By: Allama Majlisi (d. 1110/1698) علامه مجلسی / Editing by Committee of Shia'a JuristsShare
'Seas of Lights' is a comprehensive collection of traditions (ahadith) compiled by the Shi'a scholar Mulla Muhammad Baqir, known as 'Allama Majlisi (d. 1110/1698). This hadith collection is the second source of inspiration in Shia Islam.
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Allama Majlisi (d. 1110/1698) علامه مجلسی / Editing by Committee of Shia'a Jurists
Dar Ihya Turath al Arabi Beirut
Early Work - Shi'a Hadith Collections - Comprehensive
The highly regarded collection of Traditions and Shiite Hadith by al-Majlisi. Bihar al-Anwar has 110 volumes. Majlisi compiled it to gather all the ahadith he could access. His primary goal was to preserve the available knowledge for future generations.