AhlulBayt News Agency

source : IQNA

27 February 2017

6:23:02 PM

Imam Ali’s (AS) sayings in Nahjul Balaqa published in Wolof language

A Wolof translation of the short sayings of Imam Ali (AS) in Nahjul Balaqa was published by the Iranian Cultural Center in Senegal.

(AhlulBayt News Agency) - According to the website of the Islamic Culture and Relations Organization, Sheikhana Louh is the translator of this part of Nahjul Balaqa into the national language of Senegal.

The scholar, who has also translated the entire Quran into Wolof, was the honorary guest of the 33rd International Quran Competition in Tehran last year.

The Quran translation of the scholar has been published in Libya and copies of it are available at mosques across Senegal.

Wolof is a member of the Senegambian branch of the Niger-Congo language family with about 7 million speakers in Senegal, France, Gambia, Guinea, Guinea-Bissau, Mali and Mauritania.