The guide of truth

This is a theo-juridical work composed by Ayatollah sobhani, concerning misgivings about Shia.


The author

Ayatollah Jafar   sobhani  Tabrizi ,contemporary Iranian scholar. Born in 1930,  in Tabriz into a religious family. He studied in Persian literature, the  books “  Nasaab al- sebyan” , Abwab al- Jenan “ (the  doors of paradise) , “ Mo jam History” in the presence of “ Mirza Mahmud Fazel”.  Then he continued  his studies  in “ Tableiyeh school”  in Tabriz he was trained into presence  of great scholars : Ayatollah  Ruhallah khomenini, sheikh Hasan Nahwi and Mirza Muhammad Ali Modems khiyabani  Ayatollah sobhani is the founder of “ the center of Islamic  theological studies” and also one of the great teachers in “ Qom seminary.

His works

1- Theological books and Mujam al- Mutakallemin
2- Mosoueh
3- The eternal  light
4- wahhabism. etc.


The book structure


This book includes 10 sections as follows:

1- On history Shia

2- Shiite is beliefs

3- Seeking from divine saints

4-superiaity of the Koran according to Shia

5-“Imamate” according to Shia

6- Family of the Holy Prophet

7-limitation in Islam

8-Juridical issues

9- Historical issues

10- The companions


The book was published in 2006 in Tehran –Iran.

Sources :

  1. The guide of truth