Maʿānī al-ʾAkhbār

Author: Shaykh Muḥammad b. ʿAlī al-Ṣaduq (d. 381 AH)
Translator: Basel Kadem

Content

1. The chapter because of which we named this book, the Book of the Meanings of the Reports

2. The chapter of the meaning of a noun

3. The chapter of the meaning of «Bism-il-Laah-ir-Rahmaan-ir-Raheem»

4. Another chapter regarding the meaning of «Bism-il-Laah»

5. The chapter of the meaning of Allah, Glorious and Exalted is He

6. The chapter of the meaning of the One

7. The meaning of «al-Samad»

8. The meaning of the Saying of the Imams, peace be upon them, that Allah, Blessed and Exalted is He, is a Thing

9. The meaning of «Glorified be Allah»

10. The meaning of Monotheism and Justice

11. The meaning of «Allah is Greater»

12. The chapter of the meaning of the First and the Last

13. The meaning of terms mentioned in the Book and the Tradition about Monotheism

14. The meaning of the satisfaction of Allah, Exalted and Glorious is He, and His wrath

15. The meaning of guidance, aberration, success and abandonment from Allah, Blessed and Exalted is He

16. The meaning of «There is no force nor strength except by Allah»

17. The meaning of the separated letters at the beginning of the chapters of the Qur’an

18. The meaning of evening above the Throne

19. The meaning of the Throne and the Chair

20. The meaning of the Tablet and the Pen

21. The meaning of the scales by which the deeds of the servants are measured

22. The meaning of the Path

23. The meaning of the letters of the Adhan and Iqamah

24. The meaning of the letters of the alphabet

25. The meaning of the letters of sentences

26. The meaning of the names of the Prophets and Messengers, peace be upon them, and other than that

27. The meaning of the names of the Prophet, Allah’s blessings be upon him and his Family, and his Household, peace be upon them

28. The meaning of the names of Muhammed, Ali, Fatima, Hasan, Hussain and the Imams, peace be upon them

29. The meaning of the saying of the Prophet, Allah’s blessings be upon him and his Family: «Whoever I am his Leader, then Ali is his Leader»

30. The meaning of the saying of the Prophet, Allah’s blessings be upon him and his Family, to Ali, peace be upon him: «You are to me in the same position as Harun to Musa, except that there is no Prophet after me»

31. The meaning of the saying of the Prophet, Allah’s blessings be upon him and his Family, to Ali, Hasan and Hussain: «You are the ones considered weak after me»

32. The meaning of terms mentioned about the characteristic of the Prophet, Allah’s blessings be upon him and his Family

33. The meaning of Two Weighty Things and the Family

34. The meaning of aal, ahl, ‘itra and ummah

35. The meaning of the Clear Imam

36. The meaning of the saying of the Prophet, Allah’s blessings be upon him and his Family, with regards to Ali bin Abi Talib, peace be upon that, that he is the Master of the Arabs

37. The meaning of the marriage of the Light to the Light

38. The meaning of the one who wrongs himself, the moderate and the forerunner

39. The meaning of what is narrated with regards to that Fatima shielded her private organ, to which Allah forbade her offspring from the Fire

40. The meaning of what is narrated with regards Fatima, peace be upon her, that she is the Mistress of the women of all the worlds

41. The meaning of the Trusts which Allah, Exalted and Glorious is He, had ordered His servants to deliver to their people

42. The meaning of the Trusts that were presented upon the Heavens, the earth and the mountains, but which they refused to carry and feared, and which the human being carried

43. The meaning of the Abandoned Well and the Lofty Palace

44. The meaning of Tuba

45. The meaning of the hiding of Allah, Exalted and Glorious is He, to four within four

46. The meaning of the column whom the Messenger of Allah, Allah’s blessings be upon him and his Family, saw during the Night of the Ascension, whose origin is of silver, center is of ruby and peridot and top is of red gold

