Nahjul Balagaha – English Sermons

001 Grades of knowledge of Allah, creation of earth and sky, birth of  Adam, division of Quranic inj.mp3

002 Arabia before proclamation of Prophethood, merits of Ahlulbayt(a) and disparagement of a certain.mp3

003 Sermon of ash-Shiqshiqiyyah.mp3

004 Amir al-mu’minin’s far-sightedness and his staunch conviction in Belief.mp3

005 Delivered when the Holy Prophet died.mp3

006 Delivered on being advised not to chase Tallah and Zubayr.mp3

007 About the hypocrites.mp3

008 Said about az-Zubayr at a time for which it was appropriate.mp3

009 Cowardice of the people of Jamal.mp3

010 About Talhah and az-Zubayr.mp3

011 When Amir al-mu’minin gave the standard to his son.mp3

012 When Allah gave him (Amir al-mu’minin) victory over the enemy at the Battle of Jamal.mp3

013 Condemning the people of Basrah.mp3

014 This also is in condemnation of the people of Basrah.mp3

015 After resuming the land grants made by `Uthman ibn `Affan, he said.mp3

016 Delivered when allegiance was sworn to him at Medina.mp3

017 About those who sit for dispensation of justice among people but are not fit for it.mp3

018 Amir al-mu’minin said in disparagement of view among the theologians.mp3

019 Amir al-mu’minin was delivering a lecture from the pulpit of Kufah when Ash ibn Qays objected.mp3

020 Death and taking lessons from it.mp3

021 Advice to keep light in this world.mp3

022 About those who accused him of `Uthman’s killing.mp3

023 About keeping aloof from envy, and good behaviour towards kith and kin.mp3

024 Exhorting people.mp3

025 When Amir al-mu’minin received successive news that muawiyah’ men were occupying cities.mp3

026 Arabia before proclamation of Prophethood.mp3

027 Exhorting people.mp3

028 About the transient nature of this world and importance of the next world.mp3

029 About those who found pretexts.mp3

030 Disclosing real facts about assassination of `Uthman.mp3

031 When before the commencement of the Battle of Jamal.mp3

032 About the disparagement of the world and categories of its people.mp3

033 Abdullah ibn `Abbas says that when Amir al-mu’minin set out.mp3

034 To prepare the people for fighting with the people of Syria.mp3

035 Amir al-mu’minin said after Arbitration.mp3

036 Warning the people of Nahrawan of their fate.mp3

037 Amir al-mu’minin’s sermon about his own stedfastness in religion and precedence in acceptance of.mp3

038 About naming of doubt as such and disparagement of those in doubt.mp3

039 In disparagement of those who shrink from fighting.mp3

040 When Amir al-mu’minin heard the cry of Kharijites that -Verdict is only that of Allah.mp3

041 In condemnation of treason.mp3

042 About heart’s desires and extended hopes.mp3

043 After Amir al-mu’minin had sent Jarir ibn `Abdillah al-Bajali to Mauawiyah.mp3

044 When Masqalah ibn Hubayrah ash-Shaybani fled to Mu`awiyah with money from government account.mp3

045 About Allah’s greatness and lowliness of this world.mp3

046 When Amir al-mu’minin decided to march towards Syria.mp3

047 About calamities befalling Kufah.mp3

048 Delivered at the time of marching towards Syria.mp3

049 About Allah’s greatness and sublimity.mp3

050 Admixture of right and wrong.mp3

051 When in Siffin the men of Mu`awiyah overpowered the men of Amir al-mu’minin.mp3

052 This sermon subject is the downfall of the world and reward and punishment in the next world.mp3

053 On the swearing of allegiance.mp3

054 When Amir al-mu’minin’s men showed impatience on his delay in giving them permission to fight in.mp3

055 About steadiness in the battlefield.mp3

056 Amir al-mu’minin said to his companions about Mu`awiyah.mp3

057 Addressing the Kharijites, Amir al-mu’minin said.mp3

058 When Amir al-mu’minin showed his intention to fight the Kharijites.mp3

