Nahjul balaaghah about death and dying
This presentation is the property of its rightful owner.
Sponsored Links
1 / 25

Nahjul Balaaghah about Death and Dying PowerPoint PPT Presentation


  • 49 Views
  • Uploaded on
  • Presentation posted in: General

Nahjul Balaaghah about Death and Dying. By A.S. Hashim. MD. Supplication بـســـم الله الرحمن الرحيم. In the Name of God, Lord of Mercy and Lord of Grace. Nahjul Balaaghah. Nahjul Balaaghah, a highly valued book, consists of: 254 sermons, 48 letters, and 212 sayings of Imam Ali

Download Presentation

Nahjul Balaaghah about Death and Dying

An Image/Link below is provided (as is) to download presentation

Download Policy: Content on the Website is provided to you AS IS for your information and personal use and may not be sold / licensed / shared on other websites without getting consent from its author.While downloading, if for some reason you are not able to download a presentation, the publisher may have deleted the file from their server.


- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - E N D - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -

Presentation Transcript


Nahjul balaaghah about death and dying

Nahjul Balaaghahabout Death and Dying

By A.S. Hashim. MD


Supplication

Nahjul Balaaghah about Death and Dying

Supplicationبـســـم الله الرحمن الرحيم

In the Name of God,

Lord of Mercy and

Lord of Grace


Nahjul balaaghah

Nahjul Balaaghah about Death and Dying

Nahjul Balaaghah

  • Nahjul Balaaghah, a highly valued book, consists of:

    • 254 sermons,

    • 48 letters, and

    • 212 sayings of Imam Ali

  • Nahjul Balaaghah is unique to Imam Ali

  • None of the Sahaaba was ever able to produce anything like it:

    • neither in substance

    • nor in literary eloquence.

  • No wonder Ali was referred to as:

    • Sayyid al-Bulaghaa' (Pinnacle of Literary Expression) and

    • Sayyid al-Fu'qahaa, (Pinnacle of the Jurisprudents)


  • References about death and dying

    Nahjul Balaaghah about Death and Dying

    References about Death and Dying

    • Nahjul Balaaghah contains 23 references about death and Dying, some of which appear here

    • The quotes appear in various sermons,

      • said at variable occasions and

      • about different subjects.

        • The Arabic quotes are from the book of Nahjul Balaaghah, by Dr. Subhi Al-Salih, and so is the numbering of the sermons and pages, 1st Edition, Beirut 1967.

        • The Number of the sermons may differ by a factor of 1 in other volumes of Nahjul Balaaghah

        • The references are quotes by Abd al-Zahra' al-Husayni in vols. I & IV of his work (see Al-Islam.org, internet)


    Time element

    Nahjul Balaaghah about Death and Dying

    Time Element

    • The majority of Ali's sayings and speeches were stated:

      • During his Khilaafah when in Kufa,

      • At Different Places

      • At Different Occasions

      • Often at Khutba of Jumu’ah


    In sermon 64 page 95 ali about death 1

    Nahjul Balaaghah about Death and Dying

    In Sermon 64, Page 95 Ali: about Death #1

    • See next slide please

      Other sources:

      • Al-'Amidi, Ghurar, 105, 154, 155, 246;

      • Sibt, Tadhkirah, 145.

      • Nasr, Siffin, * 7


    In sermon 64 ali about death 1

    Nahjul Balaaghah about Death and Dying

    In Sermon 64, Ali: about Death #1


    In sermon 85 page 116 ali about death 2

    Nahjul Balaaghah about Death and Dying

    In Sermon 85, Page 116 Ali: about Death #2

    • See next slide please

      Other sources:

      • Abu Nu`aym, Hilyah, I, 77;

      • al-Wasiti, `Uyun al-hikam;

      • Sibt, Tadhkirah, 131;

      • Ibn Talhah, Matalib, I, 140


    In sermon 85 ali about death 2

    Nahjul Balaaghah about Death and Dying

    In Sermon 85, Ali: about Death #2


    In sermon 91 page 134 ali about death 3

    Nahjul Balaaghah about Death and Dying

    In Sermon 91, Page 134 Ali: about Death #3

    • See next slide please

      Other sources:

      • Mas`adah ibn Sadaqah, author of Khutab Amir al-Mu'minin;

      • Ibn `Abd Rabbih, al-`Iqd, II, 406;

      • al-Saduq, al-Tawhid, 34;

      • al-Zamakhshari, Rabi`, I, bab al-mala'ikah;

      • Ibn al-'Athir, al-Nihayah, discusses its unusual (gharib) phrases in several places;

      • Ibn Tawus, Faraj al-mahmum, 56.


