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Imam Reza’s Treatment of others

Generous Behavior The author of Tafseer Ayyashi quotes in his interpretation of Safvan: I asked Imam Reza (A.S) to give appointment to Muhammad bin Khalid to meet him. Meanwhile, I told the Imam (A.S) that he has abandoned his previous stances and declares that he wants to follow him. Imam Reza (A.S) said: ask him to come, when the son …

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Imam Reza (A.S) Answering the Accusations

Then, Imam Reza(A.S) mentioned accusations leveled against him by his opponents and explained the reason behind opposition of a number of such people including Ibn al Seraj, Ibn Abi Hamzah and the like.(1) Sadduq in Oyyun and Amali also narrating Ryan say: once we went to Ali bin Musa al Reza (A.S) and told him: O, you, the son of …

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Observing divine manners

Imam Reza (A.S) encountered different positive and negative figures in his life and treated every one of them accordingly and also answered their comments – either polite or impolite –by observing divine manners and Qur’anic guidelines. Take the following examples into considerations:  Clarifying the ambiguities for Bazanti According to Bazanti, Hemyari writes in Qurb al Asnad that once I wrote …

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Imam Reza’s Recommendations

Trust God Mohaddes Qomi writes in Muntaha al-Amal: Ahmad bin Omar bin Abi Shabe Jebeli and Hussein bin Yazid known as Nofeli, once went to Imam Reza (A.S) and told him: we were quite well off in the past, but now our situation is not satisfactory (we are poor now), pray for us and beseech God to restore the previous …

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Imam Reza’s Reliance on the Qur’an in his life

The Holy Qur’an is a divine book, a revelation, words of God and believers’ book of guidance and direction. This book is so valuable and magnificent that it was the last Prophet who had the responsibility of expressing and explaining it, and after him, his holy household who were introduced as Qur’an’s exegetes took this crucial responsibility. Imam Reza (A.S) …

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Morality of Imam Ali ibn Musa Reza (A.S)

Feeding The Needy Mu`ammar ibn Khala’ has reported: When Imam Reza (A.S) wanted to eat, a big tray was brought before him and he would pick up from the best food which was on the table, put it on the big tray and sent it for the needy people. Then he recited the following verses, فَلَا اقْتَحَمَ الْعَقَبَةَ (11) وَمَا …

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Biography of Imam Reza

Emam Reza (A.S.), the eighth Shi’ite Emam was born on Thursday 11th Zee al-Qa’adah 148 A.H. /29 December 765 A.D. in Medina. The new-born child was named Ali by his holy father, Emam Musa al-Kazim (A.S.), the seventh Shi’ite Emam. He was divinely entitled al-Reza and his nickname was Abul Hasan. For many times Emam Musa Al-Kazem (A.S) explicitly introduced …

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