059 When Amir al-mu’minin was told that the Kharijites had been totally killed.mp3

060 Amir al-mu’minin also said.mp3

061 When Amir al-mu’minin was warned of being killed by deceit, he said.mp3

062 About the transience of the world.mp3

063 About decline and destruction of the world.mp3

064 About Allah’s attributes.mp3

065 In some of the days of Siffin Amir al-mu’minin said to his followers.mp3

066 When after the death of the Prophet news reached Amir al-mu’minin about the happening in Saqifah.mp3

067 When Amir al-mu’minin appointed Muhammad ibn Abu Bakr Governor of Egypt.mp3

068 Admonishing his companions about careless behaviour.mp3

069 Just before Amir al-mu’minin was fatally struck with sword.mp3

070 In condemnation of the people of Iraq.mp3

071 Herein Amir al-mu’minin tells people how to supplicate.mp3

072 Amir al-mu’minin said about Marwan ibn al-Hakam at Basrah.mp3

073 When the Consultative Committee decided to swear allegiance to `Uthman.mp3

074 When Amir al-mu’minin learnt that the Umayyads blamed him for killing `Uthman.mp3

075 About preaching and counselling.mp3

076 About Umayyads.mp3

077 Supplications of Amir al-mu’minin.mp3

078 When Amir al-mu’minin decided to set out for the battle with the Kharijites.mp3

079 After the Battle of Jamal, Concerning Women and Their Short comings.mp3

080 About the way of preaching and counselling.mp3

081 About the world and its people.mp3

082 This sermon is called the al-Gharra’ and it is one of the most wonderful sermons.mp3

083 About `Amr ibn al-`As.mp3

084 About the perfection of Allah and counselling.mp3

085 About getting ready for the next world and following Allah’s commandments.mp3

086 The Qualities of a faithful believer.mp3

087 About the division of the community into factions.mp3

088 About the Holy Prophet.mp3

089 Allah’s attributes and some advice.mp3

090 This sermon is known as the Sermon of Skeletons (Khutbatu’l-Ashbah).mp3

091 When people decided to Swear allegiance at Amir al-mu’minin’s hand.mp3

092 About the annihilation of the Kharijites, the mischief mongering of Umayyads.mp3

093 Allah’s praise and eulogy of the prophets.mp3

094 About the condition of the people at the time of the Prophet’s proclamation.mp3

095 In eulogy of the Holy Prophet.mp3

096 Admonishing his own companions.mp3

097 Oppression of the Umayyads.mp3

098 About abstinence of the world and vicissitudes of time.mp3

099 About the Holy Prophet and his Descendants.mp3

100 About the vicissitudes of time.mp3

101 On the same subject – Day of Judgement.mp3

102 About abstemiousness and fear of Allah.mp3

103 About the condition of the people before the proclamation of prophethood.mp3

104 In eulogy of the Holy Prophet.mp3

105 About Islam.mp3

106 Delivered during one of the days of Siffin.mp3

107 It is one of the sermons about the vicissitudes of time.mp3

108 About the Might of Allah.mp3

109 About Islam.mp3

110 Caution about this world.mp3

111 About the Angel of Death and depart of spirit.mp3

112 About this world and its people.mp3

113 About abstemiousness, fear of Allah and importance of providing for the next life.mp3

114 Seeking rain.mp3

115 About troubles which would arise and the Day of Judgement.mp3

116 Rebuking Misers.mp3

117 In praise of his faithful companions.mp3

118 Amir al-mu’minin collected the people and exhorted them to jihad but.mp3

119 About the greatness of Ahlu’l-bayt and the importance of the laws of Islam.mp3

120 A man from among the companions of Amir al-mu’minin stood up and said.mp3

121 When the Kharijites persisted in their rejecting the Arbitration.mp3

122 Amir al-mu’minin’s address to his followers on the battlefield of Siffin.mp3

123 To exhort his followers to fight.mp3

