left him, he will lose. No one loves Ali save the faithful and no one hates Ali save the hypocrite.

Mujahid narrated that Ibn Abbas said: The Messenger of Allah (Allah bless him) said: I saw (there is no God but Allah and Mohammed is the Messenger of Allah. Ali is the dearest one for Allah, Hassan and Hussein are the elite of Allah, Fatima is the master woman, and whoever hates them, Allah will hate him, was written on the door of Paradise.

The prophet (peace be upon him) said that Allah promised me. I said: Listen. I said: I am listening. Allah said: that Ali is the banner of guidance after you, the master of my followers, light for who obeyed me and the commitment of the pious. Whoever loved as if he loved Allah and whoever hates Ali, as if he hates Allah?  Go and tell him this good news.

Ghalib Juhani narrated from Abu Ja'afar from father and grandfather from the commander of the faithful (peace be upon him) said: The Messenger of Allah (may Allah bless him and his household) said: when I was ascended to sky, then, to another sky, then to Lot-tree (in the seven heavens), I stood between the hands of Allah. Allah said: O Mohammad. I said: O Allah, I am here at your services. Allah said: you tested your people and I'd like to ask you about who is the most obedience for you? The prophet said: Ali ibn abi Talib is the most obedience one for me. Allah said: you are right Mohammad. Have you appointed a successor after you to execute the rules of Allah? The prophet said: O Allah you choose for me. Allah said: I chose Ali as you successor. I gave him my knowledge, patience and he is the commander of the faithful that no one has ever this reputation before or after him. Ali is the banner of guidance after you, the master of my followers, light for who obeyed me and the commitment of the pious. Whoever loved as if he loved Allah and whoever hates Ali, as if he hates Allah?  Go and tell him this good news.

Aban bin Othman narrated from Imam al-Sadiq (peace be upon him) said: at the Day of Resurrection, a caller will call from inside the Throne, where is the Caliph of Allah? David (peace be upon him) shall stand, but Allah will say: although you are Caliph but I do not mean you. Then a voice calls out where Caliph of Allah? Ali bin Abi Talib will come. The call from Allah will come: O creatures this is Ali bin Abi Talib who is the Caliph of Allah. He is the argument of Allah among his creatures, who followed him in the world life can follow him now and follow his light to enter Paradise. People who followed Ali bin Abi Talib will be ordered to follow Ali and go to Paradise. Another call from Allah will come and calls: whoever followed any Imam in the world life, he must follow his Imam now.

Jabir bin Abdullah bin Hizam said: I came to the Messenger of Allah (may Allah bless him and his household) and asked him: O Messenger of Allah, who will be your successor?  I asked the prophet the same question for ten times and the prophet did not answer me. Then, the prophet said: O Jabir, shall I tell the answer of your question. I said: O Messenger of Allah, you kept silent for a long time and I am afraid that I bothered you. The prophet said: I am not bothered but I was waiting for the revelation from Allah. Now, Gabriel sent down and told me that Allah says that Ali bin Abi Talib is your successor on your family and your nation. He is the carrier of your banner to take you to Paradise.

The Prophet (peace be upon him) said: “The one who wants to live my life and die my death will attach himself to Ali (peace be upon him )”

The Prophet (peace be upon him) said: “Every prophet has an executor and inheritor, and my executor and inheritor is Ali (peace be upon him) ”.