47. The meaning of Prophethood

48. The meaning of the sun, the moon, zuhra and Two farqads

49. The meaning of the sending of blessings upon the Prophet, Allah’s blessings be upon him and his Family

50. The meaning of the Means

51. The meaning of Three Sanctities

52. The meaning of disobedience to parents, fugitivity from masters and the sheep who strayed from the shepherd

53. The meaning of the saying of the Prophet, Allah’s blessings be upon him and his Family: «I am the Young Man, son of the Young Man, brother of the Young Man»

54. The meaning of adolescence and manhood

55. The meaning of the Father of Sand

56. The meaning of the Saying of the Commander of the Believers, peace be upon him: «I am Zaid bin Abd-Manaf bin ‘Amer bin Amru bin Mughaira bin Zaid bin Kilab»

57. The meaning of the Family of Yasin

58. The meaning of the narration that has been narrated of the Prophet, Allah’s blessings be upon him and his Family: «Do not antagonize the Days, lest they antagonize you»

59. The chapter of the meaning of the Tree from which Adam and Hawwa’ ate

60. The chapter of the meaning of the Words received by Adam from his Lord, after which He accepted his repentance

61. The meaning of the Word of Godfearness

62. The meaning of the Words with which Ibrahim was tested by his Lord, which he completed

63. The chapter of the meaning of the Remaining Word in the descendants of Ibrahim, peace be upon him

64. The meaning of the Infallibility of the Imam

65. The meaning of the forbidding of the Fire for the spine that (was a cause to have) ejaculated the Prophet, Allah’s blessings be upon him and his Family, the belly (that was caring) that carried him and the home that cared for him

66. The meaning of the words in which Allah, Exalted and Glorious is He, has gathered all goodness for Adam, peace be upon him

67. The meaning of the disbelief that does not reach (the extent of) polytheism

68. The meaning of impurity

69. The meaning of Iblees

70. The meaning of the kohl of Iblees, the material he licks and his snuffle

71. The meaning of the Stoned

72. The meaning of the Treasure of Speech

73. The meaning of the Concealed Things

74. The meaning of the Master of Forgiveness-seeking

75. The meaning of the saying of al-Sadiq, peace be upon him: «Beware from being benefactors»

76. The meaning of equivalence and thankfulness

77. The meaning of the knowledge which ignorance of does not harm, and which knowledge of does not benefit

78. The meaning of the hypocrite

79. The meaning of complaint during illness

80. The meaning of the wind that causes forgetfulness and bestows

81. The meaning of the saying of al-Sadiq, peace be upon him: «People are two: one who relieves, and another who rests»

82. The meaning of the secret and what is more hidden

83. The meaning of the Arabization of the Nabatean, and the Nabateaization of the Arab

84. The chapter of the meaning of what has been narrated with regards to that a woman has no equal, neither for her good, nor for her bad

85. The chapter of the meaning of consulting Allah, Exalted and Glorious is He

86. The chapter of the meaning of aggravation

87. The chapter of the meaning of the most sincere of names and the best of them

88. The chapter of the meaning of the unseen and the witnessed

89. The chapter of the meaning of that which deceives the eyes

90. The chapter of the meaning of the kantar

91. The meaning of baheera, sa’iba, waseela and haam

92. The meaning of the cruel and the villainous

93. The meaning of the drinking of thirsty cattle

94. The meaning of the two small, the two big and the two guises

95. The meaning of generosity of the grace

96. The meaning of the evil-wisher

97. The meaning of few

98. Another meaning of few

99. The meaning of the report which narrated that ill-omen is in three: in a woman, a riding animal and a home

100. The meaning of the saying of the Prophet, Allah’s blessings be upon him and his Family: «Any man who leaves two dinars, they are to burn between his eye»

101. The meaning of the apparent and the internal alms tax

102. The meaning of the saying of the Prophet, Allah’s blessings be upon him and his Family, to the man who died and left behind two dinars: «He left a lot»

103. The meaning of the pardoning of Allah’s Messenger, Allah’s blessings be upon him and his Family, for what is other than the nine categories in alms tax

104. The meaning of the community, schism, tradition and innovation

105. The meaning of the saying of the Prophet, Allah’s blessings be upon him and his Family, to the man to whom he said: «You and what you own is for your father»

