Hadith-ul-Manzila is a famous narration in which Holy Prophet asws told Imam Ali asws

 إنما أنت مني بمنزلة هارون من موسى إلا أنه لا نبي بعدي

No doubt! You are to me like Haroon asws was to  Moses except that there is no Prophet after me

This narration was narrated on different occasions to Imam Ali asws, about 14 occasions are mentioned on this link . Also, this narrations comes with different chains which can be seen in Ghayat-ul-Maram, 2/72

Let me share an authentic chain for this

Sheikh Sudooq mentions incident of Khalid bin Walid damaging Banu Mustalaq, and then Holy Prophet asws sent Imam Ali asws to decide andpay the damages. When He asws came back after paying them damages, Holy Prophet asws told him

فقال صلى الله عليه و آله: يا علي، أعطيتهم ليرضوا عني، رضي الله عنك يا علي، إنما أنت مني بمنزلة هارون من موسى إلا أنه لا نبي بعدي

O Ali! you gave them to make me happy. May Allah be happy with you. No doubt! You have the status to me like Haroon had to Moses, except that there is no Prophet after me




1- Amali Sheikh Sudooq, 32nd Gathering, page 237-238. In urdu version, Majalis Sudooq, page 171

2- Illal us Sharai, 2/474. In Urdu version, 2/380

3- Mausaat ahadeeth Ahlulbait, Sheikh Hadi Najfi, 11/79

4- Bihar ul Anwaar, 21/142 & 101/424




Sheikh Hasan Abdullah says about the narration

هذه الرواية من ناحية السند صحيحة لأنّ رواتها كلهم ثقات

This narration is having Sahih sanad and all narrators are thiqa


Sheikh Asif Mohsini says about the narration


[Mashraat Bihar ul Anwaar, 1/370]