Awa'il al-Maqalat

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Awa'il al-Maqalat of Shaykh al-Mufid 

Chapter 4 - Doctrine regarding the ones who preceded over Amir al-Mu’mineen عليه السلام

Chapter 5 - Doctrine regarding the ones who warred against Amir al-Mu’mineen عليه السلام

Chapter 6 - Doctrine regarding the naming of someone who denies the Imamate and rejects what Allah تعالى has obligated for the Umma of the imperative of obedience

Chapter 12 -  Doctrine regarding intercession (ash-shafa`a)

Chapter 16 - Doctrine regarding the companions of innovations (ashab al-bida`) and what is merited upon them of names and rulings

Chapter 18 - Doctrine regarding tawhid

Chapter 19 - Doctrine regarding the attributes

Chapter 27 - Doctrine regarding the dislike of the designation of the expression of “creator” (khaliq) upon anyone of the servants

Chapter 39 - Doctrine regarding the rulings of the Imams عليهم السلام

Chapter 41 - Doctrine regarding the knowledge of the Imams عليه السلام of the hearts and beings, and the release of the saying upon them of the knowledge of the unseen and of the being of that in the attributes for them

Chapter 46 - Doctrine regarding comparison of superiority between the prophets and the Imams عليهم السلام

Chapter 49 - The doctrine concerning the possibility of the messengers, prophets, and Imams having afflictions and their states after death

Chapter 50 - Doctrine regarding the vision of the dying of the Messenger of Allah صلى الله عليه و آله and Amir al-Mu’mineen عليه السلام at death

Chapter 61 - Doctrine regarding the mutual cancellation of acts

Chapter 62 - Doctrine regarding the unbelievers and whether there are amongst them those who recognize Allah عز و جل and whether acts of obedience occur from them

Chapter 63 - Doctrine regarding immutable predilection (al-mufawa)

Chapter 64 - Doctrine regarding the minor sins

Chapter 125 - Doctrine regarding the name and the named

Chapter 134 - Doctrine regarding the creation of the Garden and the Fire

Chapter 152 - Doctrine regarding whether Iblis is from the jinn or from the angels


Chapter 156 - Doctrine regarding ijtihad and qiyas