Thursday

Nahjul Balagha And Quranic Vocabulary

Lesson Objective:
- Introduce the Nahjul Balagha as a collection of his beautiful words and wisdom

Lesson Introduction:
Imam Ali (as) was very clever. The Holy Prophet said: “I am the city of knowledge, and Ali is its gate”

Imam Ali (as) spoke beautifully and his letters and words have been made into a book called Nahjul Balagha. Imam Ali talks in detail about many of the wonderful creations of Allah such as the stars, rain, the peacock, ant and even the tongue!

Imam Ali teaches us how important it is to learn about everything around us. It helps us understand and remember our amazing Creator, Allah

Activity: Nahjul Balagha Worksheet
Illustrate and label using Quranic vocabulary, the creation of the universe as mentioned by Imam Ali (as) in sermon 1 of Nahjul Balagha 




In one of the sermons in Nahjul Balagha, Imam Ali talks about the birds and the many different species.

Print a bird spotter sheet online at Nature Detectives, and mark the checklist to see how many different garden birds you can spot.


Download complete lesson plan: Imam Ali (as)

Related blog post: Introducing Nahjul Balagha

Resources:
Buy Nahjul Balagha for children online at Hujjat Bookshop
Download the Quranic words manual by QFatima for additional activities