Imamah (Divine Leadership)

Meaning of Prophets admitting they don’t have knowledge of Unseen?

Question: What does it mean when Prophets and Imams admit that they do not have knowledge of the

Is the world ever left without the presence of a representative of God?

Question: In your lecture “The glad tidings of Ahmad’ in the eHawza, you mentioned that there was no

Did the Prophet (s) really say there will be 12 Caliphs after him? Sunni references?

Question: Is it true that there is a hadith from the Holy Prophet(s) that he said that there will be 12 caliphs or rulers after him? If it does exist, is it authentic, and does it exist in both Shia and Sunni books of narration? Please provide me with some of the main Sunni references

What is Wilayah Takwiniyyah and is it in the Quran and Hadith?

Question: What is the concept of ‘wilayah takwiniyah’ and is there evidence from the Quran regarding it? Why do some scholars reject this belief? Some people have the belief that the Imams have been given command over every single atom in the universe. If this is true, why do they need this type of power

Is there any mention of Imams in the Holy Quran?

Question: Is there any mention of the concept of “Imamah” (Divine Leadership) in the Holy Qur’an? Answer: The

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

Isn’t it wrong to believe that Imam Mahdi sees and knows everything we do?

Question: I am a revert, and I am afraid of committing shirk (associating partners with Allah). I want to know,

How can we prove that God has given the Ahlul Bayt shafa’ah (intercession) for the Shias?

Question: What is the proof that Allah (swt) has given the Ahlul Bayt shafa’ah(intercession) for the Shias? Answer:

How can the Imams of Ahlul-Bayt have a higher spiritual rank than the previous Prophets?

Question: How can it be that the Imams of Ahlul-Bayt (a.s) rank higher in terms of spirituality when compared

About Ayah 4:59: why is the phrase ‘olil-amr’ only mentioned once in the Ayah?

Question: I was discussing the verse 4:59 with a brother from the sunni school of thought and particularly