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Imam Ali b. Musa al-Rida (a)

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ʿAlī b. Mūsā (a) (Arabic: علي بن موسی) (b. 148/765 – d. 203/818) is the eighth Imam of Twelver Shia. His Kunya was Abū l-Ḥasan (Arabic: أبو الحسن) and his most famous title was al-Riḍā (Arabic: الرضا). He (a) was Imam for 20 years. Imam al-Rida (a) was born in Medina and was martyred in Tus.

'Ali b. Musa
8th Imam of the Shia
Al-Rida (the pleased one)
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Teknonym Abu l-Hasan
Born Dhu l-Qa'da 11, 148/December 29, 765
Birthplace Medina
Imamate From Rajab 25, 183/September 1, 799(for 20 years)
Contemporary Rulers