106. The meaning of the footwears

107. The meaning of the saying of the Prophet, Allah’s blessings be upon him and his Family: «The center of the road is not for women»

108. The meaning of the Day of Meeting, the Day of Calling, the Day of Undervaluing and the Day of Brokenheartedness

109. The meaning of the saying of the Prophet, Allah’s blessings be upon him and his Family: «The example of my companions is like the example of the stars»

110. The meaning of the saying of him, peace be upon him: «The dissimilarity among my nation is a mercy»

111. The meaning of branched lying

112. The meaning of the saying of Allah, Exalted and Glorious is He: «Indeed, regarding My servants, you have no control over them»

113. The meaning of the cores, the nobles, the people of cottages and those of good birth

114. The meaning of the saying of the Prophet, Allah’s blessings be upon him and his Family: «Narrate of the Sons of Isra’eel, and there is no forbiddance»

115. The meaning of that which has been narrated with regards to that a jurist does not repeat a prayer

116. The meaning of sameet, sa’eeda, the male and the female

117. The meaning of the Major Striving

118. The meaning of the first of graces and their initiator

119. The meaning of the men with carnality

120. The meaning of arbi’aa’ and nitaf

121. The meaning of Al-Khaba'a by which Allah has not been worshipped with anything more beloved than it

122. The meaning of a man’s sending of peace upon himself

123. The meaning of domestication

124. The meaning of the saying of the Commander of the Believers, peace be upon him: «None rejects generosity except for a donkey»

125. The meaning of the clay of lunacy

126. The meaning of the two knobs

127. The meaning of humor

128. The meaning of the saying of Abu Dharr, upon whom is the mercy of Allah: «Three things which the people hate, and which I love»

129. The meaning of the saying al-Sadiq, peace be upon him: «A lie breaks the fast of the fasting»

130. The meaning of a neighbor and the limit of neighboring

131. The meaning of what has been narrated with regards to that: «The one who loves us whilst he is in a place that does not disgrace him, then he is from what is made upright by Allah, Exalted and Glorious is He»

132. The meaning of compulsion and coercion

133. The meaning of the sleeper

134. The meaning of the Path of Allah

135. The meaning of the affliction with baldness

136. The meaning of the bald and the bare

137. The meaning of stepping on the heel bones of men

138. The meaning of the disgrace and the gesture

139. The meaning of pilgrimage

140. The meaning of the saying of al-Sadiq, peace be upon him, with regards to a saying about Allah, Exalted and Glorious is He: «Indeed, He wished and willed, and did not love, nor become pleased»

141. The meaning of the overcoming and the overcome

142. The meaning of the saying of the Prophet, Allah’s blessings be upon him and his Family, with regards to the matter of the Arabian who came to him: «O Ali, stand up and cut his tongue»

143. The meaning of the one whose family and property are perished

144. The meaning of the teller

145. The meaning of evil

146. The meaning of the saying of the Prophet, Allah’s blessings be upon him and his Family, with regards to the snake: «The one who leaves it out of precaution from its consequences, then he is not from me»

147. The meaning of saama, haama, ‘aamma and laama

148. The meaning of decay

149. The meaning of the sincere repentance

150. The meaning of the good deed of this world and the good deed of the Hereafter

151. The meaning of the debt of this world and the debt of the Hereafter

152. The meaning of the saying of the praying during his testification

153. The meaning of the sending of peace during prayer

154. The meaning of the Home of Peace

155. The meaning of seven words due to which a wise man followed another wise man for seven hundred farsakhs

156. The meaning of the nobles of the nation

157. The meaning of the saying of the Prophet, Allah’s blessings be upon him and his Family: «The sky has not shadowed upon, nor has the earth carried, anyone with a tongue more truthful than Abu Dharr»

158. The meaning of the saying of al-Sadiq, Ja’far bin Muhammed, peace be upon them both: «The one who seeks rulership will perish»

159. The meaning of the saying of al-Sadiq, peace be upon them both: «The one who learns (some) knowledge that he might use it to quarrel with fools, boast with it before scholars or draw the faces of people towards himself, then he is in the Fire of Hell»

