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42) Imam Sajjad's Supplication upon Completing a Reading of the Qur'an
O God, Thou hast helped me complete Thy Book, which Thou sent down as a light and appointed as a guardian over every book Thou hast sent down, preferring it over every narrative which Thou hast recounted,...

A Brief Biography of Lady Fatima al-Zahra (as)
...When the verse “Do not call the Prophet like the way you call one another”(24:63) was revealed, even Fātima, like everyone else, started to address him as “O the Messenger of Allah” instead of saying “O Father!” After hearing Fātima calling him in this very formal manner, the Prophet said, “O Fātima, this verse does not apply to you or your children...You should still call me ‘O Father’ because...

A Brief Biography of Prophet Muhammad (s)
...his time was divided into three parts: one spent for God, in worshipping and remembering Him; a part for himself and his household and domestic needs; and a part for the people. During this part of his time he was engaged in spreading and teaching Islam and its sciences, administrating to the needs of the Islamic society and removing whatever evils existed, providing for the needs of the Muslim...

An Old Lady learns a Valuable Lesson (story)
There was one old woman who was very bad. She used to throw rubbish on the Prophet (S) whenever he passed her house. The Prophet (S) used to have to pass her house every time he went to the mosque and this bad old woman used to throw her rubbish on him but he never ever got angry with her...

And I'll Get the Firewood... (story)
Our Prophet, Prophet Muhammad (S) was sent by Allah to be our teacher. He said, "I have been sent to perfect noble manners." He taught the Muslims in many ways. So

Different aspects of the Qur'an's miraculous nature
Apart from the literary miracle of the Qur'an there are some other manifestations of its miraculous nature. If the literary miracle of the Qur'an can only be grasped by one who has some mastery in the Arabic language, the other miraculous qualities can, fortunately, be grasped by everyone...

Evidences of the prophethood of the prephet of Islam
Prophethood can be proved in three ways: (a) by miracles accompanying the prophetic call; (b) by the accumulated evidence from companions and witnesses in support of the truth of the call; and (c) by the verification provided by the previous Prophet. The prophecy of the Messenger of Islam can be confirmed by each of the above means. Here we shall briefly explain the second way and allude to some o...

Fascinating discourses from Prophet Muhammad (pbuh)
Twenty Traditions from the Holy Prophet (s)

Merits of the Ahl al-Bayt (Hadith of the Cloak)
...Thus it is clear from above discussion that Prophet Muhammad's (pbuh) daily habit of stopping at his daughter Fatima Zahra's (as) house and addressing her household as Ahlul Bayt (Ahl al-Bayt),

Miracles of the prophet Muhammad (s)
The miracles of the Holy Prophet cannot be limited to the fact that the Qur'an was revealed through him; rather, in various circumstances, for the sake of convincing certain persons, he performed a number of miracles. Here, we must firmly establish in our minds, on the basis of the following simple inquiry, the fact that the Prophet did accomplish miracles other than that of the revelation of the ...

Respect for the companions of the Prophet
There is a question which should be addressed without prejudice, sentimentalism or bitterness: were all the companions equally just, pious and devoid of sin? It is clear that seeing the Prophet and keeping his company, despite being a great honour, cannot be seen as rendering a person immune from sin; we cannot therefore regard all of the companions in exactly the same light, as being all equally ...

Sermon 1 of Nahj al-Balagha: About God's Creation
In this sermon he recalls the creation of Earth and Sky and the creation of Adam and in it he mentions the Hajj

Sermon 100 of Nahj al-Balagha, About the Holy Prophet and his Descendants
Praise be to Allah Who spreads His bounty throughout the creation, and extends His hand of generosity among them. We praise Him in all His affairs and seek His assistance for fulfilment of His rights. We stand witness that there is no god except He and that Muhammad (p.b.u.h.a.h.p. ) is His slave and Prophet.

Sermon 106 of Nahj al-Balagha: About Islam
Praise belongs to Allah, who established Islam and made it easy for those who approach it and gave strength to its columns against any one who tries to overpower it. So Allah made it (a source of) peace for him who clings to it, safety for him who enters it, argument for him who speaks about it,...

Sermon 2 of Nahj al-Balagha : The Status of Ahl al-Bayt
They (Ahl al-Bayt) are the trustees of His secrets, shelter for His affairs, source of knowledge about Him, centre of His wisdom, valleys for His books and mountains of His religion. With them Allah straightened the bend of religion’s back and removed the trembling of its limbs...

Sermon 70 of Nahj al-Balagha: Spoken on the morning of the day when Amir al-mu'minin was fatally struck with sword.
I was sitting when sleep overtook me. I saw the Prophet of Allah appear before me, and I said: "O Prophet of Allah! What crookedness and enmity I had to face from your nation. "The Prophet of Allah said:...

Sermon 72 of Nahj al-Balagha: How to invoke Divine blessing on the Prophet.
My God, the Spreader of the surfaces (of earth) and Keeper (intact) of all skies, Creator of hearts on good and evil nature, send Thy choicest blessings and growing favours on Muhammad Thy servant and Thy Prophet who is the last of those who preceded (him)...

Sermon 89 of Nahj al-Balagha: About the Holy Prophet
Allah sent the Prophet after the mission of other Prophets had stopped and the peoples were in slumber for a long time. Evils were raising heads, all matters were under disruption and in flames of wars, while the world was devoid of brightness, and full of open deceitfulness.

Sermon 94 of Nahj al-Balagha: Allah's praise and eulogy of the prophets
Exalted is Allah Whom heights of daring cannot approach and fineness of intelligence cannot find. He is such First that there is no extremity for Him so that He be contained within it, nor is there an end for Him where would cease.

Sermon 95 of Nahj al-Balagha: About the condition of the people at the time of the Prophet's proclamation
Allah sent the Prophet at a time when the people were going astray in perplexity and were moving here and there in mischief. Desires had deflected them and self-conceit had swerved them...