124 About the Kharijites and their opinion on Arbitration.mp3

125 When Amir al-mu’minin was spoken ill of for showing equality in the distribution ….mp3

126 About the Kharijites.mp3

127 About Important happenings in Basrah.mp3

128 About measures and weights, the transience of this world and the condition of its people.mp3

129 Delivered when Abu Dharr was exiled towards ar-Rabadhah.mp3

130 Grounds for accepting the Caliphate and the qualities of a ruler and governor.mp3

131 Warning about death and counselling.mp3

132 On the Glory of Allah.mp3

133 Delivered when Caliph `Umar ibn al-Khattab consulted Amir al-mu’minin.mp3

134 There was some exchange of words between `Uthman ibn `Affan and Amir al-mu’minin.mp3

135 About the sincerity of his own intention and support of the oppressed.mp3

136 About Talhah and az-Zubayr.mp3

137 Referring to events in the future.mp3

138 On the occasion of the Consultative Committee -after the death of `Umar ibn al-Khattab.mp3

139 About backbiting and speaking ill of others.mp3

140 Against reliance on heresy.mp3

141 Against misplaced generosity.mp3

142 Praying for rain.mp3

143 Deputation of Prophets.mp3

144 About this world.mp3

145 Spoken when `Umar ibn al-Khattab consulted Amir al-mu’minin about war against Persians.mp3

146 The purpose of the deputation of the Holy Prophet and .mp3

147 About attitude of Talhah and az-Zubayr and the people of Basrah.mp3

148 Before his passing away (last will).mp3

149 About future events and some activities of the hypocrites.mp3

150 The condition of the people during disorder, and advice against oppression.mp3

151 About the greatness and the attributes of Allah.mp3

152 About negligent persons and the characteristics of beasts, carnivores and women.mp3

153 About the Ahlu’l-bayt (of the Holy Prophet) and their opposers.mp3

154 About the wonderful creation of bat.mp3

155 About the malice borne by `A’ishah and warning the people of Basrah.mp3

156 Urging people towards Piety (taqwa).mp3

157 About the Holy Prophet and the Holy Qur’an.mp3

158 Good behaviour with people and ignoring their faults.mp3

159 Praise of Allah.mp3

160 Deputation of the Holy Prophet.mp3

161 One of Amir al-mu’minin’s companions (from Banu Asad) asked him.mp3

162 Attributes of Allah.mp3

163 When people went to Amir al-mu’minin in a deputation and complained to him.mp3

164 Describing the wonderful creation of the peacock. About the wonderful creation of birds.mp3

165 Advice for observing courtesy and kindness and keeping in and out of the same.mp3

166 At the beginning of his Caliphate. Fulfilment of rights and obligations.mp3

167 After swearing of allegiance to Amir al-mu’minin, some people.mp3

168 When the people of Jamal set off for Basrah Amir al-mu’minin said.mp3

169 When Amir al-mu’minin approached Basrah an Arab met him.mp3

170 When Amir al-mu’minin decided to fight the enemy face to face at Siffin he said.mp3

171 About the Consultative Committee and the Battle of Jamal.mp3

172 On eligibility for the Caliphate.mp3

173 About Talhah ibn `Ubaydillah. Delivered when he received the news.mp3

174 Warning to neglectful people, and about the vastness of his own knowledge.mp3

175 Preaching.mp3

176 About the two arbiters -after the battle of Siffin.mp3

177 Praise of Allah, transience of this world, and causes of the decline of Allah’s blessings.mp3

178 Dhi`lib al-Yamani asked Amir al-mu’minin whether he had seen Allah.mp3

179 Condemning his disobedient men.mp3

180 Amir al-mu’minin sent one of his men to bring him news about a group of the.mp3

181 It has been related by Nawf al-Bikali that Amir al-mu’minin delivered this sermon.mp3

182 Praise of Allah for His bounties.mp3

183 One of the Kharijites al-Burj ibn Mus’hir at-Ta’i raised the slogan against Amir al-mu’minin. Im.mp3

