“The zeal and virtue of Ali were never outstripped by any recent proselyte. He united the qualifications of a poet, a soldier and a saint; his wisdom still breathes in a collection of moral and religious sayings; and every antagonist, in the combats of the tongue or of the sword, was subdued by his eloquence Read More
For three years, the Holy Prophet (S.A.W.W.) was preaching Islam under absolute secrecy, at the end of the third year of his mission, he received orders to preach to his near relations and to admonish them. The Holy Prophet directed Ali (A.S.) to prepare a dinner gathering and to invite the sons and grandsons of Abdul Muttalib (A.S.).