    In sermon 91 ali about death 3

    Nahjul Balaaghah about Death and Dying

    In Sermon 91, Ali: about Death #3


    In sermon 109 page 160 ali about death 4

    Nahjul Balaaghah about Death and Dying

    In Sermon 109, Page 160 Ali: about Death #4

    • See next slide please

      Other sources:

      • Ibn `Abd Rabbih, al-`Iqd, IV, 76;

      • al-Zamakhshari, Rabi`, bab al-mala'ikah;

      • al-'Amidi, Ghurar


    In sermon 109 ali about death 4

    Nahjul Balaaghah about Death and Dying

    In Sermon 109, Ali: about Death #4


    In sermon 113 page 168 ali about death 5

    Nahjul Balaaghah about Death and Dying

    In Sermon 113, Page 168 Ali: about Death #5

    • See next slide please

      Other sources:

      • Al-Zamakhshari, Rabi`, at the beginning;

      • al-'Amidi, Ghurar, 86, 189.


    In sermon 113 ali about death 5

    Nahjul Balaaghah about Death and Dying

    In Sermon 113, Ali: about Death #5


    In sermon 156 page 219 ali about death 6

    Nahjul Balaaghah about Death and Dying

    In Sermon 156, Page 219 Ali: about Death #6

    • See next slide please

      Other sources:

      • Al-Tusi, Talkhis al-Shafi, I, 326;

      • al-Hilli, Mukhtasar Basa'ir al-darajat, 195;

      • al-Tabarsi, al-'Ihtijaj, I, 326;

      • al-Muttaqi, Kanz, VIII, 215;

      • al-Majlisi, Bihar, bab al-fitan wa al-mihan, 448.


    In sermon 156 ali about death 6

    Nahjul Balaaghah about Death and Dying

    In Sermon 156, Ali: about Death #6


    In sermon 188 page 278 ali about death 7

    Nahjul Balaaghah about Death and Dying

    In Sermon 188, Page 278 Ali: about Death #7

    • See next slide please

      Other sources:

      • Abu Mansur al-Tha`alibi, al-'I`jaz wa al-'Ijaz, 31


    In sermon 188 ali about death 7

    Nahjul Balaaghah about Death and Dying

    In Sermon 188, Ali: about Death #7


    In sermon 230 page 351 ali about death 8

    Nahjul Balaaghah about Death and Dying

    In Sermon 230, Page 351 Ali: about Death #8

    • See next slide please

      Other sources:

      • Ibn al-'Athir, al-Nihayah, I, 355, II, 61, 103, III, 174;

      • al-'Amidi, Ghurar, 112, 148, 213.


    In sermon 230 ali about death 8

    Nahjul Balaaghah about Death and Dying

    In Sermon 230, Ali: about Death #8


    In sermon 235 page 355 ali about death 9

    Nahjul Balaaghah about Death and Dying

    In Sermon 235, Page 355 Ali: about Death #9

    • See next slide please

      Other sources:

      • Al-Mufid, al-'Amali, 60;

      • Ibn al-'Athir, al-Nihayah, III, 143 (t.y.b);

      • Muhammad ibn Habib, al-'Amali, 112;

      • Ahmad ibn Hanbal, Musnad, hadith 228;

      • Ibn Hisham, al-Sirat al-Nabawiyyah, IV, 213;

      • al-Baladhuri, Ansab, I, 571;

      • Abu Ishaq Ibrahim ibn al-Sari ibn Sahl al-Nahwi, al-'Amali;

      • For (3) & (4) see `Abd al-Zahra', III, 182.


    In sermon 235 ali about death 9

    Nahjul Balaaghah about Death and Dying

    In Sermon 235, Ali: about Death #9


    In ali s will letter 31 ali about death 10

    Nahjul Balaaghah about Death and Dying

    In Ali’s Will: Letter 31, Ali: about Death #10


    Be in allah s care

    Nahjul Balaaghah about Death and Dying

    Be in Allah’s Care

    Thank you and May God Bless you.

    Dr. A.S. Hashim


  • Login