184 Praise of Allah and His wonderful creatures.mp3

185 About the Oneness of Allah.mp3

186 Regarding the vicissitudes of time.mp3

187 Allah’s favours.mp3

188 Steadfast and transient belief.mp3

189 Importance of fear of Allah, desolateness of the grave, and.mp3

190 Praise of Allah.mp3

191 Known as al-Khutbah al-Qasi`ah -Sermon of Disparagement.mp3

192 It is related that a companion of Amir al-mu’minin called Hammam who.mp3

193 In description of hypocrites.mp3

194 Allah’s praise, advice about fear of Allah and details about the Day of Judgement.mp3

195 The condition of the world at the time of the proclamation of prophethood.mp3

196 Amir al-mu’minin’s attachment to the Holy Prophet. The performance of his funeral rites.mp3

197 Allah’s attribute of Omniscience.mp3

198 Containing advice given by Amir al-mu’minin to his companions. About Prayer.mp3

199 Treason and treachery of Mu`awiyah and the fate of those guilty of treason.mp3

200 One should not be afraid of the scarcity of those who tread on the right path.mp3

201 What Amir al-mu’minin said on the occasion of the burial of Sayyidatu’n-nisa’ Aa’limeen.mp3

202 Transience of this world, and importance of collecting provisions for the next life.mp3

203 What Amir al-mu’minin said generally to his companions warning them.mp3

204 After swearing allegiance to Amir al-mu’minin, Talhah and az-Zubayr complained.mp3

205 During the battle of Siffin Amir al-mu’minin heard some of his men.mp3

206 In the battle of Siffin Amir al-mu’minin saw Imam al-Hasan proceeding rapidly.mp3

207 When Amir al-mu’minin’s companions expressed displeasure.mp3

208 Amir al-mu’minin went to enquire about the health of his companion.mp3

209 Someone asked Amir al-mu’minin about concocted traditions and contradictory sayings.mp3

210 The greatness of Allah and the creation of the Universe.mp3

211 About those who give up supporting right.mp3

212 The Sublimity of Allah and a eulogy of the Prophet.mp3

213 The Prophet’s nobility of descent.mp3

214 A prayer which Amir al-mu’minin often recited.mp3

215 Delivered at the battle of Siffin. Mutual rights of the ruler and the ruled.mp3

216 About the excesses of the Quraysh.mp3

217 When Amir al-mu’minin passed by the corpses of Talhah ibn `Ubaydullah and.mp3

218 Qualities of the God-fearing and the pious.mp3

219 Amir al-mu’minin recited the verse.mp3

220 Delivered after reciting the verse- therein declare glory unto Him.mp3

221 Amir al-mu’minin recited the verse- O’ thou man! what hath beguild thee from thy Lord.mp3

222 About keeping aloof from oppression and misappropriation. `Aqil’s condition.mp3

223 Supplication.mp3

224 Transience of the world and the helplessness of those in graves.mp3

225 Supplication.mp3

226 About a companion who passed away from this world before the occurrence of troubles.mp3

227 About allegiance to Amir al-mu’minin for the Caliphate.mp3

228 Advice about fear of Allah, and an account of those who remain apprehensive of death.mp3

229 Amir al-mu’minin delivered this sermon at Dhiqar on his way to Basrah.mp3

230 Abdullah ibn Zama`ah who was one of the followers of Amir al-mu’minin came to him.mp3

231 On Ja`dah ibn Hubayrah al-Makhzumi’s inability to deliver a sermon. About speaking the truth.mp3

232 Causes for difference in the features and traits of people.mp3

233 Spoken when Amir al-mu’minin was busy in the funeral ablution of the Holy Prophet.mp3

234 In this sermon Amir al-mu’minin has related his own condition.mp3

235 About collecting provision for the next world.mp3

236 About the two arbitrators (Abu Musa al-Ash`ari and `Amr ibn al-`As) and.mp3

237 Amir al-mu’minin describes herein the members of the Prophet’s family.mp3

Sermon 238.mp3

Sermon 239.mp3