A brief introduction to GHADEER-E-KHUM incident. Scope. Background of Ghadeer-e-Khum The urgent revelation Location of Ghadeer-e-Khum Hayya Ala Khair-il-Amal When & in front of how many Muslims? What happened at Ghadeer-e-Khum Homage to Ali Contexts Quranic Exegesis (Tafsir):
“O my Lord, be a friend of him who is a friend of Ali, and be an enemy of one who bears enmity to Ali, help him who assists Ali and forsake him who will forsake Ali.”
When the ceremony was over, the Arch angel ‘Gibrael’ came and brought Ayat No. 5:3.
“…Today have I perfected upon you your religion and completed upon you My blessings and approved for you Islam as your religion...” (Al-Maeda/5:3)
When Imam Ali said to Anas: "Why do you not stand up and testify what you heard from the messenger of Allah on the day of Ghadeer?" he answered, "O Amir al-Momineen! I have grown old and do not remember." Thereupon Ali said: "May Allah mark you with a white spot (of leprosy) unconcealable with your turban, if you are intentionally withholding the truth." And before Anas got up from his place he bore a large white spot on his face. Thereafter, Anas used to say: "I am under the curse of a righteous slave of Allah.
This incident which took place in Kufa in the year 35 A.H. has itself been narrated by four sahaba and 14 tabi'un and has been recorded in most books of history and tradition.