160. The meaning of taking knowledge as a means of livelihood

161. The meaning of what has been narrated with regards to that the one who establishes an example or possesses a dog has, certainly, went out of Islam

162. The meaning of what has been narrated with regards to that Abu Ja’far al-Baqir, peace be upon them both , that he said: «If you know, then do as you wish»

163. The meaning of the saying of one man to another man: «May Allah reward you with goodness»

164. The meaning of the saying of the Commander of the Believers, peace be upon him, to the one who said «I love you» to him: «Prepare for poverty a robe»

165. The meaning of the saying of al-Sadiq, peace be upon him: «Indeed, a man will, verily, go out of his home and return whilst not having remember Allah, Exalted and Glorious is He, and his journal will be filled with good deeds»

166. The meaning of the two obligating things

167. The meaning of the report that has narrated that from an individual’s happiness is the lightness of his two opposites

168. The meaning of the tradition from the Lord, Exalted and Glorious is He, the tradition from the Prophet, Allah’s blessings be upon him and his Family, and the tradition from the Leader, peace be upon him

169. The meaning of backbiting and slander

170. The meaning of the one with two faces and two tongues

171. The meaning of the attribution of Islam

172. The meaning of Islam and faith

173. The meaning of the Religion of Allah, Exalted and Glorious is He

174. The meaning of the exalted moral character

175. The meaning of the saying of the Imams, peace be upon them: «Our narration is difficult and complicated»

176. The meaning of the fortified city

177. The chapter of the meaning of the saying of al-Baqir, peace be upon him: «None of you will reach the truth of faith until death is more beloved to him than life, poverty is more beloved to him than wealth and illness is more beloved to him than health»

178. The meaning of the Qur’an and the Criterion

179. The meaning of the narration that has been narrated of al-Baqir, peace be upon him, with regards to that he said: «No man has hit some part of the Qur’an with another part, except that he has disbelieved»

180. The meaning of the arriving and the departing

181. The meaning of the saying of the Prophet, Allah’s blessings be upon him and his Family: «Is any of you incapable of reciting, at every night, a third of the Qur’an?»

182. The meaning of the noblest of moral traits

183. The meaning of mentioning Allah abundantly

184. The meaning of final points

185. The meaning of the treasure that was beneath the wall of the two orphaned boys

186. The meaning of the weakened

187. The meaning of the saying of the Prophet, Allah’s blessings be upon him and his Family: «I entered Paradise, and then I saw that most of its people were stupid»

188. The meaning of the violators, the heretics and the renegades

189. The meaning of the saying of the Prophet, Allah’s blessings be upon him and his Family: «The one who gives me glad tidings for the coming of March, Paradise is for him»

190. The meaning of the saying of the Prophet, Allah’s blessings be upon him and his Family: «O Ali, you will have a treasure in Paradise, and you are its Man with Two Horns»

191. The meaning of the Arabic

192. The meaning of the depraved and the generous

193. The meaning of the needy and the beggar

194. The meaning of the saying of Ibrahim: «Rather, it was done by their big one, this one, so ask them if they were to speak» and the meaning of his saying: «Indeed, I am sick» and the meaning of the saying of Yusuf, peace be upon him, when he ordered the caller to call: «O caravan, indeed, you are thieves»

195. The meaning of the Great Kingdom whom Allah, Exalted and Glorious is He, mentioned in His Mighty Book

196. The meaning of interruption

197. The meaning of booty theft and illegal possession

198. The meaning of the saying of the Prophet, Allah’s blessings be upon him and his Family: «You took them by the trust of Allah, and you declared their private organs as allowable by the words of Allah»

199. The meaning of the blessed

200. The meaning of the saying of al-Sadiq, peace be upon him: «The plumb is the plumb of Hamran» and the meaning of «the plumbing line»

201. The meaning of the transgressing and the hostile

202. The meaning of oke and nash

203. The meaning of the saying of al-Sadiq, peace be upon him: «It is not to declare as Mahram from breastfeeding except for that which is necessitated»

