40 Hadith Knowledge

Knowledge and Scholars (Ulama)

1- The Honorable Prophet of Islam (P.B.U.H.)            ((Osool-e-Knfi, vol. 1, p. 35))
Learning is essential for every Muslim, be it known that God likes those who are in search of knowledge and wisdom.

2- Imam Jafar Sadegh (A. S.)            ((Behar, vol. 1, p. 172))
To acquire knowledge is neccessary at all times.

3- Imam Mohammad Bagher (A.S.)            ((Tohafol-Oghool, p. 303))
A learned person whose knowledge is being used by people, is more honored by God than seventy thousand worshippers.

4- The Reverent Amir (A. S.)            ((Fehrest-e-Ghorar, p. 204))
The one who doesn't take lessons in his childhood, will not reach high-ranking positions in adulthood.

5- The Honorable Prophet of Islam (P.B.U.H.)            ((Ashshehab Fel-Hekame-Val-Adab, p. 8))
Scholars (Ulama) are the successors of prophets.

6- Imam Hassan Mojtaba (A. S.)            ((Behar, vol. 78, p. 111))
Learn knowledge from people, and teach your intuition to others too.

7- Imam Sajjad (A. S.)            ((Behar, vol. 1, p. 183))
If people realize the value of science and knowledge, they will sacrifice themselves for earning it.

8- Imam Jafar Sadegh (A. S.)            ((Osool-e-Kafi, vol. 1, p. 31))
The person who is aware of the present situations of his time, will never get involved with falsifying and wrongdoing.

9- Imam Musa Kazem (A. S.)            ((Osool-e-Kafi, vol. 1, p. 48))
Association with a learned one in the slums, is by far better than siting with an ignorant person on sumptuous and luxurious carpets!

10- Imam Reza (A. S.)            ((Behar, vol. 2, p. 16))
For the Devil, the presence of learned one is by far more painful than a thousand worshipers!

11- The Reverent Amir (A. S.)            ((Mostadrak, vol. 11, p. 323))
To whatever extent a person's knowledge increases, his attention will be turned more towards his soul.

12- The Honorable Prophet of Islam (P.B.U.H.)            ((Shahabo1-Akhhar, p. 156))
The one who studies knowledge and science, God has guaranteed his subsistence.

13- Reverent Amir (A. S.)            ((Nahjol-Balaghe, Sent. 94))
Anytime you hear a Hadith (narration) try to comprehend it not, because narrators of the news are many, but those who understand it are few.

14- Reverent Amir (A. S.)            ((Nahjol-Balaghe, Sent 188))
Minds, like bodies, sometimes become depressed, you should maxims (wise sayings) for your minds.

15- Imam Hossein (A. S.)            ((Behar, vol. 78, p. 128))
Receiving education nurtures human wisdom.

16- The Honorable Prophet of Islam (P.B.U.H.)            ((Ashshehab Fel-Hekame-Val-Adab, p. 179))
Ulama (scholars) are considered trustworthy by the prophets of God.

17- The Honorable Prophet of Islam (P.B.U.H.)            ((Shahabol-Akhbar, p.361))
A little action blended together with knowledge and science, is of great value, on the contrary, much work along with ignorance and illiteracy, is of little value and insignificant.

18- Imam Mohammad Bagher (A. S.)            ((Tohafo1-Oghool, p. 299))
Learn knowledge and science from him who teaches it, even if he doesn't practice what he preaches.

19- Imam Hadi (A. S.)            ((Behar, vol. 50, p. 179))
Both professor and student share in the pursuit of excellence and perfection.

20- The Reverent Amir (A. S.)            ((Fehrest-e-Ghorar, p. 264))
Knowledge and science are beautiful things for human beings that there is no secret to anyone, and is a charm that would never be taken.

21- Imam Reza (A. S.)            ((Oyoonol-Akbar, vol. 2, p. 28))
Knowledge and science are the coffers and cache treasure of Perfection, and the only access to them is to ask and question.

