Hazrat Ali - The Imam from the east to the west

Introduction

Hazrat Ali R.A was the first cousin of the Holy Prophet Muhammed (May Allah send his blessings and peace be upon him). He was the first male to accept Islam, He later became the Son in Law of the Holy Prophet Muhammed S.A.S. He was a close companion of the Holy Prophet Muhammed S.A.S in all his endeavours. He was also the Spiritual Successor of the Holy Prophet Muhammed S.A.S as delcared by the Holy Prophet Muhammed S.A.S in the event of Event of Ghadder Ul Khulm. Hazrat Ali also became the fourth of the Righly Guided Khalifas, who were elected by the muslims. After his death Monarchy first started in the Arab world.