204. The meaning of enriching and sufficing

205. The chapter of the meaning of the (acceptance of) repentance by Allah, Exalted and Glorious is He, upon the creation

206. The meaning of the leaf, the seed, the grain of the earth, the moist and the dry

207. The meaning of the share of property whom a man bequeaths with

208. The meaning of something of the property whom a man bequeaths with

209. The meaning of a part of the property whom a man bequeaths with

210. The meaning of an abundance of property

211. The meaning of old slaves

212. The meaning of the restrained

213. The meaning of chortling

214. The meaning of devastation

215. The meaning of epochs

216. The meaning of the easts and the wests

217. The meaning of ‘adhbaa’ and jad’aa’

218. The meaning of sharqaa’, kharqaa’, muqabala and mudabara

219. The meaning of fleeing to Allah, Exalted and Glorious is He

220. The meaning of the confined and the repelled

221. The meaning of what has been narrated with regards to that the one who rides a riding animal, then falls from it and dies, that he will enter the Fire

222. The meaning of ‘ajj and thajj

223. The meaning of dubbaa’, muzaffat, hantam and naqeer

224. The meaning of laughing

225. The meaning of the additional

226. The meaning of the share

227. The meaning of the uncovering, the inviting, the harlots and those with husbands

228. The meaning of the true jurist

229. The meaning of reaching the stronger and evenness

230. The meaning of autumn

231. The meaning of falaq

232. The meaning of the evil of the jealous when he emits jealousy

233. The meaning of the saying of al-Sadiq, peace be upon him: «The winter is the spring of the believer»

234. The meaning of the spring of the Qur’an

235. The meaning of the clear horizon

236. The meaning of a horizon of people

237. The meaning of the two blacks

238. The meaning of the perfection of the grace

239. The meaning of the requirements of people

240. The meaning of the saying of the bell

241. The meaning of the saying of the Messengers, peace be upon them, when it is said to them on the Day of Resurrection: «What were you responded with?» they will say: «We have no knowledge»

242. The meaning of the three close friends of a Muslim individual

243. The meaning of the fellow that will be buried alive along with a human being, while the human being is dead

244. The meaning of the intellects of women and the beauty of men

245. The meaning of the saying of Salman, may Allah be pleased with him, when the Messenger of Allah, Allah’s blessings be upon him and his Family, said: «Which of you fast for a lifetime? And which of you revives the night? And which of you completes the Qur’an every day?» To which he said with regards to that: «Me»

246. The meaning of the avengers among lands

247. The meaning of the righteous saying and the righteous deed

248. The meaning of what was narrated with regards to that the one who would love to meet Allah, Exalted is He, then Allah, Exallted is He, will love to meet him, and that the one who would hate to meet Allah, Allah will hate to meet him

249. The meaning of what was narrated with regards to that prayer is the waist cloth of Allah on earth

250. The meaning of the haaqin, haaqib and haadhiq

251. The meaning of the insane

252. The meaning of abstinence

253. The meaning of dibqa

254. The meaning of the afraid

255. The meaning of the proficient

256. The meaning of a Muslim, believer, migrant, Arab and a mawla

257. The meaning of the intellect

258. The meaning of fearing Allah how He should truly be feared

259. The meaning of worship

260. The meaning of sa’iba

261. The meaning of arrogance

262. The meaning of the self-righteousness which has been prohibited by Allah

263. The meaning of the veils which invalidate deeds

264. The meaning of jealousy

265. The meaning of poverty

266. The meaning of stinginess and avarice

267. The meaning of bad reckoning

268. The meaning of the foolishness

269. The meaning of the saying of the Prophet, Allah’s blessings be upon him and his Family: «The best eid is blood-letting»

270. The meaning of the beneficial, refuging and saving blood-letting

271. The meaning of invalidating Wudu

272. The meaning of the saying of Ali bin Hussain, peace be upon them both: «Woe to the one whose singulars overcome his tens»

273. The meaning of the ssaa’ and mudd, and the difference between the ssaa’ and mudd’ of water, and the ssaa’ and mudd of food

