Imam Ali

Did Imam Ali have sons named Omar, Abu Bakr and Othman? Or Daughters named Ayesha?

Question: Are there reliable sources that mention Imam Ali (as) or Imam Hassan (as) as having sons named

Are there any ahadith to prove mentioning Imam Ali in the Adhaan is Mustahab?

Question: Are there any ahadith to prove mentioning Imam Ali (as) in the Adhaan or Eqamah is Mustahab

How old was Ali ibn Abu Talib when he embraced Islam?

Question: How old was Ali ibn Abu Talib when he embraced Islam? Answer: Imam Ali (as) embraced Islam

Why do we say ‘alayhis salaam (peace be upon him) after the names of the Imams?

Question: Why do we say “alayhis salaam” (peace be upon him) for Imam Ali (as) or the other Imams

Did Imam Ali (a.s.) really put two men on fire because they claimed he was God?

Question: There is a story that says that Imam Ali (a.s) put two men on fire because they said he was God.

Do the Shia follow Imam Ali rather than Prophet Muhammad?!

Question: Sometimes people wonder why the Shia consider themselves the followers  of Imam Ali (a.s)? Are we not supposed to follow the guidance of the  Prophet of Islam? Do they follow Imam Ali rather than following the Sunna (tradition) of Prophet Muhammad?! Answer: Both Shia and Sunni Muslims claim that they are following the  guidelines and teachings revealed