Commentary by Sayyid Muhammad Muhsin Husayni Tihrani.
Compiled by Al-Sharif Al-Radi. Translated by Ehsanollah Ardestani & Tawus Raja.
The Will of Ali is a translation of, and a commentary on, Letter 31 of Nahj al-Balagha, which Ali ibn Abi Talib wrote to his son Hasan shortly before his death. The Will consists of comprehensive practical guidelines to conduct a more conscious and responsible life in this world. It awakens the spiritual seekers to realize the nature of their existence in this world, to develop a more intimate relationship with their Lord, and to treat others in a way that is sound both morally and rationally. competent and convincing translation of an important part of the Nahj al-Balagha, together with an interesting introduction by the commentator.