274. The meaning of namisa, muntamisa, washira, mustawrisha, wasila, mustawsila, washima and mustawshima

275. another meaning of wasila and mustawsila

276. The meaning of beautifying speech, feeding with food, spreading peace, continuously fast and praying at night while people are asleep

277. The meaning of abstinence

278. The meaning of the pious among people

279. The meaning of good mannerisms and its limitation

280. The meaning of positive quality and mannerisms

281. The meaning of complaining from illness

282. The meaning of the saying of the scholar, peace be upon him: «The one who enters the bath, let the effects of it be visible on him»

283. The meaning of the saying of the Prophet, Allah’s blessings be upon him and his Family: «The one who flees from a plague is like the one who flees from an army»

284. The meaning of the saying of the scholar, peace be upon him: «The blemish of a believer upon another believer is forbidden»

285. The meaning of openhandedness and its limitation

286. The meaning of lenience

287. The meaning of the munificent

288. The meaning of manliness

289. The meaning of glorification during speech and (the meaning of) alteration

290. The meaning of the apparent of the Qur’an and its inside

291. The meaning of the poverty that is the red death

292. The meaning of the narration that has been narrated with regards to that if the alms tax is prevented, the condition of the poor and the rich is worsened

293. The meaning of what has been narrated with regards to that the one who is pleased from Allah, Exalted and Glorious is He, with little sustenance, Allah, Exalted is He, will be pleased with him for little deeds

294. The meaning of having trust in Allah, Exalted and Glorious is He, patience, contentment, abstinence, sincerity and certainty

295. The meaning of what has been narrated with regards to that charity is not permissible for a wealthy, nor for one of even creation, nor for a professional, nor for a strong

296. The meaning of the saying of the Prophet, Allah’s blessings be upon him and his Family: «Everyone who is to be judged, is to be tormented»

297. The meaning of the mud whom Allah prevented to eat

298. The meaning of what has been narrated: «Beware from those (females) who have been divorced thrice in one gathering, for indeed, they are ones with husbands »

299. The meaning of the womb becoming heavy

300. The meaning of the killer that does not die

301. The meaning of the saying of the Prophet, Allah’s blessings be upon him and his Family: «May Allah curse the one who performs a sin or gives refuge to a sinner»

302. The meaning of Arabization after migration

303. The meaning of the hour of unawareness

304. The meaning of the flunky

305. The meaning of the report that has been narrated of al-Sadiq, peace be upon him, that he said: «Be calm as long as the Heaven and the earth are calm»

306. The meaning of the saying of the Commander of the Believers, peace be upon him: «For there to be joined in your heart between the need for people and sufficiency from them»

307. The meaning of the report that was narrated of the Prophet, Allah’s blessings be upon him and his Family, that he said: «What is between my grave and my pulpit is a garden from the Gardens of Paradise, and my pulpit is upon a canal from the Canals of Paradise»

308. The meaning of the saying of the Commander of the Believers, peace be upon him: «None rejects generosity except for a donkey»

309. The meaning of the saying of Jibra’eel, peace be upon him, to Adam, Allah’s blessings be upon him: «May Allah salute you and rejoice you»

310. The meaning of the sins that change graces, cause regret, cause wraths to descend, repel shares and violate protections, and the meaning of the sins that cause tribulation to descend, give power to enemies, cause termination to haste, stop hope, darken the atmosphere, uncover the veil, repel (the answering of) prayer and restrain the rain of the sky

311. The meaning of ‘urs, khurs, ‘idhar, wikar and rikaz

312. The meaning of kalala

313. The meaning of hameel

314. The meaning of the saying of al-Sadiq, peace be upon him: «There is no jalb, nor janb, nor shighar in Islam»

315. The meaning of the prohibition of exchange with regards to marriage

316. The meaning of the aqyal-ul-‘abahila, and the meaning of tay’a, tayma, suyoub, khalat, wirat, shinaq, shighar and ijba’

317. The meaning of haqila, muzabana, ‘araya, mukhabarat, mukhadhara, munabadha, mulamasa, the selling of pebble and other things that were declared forbidden

