Hazarat Ali – A Soul Beyond Humanity:- You pick up any religion, or any race prevailing since human time and you will notice that from time to time a number of idols kept appearing so that with their love, support, and ideology we become better human beings. One such idol who might not be with us physically, but spiritually and mentally he is always within us. It’s no one else but respected Hazarat Ali. 7th March happens to be respected by Hazarat Ali’s Birthday.
No article or even no report can highlight Hazarat Ali’s achievements, ideology, philosophy, and his life cycle because he himself is so powerful that it would take a hell lot of labor to be able to highlight Hazarat Ali’s life.
Hazarat Ali’s Birthday, let us try and know somethings about his life and why Hazarat Ali is counted amongst one of the best idols.
A Brief About Hazarat Ali:
Cousin and son-in-law of Muhammad, the Prophet of Islam and 4th of the rightly guided caliphs. Hazarat Ali is the 1st four successors of Muhammad.
Within Islamic tradition Hazarat Ali is known by a number of titles, some are given because of his personal qualities and others derived from his life’s episodes. Abu al-Hasan, Murtada (One who is chosen and Contented), Asad Allied (Lion of God), Haydar (Lion) and many more names.
Hazarat Ali’s life as recorded especially in Sunni and Shi’ I texts, has been divided into various periods that can be understood by looking at various events.
Son of Abu Talib and his wife Fatimah bin Asad, Ali was born on the 13th day of the lunar month of Rajab, some 600 years ago in Mecca.
Abu Talib became Hazarat Ali’s guardian when his father died and Fatimah bin Asad acted as the Prophet’s mother his biological moeht dies. When Hazarat Ali was 5 years old, his father became impoverished, and Ali was taken in and raised by Muhammad and his wife Khadijah.
By 10, Hazarat Ali became the second person after Khadijah to accept Islam. Then later, along with Zayd ibn Haritha, who was like a son the Prophet Abu Bakr, a respected member of the ruling Quraysh tribe of Mecca, he helped form the nucleus of the earliest Meccan Islamic community.
Both Sunni and Shi’ I sources confirm that occurrence in 622 of the most important episode of Hazarat Ali’s stint. …