By Sheikh Sadooq - XKP
THE background FACILITATION sequence -1-SUMMARY OF THE ATTRIBUTES
Al-Khisal is a set of spiritual and ethical precepts from trustworthy works at the topic compiled through 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 fashionable pupil on Shiite traditions. Sheikh Tousi in his Al-Istibsar that is one of many 4 significant Shiite reference books has nicknamed him Imad Al-Din that suggests the pillar of faith. approximately his date and fatherland there is not any precise info. Ibn Babooyeh was once stated in a discovered family members in Qum and in his adolescence used to be knowledgeable by way of recognized academics of 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 through stressing on traditions, he explains and proves theological arguments. His jurisprudence can also be in keeping with traditions. He considers analogy and deduction now not 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 l. a. 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, each one of which generally follows a selected topic. His Al-Tawhid collects traditions which illustrate the occupation of monotheism. His Uyun Akhbar Al-Reza gathers jointly every thing that has been similar 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; causes of explanation why his identify used to be selected; all of the sayings that have been recorded from him; and traditions bearing on 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 invaluable choice of traditions that's very fascinating to check. each one a part of this e-book includes a number of traditions on a variety of matters. His major topic during this ebook is on ethics, manners and reliable features. This e-book covers numbered features. It starts off with one and ends with 1000000. The traditions are offered with a whole list of transmission. this can be the 1st e-book 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 quite a few points of information. although, they've got overlooked to bring together a booklet on numbers and reliable and undesirable features. when you consider that this subject is especially helpful when you search wisdom, i made a decision to collect this e-book so one can 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, on account that He has strength over all things.” Al-Khisal is a smart encyclopedia on Islamic wisdom, the forbidden and the allowed acts, historic issues, interpretations at the Holy Quran, philosophical issues and political matters. it really is some of the most necessary resources of traditions from the contributors of the Holy family of the Prophet of God (MGB). it truly is an real resource and plenty of authoritative works on Shiite traditions corresponding to Bihar Al-Anwar have mentioned it as a reference. now we have attempted to complement it with many footnotes which clarify the suggestions and phrases awarded within the textual content after doing loads of study in order that the readers can achieve as a lot enjoy the ebook as possible.
Research and Translation by:ALI PEIRAVI, PH.D. - TALAT JUNE PEIRAVI, B.A. Edited via: LISA ZAYNAB MORGAN, M.A.
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