318. The meaning of tranquility

319. The meaning of Abu Talib’s acceptance of Islam by the calculation of the camel and his counting of thirty-six with his hand

320. The meaning of the abstinent in this world

321. The meaning of death

322. The meaning of muhabnati

323. The meaning of the saying of the Prophet, Allah’s blessings be upon him and his Family: «Trim the mustaches, leave the beards and do not resemble the Zoroastrians»

324. The meaning of a sikka ma’bura and a filly that is ma’mura

325. The meaning of the well-known months for pilgrimage

326. The meaning of approach (to sex), impiety and arguing

327. The meaning of what Allah, Exalted and Glorious is He, conditioned upon people in pilgrimage and what He condition in favor to them

328. The meaning of the greater pilgrimage and the smaller pilgrimage

329. The meaning of the known days and the limited number of days

330. The meaning of warbling and applause

331. The meaning of the announcement from Allah and His Messenger

332. The meaning of the witness and the witnessed, and the meaning of the Day for which people gather

333. The meaning of muka’ama and mukama’a

334. The meaning of bi’al

335. The meaning of iq’a’

336. The meaning of mutayt’a

337. The meaning of the clothes of a qisi

338. The meaning of shujna

339. The meaning of jubar

340. The meaning of generous pardoning

341. The meaning of Haw’ab and the camel that is adbab

342. The meaning of the fast-breaking faster

343. The meaning of the shirt, garment, crown, trousers, waistband, sandals and the staff whom Allah, Exalted and Glorious is He, honored His Prophet, Muhammed, Allah’s blessings be upon him and his Family, with when He took him out of the backbone of Abdul-Muttalib

344. The meaning of the saying of the Commander of the Believers, peace be upon him, to Uthman: «If I am to say, I will not say except that which you dislike, and you will not have from me except for what you like»

345. The meaning of the phrases that were mentioned by the Commander of the Believers, peace be upon him, during his speech in Nakhila when it reached him the news of the killing of Hassaan bin Hassaan, his governor in Anbar

346. The meaning of the saying of the Messengers, peace be upon them, when it is said to them on the Day of Resurrection: «What were you responded with?» they will say: «We have no knowledge»

347. The meaning of the inner self of intellect, its spirit, head, eyes, tongue, mouth, heart and what it gains strength with

348. The meaning of what was mentioned with regards to cursing gold and silver

349. The meaning of ranks, expiations, noxious things and saving things

350. The meaning of Ramadhan

351. The meaning of the night of destiny

352. The meaning of the green that is from waste

353. The meaning of jami’ mujma’, rabee’ murabba’, kurb muqma’ and ghull qaml

354. The meaning of (the women characterized as being ones of) profit, romance, affection, fertility, sterility, crying, entering and exiting and of slander

355. The meaning of the shahbara, lahbara, nahbara, haydara and lafout

356. The meaning of the saying of Allah’s Messenger, Allah’s blessings be upon him and his Family when he saw one who performed blood-letting during the Month of Ramadhan: «The one carrying out the blood-letting, and the one to whom the blood-letting is done, have broken the fast»

357. The meaning of foundations, branches, black smoke, the hidden, the blink and the circle

358. The meaning of the saying of the Prophet, Allah’s blessings be upon him and his Family: «Take initiative to the Gardens of Paradise»

359. The meaning of what was mentioned about the camels with regards to that they are the interpositions of devils and that their goodness does not come except from its most ill-omened side

360. The meaning of the hasting good news for the believer

361. The meaning of the consciously knowing from the people of Paradise

362. The meaning oF the one saving sect

363. The meaning of the saying of al-Sadiq, peace be upon him: «The one who is given four, will not be prevented from four»

364. The meaning of something whose root is on earth and whose branch is in Heaven

365. The meaning of the ornamentation of the Hereafter

366. The meaning of the share from this world

367. The meaning of a despised slave

368. The meaning of anwaa’

369. The meaning of the ages of camels which are taken in alms tax

370. The meaning of the muwaddiha, samhaq, badi’a, ma’mura, ja’ifa and munqila

371. The meaning of the River of Ghouta

372. The meaning of haiyouf, zanouq, jawwadh and ja’dhari

373. The meaning of the middle prayer

374. The meaning of the salute of the mosque, and the meaning of the prayer and what relates to that from the totality of the narration

