It was narrated to us by Abū al-Qāim al-assan bin Moammed al-Sakūni, who said – it was narrated to us from al-Khadhrami, who said – it was narrated to us by Yaya al-Hamāni, who said – it was narrated to be by Abū ʿOwānah, from Abī Balj, from ʿAmru bin Maymūn, from ibn ʿAbbās who said:

The Messenger of Allāh صلى الله عليه وآله said: “ʿAlī is the Master (wali) of every believer after me.”

حدثنا أبو القاسم الحسن بن محمد السكوني، قال: حدثنا الحضرمي، قال: حدثنا يحيى الحماني، قال: حدثنا أبو عوانة، عن أبي بلج، عن عمرو بن ميمون، عن ابن عباس، قال: قال رسول الله (صلى الله عليه وآله): علي ولي كل مؤمن بعدي