By Sheikh Sadooq - XKP
THE background FACILITATION sequence -1-SUMMARY OF THE ATTRIBUTES
Al-Khisal is a set of non secular and ethical precepts from trustworthy works at the topic compiled by means of Sheikh Sadooq. Abu Ja’far Muhammad ibn Ali ibn al-Hussein ibn Musa ibn Babooyeh Al-Qumi nicknamed Sheikh Sadooq used to be a jurist and a well-known student on Shiite traditions. Sheikh Tousi in his Al-Istibsar that's one of many 4 significant Shiite reference books has nicknamed him Imad Al-Din that suggests the pillar of faith. approximately his date and place of origin there isn't any particular details. Ibn Babooyeh used to be cited in a discovered kin in Qum and in his adolescence was once trained via recognized lecturers of the town. On an unknown date Ibn Babooyeh left Qum for Ray which was once the capital of the Buwahids and settled in that urban. In 352 A.H. (963 A.D.) with the permission of Rukn ad-Dawlah the governor of Ray, he left for the holy urban of Mashhad to accomplish the pilgrimage to the holy shrine of Imam Reza (MGB ). the most attribute of Ibn Babooyeh is that by means of stressing on traditions, he explains and proves theological arguments. His jurisprudence is additionally in accordance with traditions. He considers analogy and deduction no longer permissible.
Ibn Babooyeh traveled broadly to assemble traditions. He met many masters of traditions and he has left at the back of many works in culture. His nickname ‘Sadooq’ used to be as a result of his authenticity in narrating the traditions. the 1st one that nicknamed Ibn Babooyeh as ‘Sadooq’ was once Ibn Idris.
Ibn Babooyeh used to be a voluminous author. He himself mentions that he has compiled greater than 245 books. a few of his works are as follows: Al-Iteqadat, Al-Amali, guy los angeles Yahzaroh Al-Faqih, Uyun Akhbar Al-Reza, Al-Faqih, Al-Amali, Illal Ash-Sharayeh, Al-Tawhid, Thawab Al-Amaal va Uqab al-Amaal, Al-Khisal and some different manuscripts that are found in numerous libraries. approximately 2 hundred books ascribed to him are pointed out in Rijal-i-Najashi and the works of Tousi and Ibn Shahr Aashub.
Sheikh Al-Sadooq, who authored one of many 4 simple works on Shiite traditions, compiled dozens of authoritative collections of traditions, each one of which typically follows a specific topic. His Al-Tawhid collects traditions which illustrate the occupation of monotheism. His Uyun Akhbar Al-Reza gathers jointly every little thing that has been similar approximately Imam Reza (MGB); the 8th Imam, whose tomb in Mashhad is the holiest pilgrimage website in Iran. The paintings includes things like descriptions of the Imam's mom; reasons of the explanation why his identify used to be selected; all of the sayings that have been recorded from him; and traditions referring to his loss of life and the miracles that have happened at his tomb.
The current paintings that's Sheikh Al-Sadooq's Al-Khisal demonstrates the significance of numbers within the traditions. This has ended in a necessary selection of traditions that's very attention-grabbing to review. every one a part of this e-book includes a number of traditions on numerous concerns. His major subject matter during this booklet is on ethics, manners and solid features. This publication covers numbered features. It begins with one and ends with a million. The traditions are offered with a whole checklist of transmission. this is often the 1st booklet of this type. Sheikh Sadooq himself offered his motivation for compiling Al-Khisal as follows, “I spotted that the former Sheikhs and students have already compiled books on numerous elements of data. notwithstanding, they've got overlooked to assemble a e-book on numbers and stable and undesirable features. seeing that this subject is especially priceless in case you search wisdom, i made a decision to collect this e-book so that it will catch up with to God, reach divine rewards, prosperity and the Almighty God’s Mercy. I ask God to not flip my hopefulness into hopelessness, considering that He has strength over all things.” Al-Khisal is a smart encyclopedia on Islamic wisdom, the forbidden and the allowed acts, old subject matters, interpretations at the Holy Quran, philosophical issues and political matters. it's the most important resources of traditions from the contributors of the Holy family of the Prophet of God (MGB). it truly is an genuine resource and plenty of authoritative works on Shiite traditions akin to Bihar Al-Anwar have brought up it as a reference. we've got attempted to complement it with many footnotes which clarify the options and phrases offered within the textual content after doing loads of study in order that the readers can achieve as a lot enjoy the booklet as possible.
Research and Translation by:ALI PEIRAVI, PH.D. - TALAT JUNE PEIRAVI, B.A. Edited by way of: LISA ZAYNAB MORGAN, M.A.
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