22 - The Honorable Prophet of Islam (P.B.U.H.)            ((Mizanol-Hekma, vol. 1, P. 432))
The Almighty God considers hostile, he who is knowledgeable of materialistic affairs, and ignorant of heavenly affairs.

23- The Reverent Amir (A. S.)            ((Nahjol-Balaghe, Sent. 196))
The space in every pot or container in decreases due to its contents, except the container of knowledge in which the space expands through learning sciences!

24- Imam Reza (A. S.)            ((Tohafol-OghooI, p. 467))
A Muslim will never get tired and bored of educating himself throughout his life.

25- Imam Jafar Sadegh (A. S.)            ((Behar, vol. 78, p. 202))
The person who associates with scholars (Ulama), will have his reputation exalted.

26- The Endeared Prophet of Islam (P.B.U.H)            ((Ashshehab Fel-Hekame-Val-Adab, p. 13))
Two types of people will never be satisfied: One who is after knowledge, and the other who is after this world!

27- The Endeared Prophet of Islam (P.B.U.H.)            ((Ashshehab Fel-Hekame-Val-Adab, p. 9))
Learning science in childhood resembles engraving in stone.

28- Imam Hadi (A. S.)            ((Behar, vol. 78, p. 3))
The value and rank of a learned man is more than his knowledge.

29- Imam Hossein (A. S.)            ((Tohatol-Oghool, p.252))
Two signs of learned person are: acceptance of other people's criticism, and being knowledgeable about the angles and dimensions of rhetoric and debate.

30- Imam Musa Kazem (A. S.)            ((Mostadrak, vol. 12, p. 166))
Learn sciences which offer you both your corrective destinies corruptive destinies and correitve threats.

31- Imam Jafar Sadegh (A. S)            ((Amali-e-Mofid, Astane Ghods, p. 4O))
A learned person among ignorant people, is like a live person among the dead.

32- The Endeared Prophet of Islam (P.B.U.H.)            ((Ashshehab Fel-Hekame-Val-Adab, p. 19))
Learn your obligations and teach them to others; this by itself is half of knowledge and science.

33- The Endeared Prophet of Islam (P.B.U.H.)            ((Ashshehab Fel-Hekame-Val-Adab, p. 9))
A learned person is the one who practices what he preaches.

34- Imam Reza(A. S.)            ((Behar. vol. 2, o.116))
One who offers (suggests) what he doesn't know, will be under the curse of the angles of the heavens and the earth.

35- Imam Jafar Sadegh (A. S.)            ((Osool-e-Kafi, vol. 1, p. 55))
There are two kinds of learned people (scholars): Those who act on their knowledge, these are the saviors, and the others who do not put into practice what they know, these are led to their downfall.

36- Imam Mohammad Bagher (A.S.)            ((Behar. vol. 78, p. 55))
Knowledge and science is the fruit of paradise; in time of threat is one's ally, in exile keeps one company, and in solitude is one's intimate friend and companion.

37- The Honorable Prophet of Islam (P.B.U.H.)            ((Behar, vol. 1, P. 177))
The one who cannot tolerate the hardship and abjections of studying will always be drowned in the meanness of ignorance and the baseness of folly.

38- The Reverent Amir (A. S.)            ((Nahjol-Balaghe, Sent. 79))
One who does not know much about something, should not be ashamed of learning it.

39- Imam Jafar Sadegh (A. S.)            ((Tohafol-Oghool, p. 382))
It makes no sense at all if people consider the one who lacks knowledge and science as a prosperous person.

40- Imam Jafar Sadegh (A. S.)            ((Tohafol-Oghool, P. 383))
Everything has its own alms tax (ZAKAT - poor tax or alms as prescribed by Islam). ZAKAT of knowledge is to teach it to those who seek knowledge.

No comments:

Post a Comment