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 via Sheikh Sadooq. Abu Ja’far Muhammad ibn Ali ibn al-Hussein ibn Musa ibn Babooyeh Al-Qumi nicknamed Sheikh Sadooq was once a jurist and a favourite 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 homeland there isn't any special details. Ibn Babooyeh was once stated in a discovered kinfolk in Qum and in his early life was once expert by means of recognized lecturers of the town. On an unknown date Ibn Babooyeh left Qum for Ray which used to be 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 via stressing on traditions, he explains and proves theological arguments. His jurisprudence is usually according to traditions. He considers analogy and deduction no longer permissible.
Ibn Babooyeh traveled widely to assemble traditions. He met many masters of traditions and he has left at the back of many works in culture. His nickname ‘Sadooq’ was once because of his authenticity in narrating the traditions. the 1st one that nicknamed Ibn Babooyeh as ‘Sadooq’ used to be 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 two 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 easy works on Shiite traditions, compiled dozens of authoritative collections of traditions, every one of which generally follows a selected topic. His Al-Tawhid collects traditions which illustrate the career of monotheism. His Uyun Akhbar Al-Reza gathers jointly every thing that has been comparable approximately Imam Reza (MGB); the 8th Imam, whose tomb in Mashhad is the holiest pilgrimage web site in Iran. The paintings comprises things like descriptions of the Imam's mom; motives of explanation why his identify used to be selected; the entire sayings which were recorded from him; and traditions bearing on his demise 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 resulted in a worthy choice of traditions that's very fascinating to review. each one a part of this e-book comprises numerous traditions on a variety of matters. His major subject during this ebook is on ethics, manners and solid features. This e-book covers numbered features. It starts off with one and ends with 1000000. The traditions are awarded with an entire checklist of transmission. this can be the 1st ebook of this type. Sheikh Sadooq himself awarded his motivation for compiling Al-Khisal as follows, “I spotted that the former Sheikhs and students have already compiled books on a variety of facets of information. although, they've got ignored to collect a e-book on numbers and strong and undesirable features. given that this subject is especially worthwhile in case you search wisdom, i made a decision to bring together this e-book on the way to 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, for the reason that He has strength over all things.” Al-Khisal is a brilliant 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 essentially the most important resources of traditions from the individuals of the Holy loved ones of the Prophet of God (MGB). it truly is an real resource and plenty of authoritative works on Shiite traditions equivalent to Bihar Al-Anwar have stated it as a reference. we've got attempted to complement it with many footnotes which clarify the innovations and phrases provided within the textual content after doing loads of examine 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 through: LISA ZAYNAB MORGAN, M.A.
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