He compiled a booklet which was narrated to him by Amir-ul-Momineen Ali Bin Abi Talib (A.S.). An-Najashi has mentioned about it in his book. He died during the first century.
He was one of the companions of Amir-ul-Momineen Ali Bin Abi Talib (A.S.). He compiled a book in which reported those matters which Amir-ul-Momineen Ali Bin Abi Talib (A.S.) told the Jew. Ash-Shaikh At-Tusi has mentioned the authorities for this book in his Al-Fahrist. He died during the first century.
He was one of the closest companions of Amir-ul-Momineen Ali Bin Abi Talib (A.S.) with whom he used to share his secrets. He composed abook on the Traditions from which Ash-Shaikh At-Tusi, Al-Kishi and At-Tabari (in Bisharat-ul-Mustafa) usually quoted. He was assassinated in 60 AH.
He is also known as Ash-Sha’ir ul-Fatik, has been mentioned by An-Najashi as belonging to the first group of Shi’ite authors. He compiled a book in which he reports which he got from Amir-ul-Momineen Ali Bin Abi Talib (A.S.).
He was the companion of Amir-ul-Momineen Ali Bin Abi Talib (A.S.). he has been mentioned by An-Najashi among the first group of the Shiite authors. He also mentions about his book along with its authorities. He also mention about his book along with its authorities we have to add that Sulaim Bin Qais reports in this book what he learnt from Amir-ul-Momineen Ali Bin Abi Talib (A.S.). and other prominent companions of Prophet (SAWW). Ash-Shaikh Abu Abdullah Muhammad Bin Ibrahim Bin Jafar Al-Katib-un-Nu’mani says in his Kitab-ul-Ghaibah, in which many Traditions have been quoted through Sulaim bin Qais, as follows:
All the Shiites who served the cause of knowledge and reported through the Imams are unanimous on the point that the book of Sulaim Bin Qais Al-Hilali is one of the basic books of Usul which have been reported by the scholars and Traditionalists carrying the Traditions of Ahl-Al-Bait (A.S) It is also the oldest of all because every tradition that has been collected in it, has directly been taken from the Prophet (SAWW) Amir-ul-Momineen Ali Bin Abi Talib (A.S.), Al-Miqdad, Salman Al-Farsi and Abu Dhar or those followed the path chosen by them who had seen the Prophet (SAWW) Amir-ul-Momineen Ali Bin Abi Talib (A.S.) and heard Them, who are the origins to whom the Shi’ites refer and on whom they depend. He died in 75 AH.
Imam Zainul Abidin Ali Bin Al-Husain (A.S.) was the Imam of his age and leader of the Muslim in the matters relating to jurisprudence and religious injunctions and guided them through his words and actions. He passed in 94 AH.
Sa’id Bin Musaib Tabii was a companion of Imam Zainul Abidin. It is also said about him that he was a companion of Imam Ali Bin Abi Talib (A.S.) and had participated in all the battles of his side. He reported from Him and Ibn Abbas Ibn Hajar has said in Tahdhib-ut-Tahdhib, on the basis of a report from Imam Muhammad Al-Baqir taken through Ibn-ul-Madini, that the Imam said, There is none among the Tabiites who has wider knowledge than (Said Bin