375. The meaning of the ground that is qarqar and the balded snake

376. The meaning of the ‘irq and the two laba’s

377. The meaning of tafath

378. The meaning of the severe tribulation

379. The meaning of attempting to deceive Allah, Exalted and Glorious is He

380. The meaning of the abyss

381. The meaning of the defrauded

382. The meaning of a container

383. The meaning of something for which abstinence is rightful at its beginning and fear of its end

384. The meaning of the back breakers

385. The meaning of the perishing of widows

386. The meaning of the traits in which there is all goodness

387. The meaning of an opinion

388. The meaning of accentuation

389. The meaning of true happiness and misery

390. The meaning of the belittled lordotic

391. The meaning of the saying of al-Sadiq, peace be upon him: «Indeed, we and the family of Abu Sufyan are two households who became enemies for the sake of Allah, Exalted and Glorious is He»

392. The meaning of when the Prophet, Allah’s blessings be upon him and his Family, sought assistance from Mu’awiya in writing the Revelation

393. The meaning of greenification

394. The meaning of the saying of Christ, peace be upon him: «Indeed, the last stone placed by the labourer is the foundation»

395. The meaning of Ameen

396. The meaning of «So, avoid the filth of idols», forged statement and amusement in speech

397. The meaning of orthodoxy

398. The meaning of the carrying performed by the Prophet, Allah’s blessings be upon him and his Family, to Ali, peace be upon him, and Ali’s incapability of carrying him

399. The meaning of Sulayman, peace be upon him: «My Lord, forgive me and grant me a kingdom that shall not to be for anyone after me. Indeed, You are the Grantor» and the meaning of the saying of Allah’s Messenger, Allah’s blessings be upon him and his Family: «May Allah grant mercy to my brother, Sulayman, how stingy he was»

400. The meaning of the saying of an ill person: «Ah»

401. The meaning of the saying of Fatima, peace be upon her, to the women of the Muhajirun and the Ansar during her illness

402. The meaning of zuba and tubyayn

403. The meaning of the eyelid’s edges and a soul’s bursting

404. The meanings of a sermon by the Commander of the Believers, peace be upon him

405. The meaning of the Fig, Olive, the Mountain of Seeneen and the Safe Land

406. The meaning of the types of intoxication

407. The meaning of the nasib

408. The meaning of the Days of Allah, Exalted and Glorious is He

409. The meaning of the more severe and the more strong

410. The meaning of the best part for worship

411. The meaning of two strange things that must be expected

412. The meaning of the disease of the nations that dropped unto this nation

413. The meaning of the sending of blessings from Allah, Exalted and Glorious is He, from the Angels and from the believers upon the Prophet, Allah’s blessings be upon him and his Family, and the meaning of submission

414. The meaning of the spots of curse

415. The meaning of the solid rope to which there is no breakage

416. The meaning of patience, perseverance and remaining stationed

417. The meaning of raghba, rahba, tabattul, ibtihal, tadharru’ and basbasa during prayer

418. The meaning of saying «There is no god but Allah» sincerely

419. The meaning of the Shield of Allah, Exalted and Glorious is He

420. Another meaning of the Shield of Allah, Exalted and Glorious is He

421. The meaning of the fulfilment of the servants to the oath with Allah, and the meaning of the fulfilment of Allah, Exalted and Glorious is He, to the oath with the servants

422. The meaning of the High Ground, the Level and the Flowing

423. The meaning of the beautiful overlooking

424. The meaning of fear and covet

425. The meaning of the good deed that makes the servant enter Paradise

426. The meaning of the saying of the Prophet, Allah’s blessings be upon him and his Family: «O Allah, have mercy upon my successors» thrice

427. The meaning of the perfection of the meal

428. The meaning of what Umm Salama wrote to Aisha when she wanted to go out to Basra

429. The chapter of rare meanings