The beauty of Imam Ali(as)’s wisdom can be clearly seen in Nahjul Balagha. A christian scholar was so much impressed and amazed when he came across this book that he went out and said

”I read the Nahjul Balagha 200 times and I am still discovering new ideas”. This scholar was George Jordac who later writes a biography about Imam Ali(as) which became popular around the globe.

Ever wondered what other books you can read about Imam Ali(as)?

We have brought you 5 books about Imam Ali(as) which you must read once in your life.

The voice of human justice


Christian scholar George Jordac from Lebanon writes the biography of Imam Ali(as) and named ‘Sautul adalatil Insaniyah’. Which was later translated into English with the name The voice of Human Justice. It gained much popularity in the Arab and Muslim world.

As this book is written by a Christian scholar it may contain some historical accounts which may differ from the mainstream Shia beliefs. Please keep this in mind while reading this book.

Ali The Magnificent

Yusuf Laljee takes you on the journey of an era in which the great man, lived his life for the sake of Islam. He is Imam Ali(as) who stands out as a beacon in the world of darkness. Discover various aspects of his life in this book written in very simple language.

Polarization Around the Character of Ali ibn Abi Talib

Polarization Around the Character of Ali ibn Abi Talib

This book written in an unconventional way presents the character of Imam Ali(as) regarding attraction and repulsion. The great scholar Murtuza Mutahhir in this book brings to you an interesting discussion about how the people were attracted or repulsed by the various qualities of Imam Ali as.

The Sufferings of Amirol Mo’minin, Ali ibn Abi Talib: Life and Martyrdom

The Sufferings of Amirol Mominin, Ali ibn Abi Talib Life and Martyrdom

Majid Massoudi in this book offers a brief insight into the challenges and sufferings of Imam Ali (as) before and after the passing of the holy Prophet (saw), the battles he faces, and during the time of the holy Imam’s caliphate. As a follower of Imam Ali as we must be aware of the sufferings of his holy life.

Imam ‘Ali Sunshine of Civilized Islam

IMAM ALI (S) The Sunshine of Civilized Islam

The humane qualities and virtues of Imam Ali were unparalleled and exceptional. Muhammad Husayn Tahmasebi brings this book to discuss Imam Ali’s accomplishments and role during and after the life of the Holy Prophet (S). While going through various events in his life writer describes his values and qualities.

These are the five books about Imam Ali(as)

Let’s see if can you suggest other books about Imam Ali(as) in the comment section below.