Imam Ali Ibn Abu Talib
( peace be upon him)
First Imam from Ahlulbayt(as)

Successor and Son In law of the Holy Prophet(saws) and Husband of Imam Ali Ibn Abi Talib(as)
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اَللَّهُمَّ صَلِّ عَلَىٰ أَمِيرِ ٱلْمُؤْمِنِينَ
allahumma salli `ala amiri almu'minina
O Allah, (please do) send blessings upon the Commander of the Faithful

عَلِيِّ بْنِ أَبِي طَالِبٍ
`aliyyi bni abi talibin
`Ali the son of Abu-Talib,

أَخِي نَبِيِّكَ وَوَلِيِّهِ
akhi nabiyyika wa waliyyihi
the brother, ally,

وَصَفِيِّهِ وَوَزِيرِهِ
wa safiyyihi wa wazirihi
choice, and patron of Your Prophet,

وَمُسْتَوْدَعِ عِلْمِهِ
wa mustawda`i `ilmihi
the store of his knowledge,

وَمَوْضِعِ سِرِّهِ
wa mawdi`i sirrihi
the depot of his secrets,

وَبَابِ حِكْمَتِهِ
wa babi hikmatihi
the door to his wisdom,

وَٱلنَّاطِقِ بِحُجَّتِهِ
walnnatiqi bihujjatihi
the spokesman with his arguments,

وَٱلدَّاعي إِلَىٰ شَرِيعَتِهِ
waldda`i ila shari`atihi
the caller to his code of law,

وَخَلِيفَتِهِ فِي امَّتِهِ
wa khalifatihi fi ummatihi
his viceroy in his community,

وَمُفَرِّجِ ٱلْكُرَبِ عَنْ وَجْهِهِ
wa mufarriji alkurabi `an wajhihi
the reliever of agonies from his face,

قَاصِمِ ٱلْكَفَرَةِ
wa qasimi alkafarati
the terminator of the infidels,

وَمُرْغِمِ ٱلْفَجَرَةِ
wa murghimi alfajarati
and the conqueror on the wicked ones;

ٱلَّذِي جَعَلْتَهُ مِنْ نَبِيِّكَ
alladhi ja`altahu min nabiyyika
You have made him, with regard to his position to Your Prophet,

بِمَنْزِلَةِ هَاروُنَ مِنْ مُوسَىٰ
bimanzilati haruna min musa
occupy the same position that (Prophet) Aaron enjoyed with (Prophet) Moses.

اَللَّهُمَّ وَالِ مَنْ وَالاَهُ
allahumma wali man walahu
O Allah, (please do) give support to any one who supports him,

وَعَادِ مَنْ عَادَاهُ
wa `adi man `adahu
be the enemy of every one who antagonizes him,

وَٱنْصُرْ مَنْ نَصَرَهُ
wansur man nasarahu
give victory to any one who gives him his victory,

وَٱخْذُلْ مَنْ خَذَلَهُ
wakhdhul man khadhalahu
disappoint every one who disappoints him,

وَٱلْعَنْ مَنْ نَصَبَ لَهُ
wal`an man nasaba lahu
and lay curse on any one who incurs the hostility of him

مِنَ ٱلأَوَّلِينَ وَٱلآخِرِينَ
min al-awwalina wal-akhirina
from the past and the coming generations.

وَصَلِّ عَلَيْهِ أَفْضَلَ مَا صَلَّيْتَ
wa salli `alayhi afdala ma sallayta
And (please do) bless him with the best blessings

عَلَىٰ أَحَدٍ مِنْ أَوْصِيَاءِ أَنْبِيَائِكَ
`ala ahadin min awsiya'i anbiya'ika
that You have ever poured on any of Your Prophet’s successors.

يَا رَبَّ ٱلْعَالَمِينَ
ya rabba al`alamina
O Lord of the worlds!