The Superiority of Imam Ali (a) in the Sirah

Shaykh Muhammad Hadi Yusufi Gharawi underlines the unparalleled virtue and station of Imam ʿAli (a) in reference to the historical moments before and after the passing of the beloved Messenger (s) in this segment taken from ‘The Six Decisive Months’ lecture series held by Northwestern University Shia Muslim Association (SMA).

The event of the delivering (iblagh) of Surah al-Bara’a is mentioned, the distinguished role of the Commander of the Faithful ʿAli b. Abi Talib (a) in the wars defending the Muslims, as well as the Umayyad assault on Imam ʿAli’s merits.