Mahdism

With ABWA’s collaboration ‘The Absent Imam’ published in Bulgarian

  In collaboration with Ahlul Bayt World Assembly and Islamic culture and relations, the book “Imaam Qaaeb” (The Absent Imam) was translated and published in Bulgarian language. According to Ahlul Bayt News Agency – ABNA – with the efforts of Ahlul Bayt World Assembly’s department of international affairs and cultural …

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Imam Al-Mahdi Al-Muntadhar (a)

After the martyrdom of his father he became Imam and by Divine Command went into occultation (ghaybat). Thereafter he appeared only to his deputies (na’ib) and even then only in exceptional circumstances. The Imam chose as a special deputy for a time Uthman ibn Sa’id ‘Umari, one of the companions …

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The Secret Birth of Hadrat Mahdi (A.S.)

Shaykh Mufid, a distinguished Shi’ite scholar, also wrote in al Irshad: “When Imam Hasan al-‘Askari (A.S.), passed away, the caliph of that time, pursued his son because the Shi’ite Imamiyyah’s belief was famous and was spread about that the Shi’ites were awaiting His Eminence.”Mu’tadid, one of the tyrant ‘Abbasid caliphs …

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The Twelfth Imam, the Savior of Humanity

Name: Muhammad.Title: al-Mahdi, al-Qa’im , al-Hujjah , al-Gha’ib , Sahibu’z-Zaman, Sahibu ‘l-Amr.Agnomen: Abu’l-Qasim.Father’s name: al-Hasan al-‘Askari.Mother’s name: Nargis.Birth: In Samarra’, on Friday, 15th Sha’ban 255 AH.He is still living and will appear before the end of the world. Minor Occultation: 8th Rabi ‘u ‘I-awwal 260 AH. Major Occultation: 10th Shawwal …

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Imam Mahdi (A.S) Encyclopedia

This encyclopedia consists of fourteen sections and seventy chapters. It caters to the subject of Mahdaviyyat and its different perspectives, based on the verses of Quran and authentic traditions. This encyclopedia on Madaviyyat, which is a product of research center belonging to the Institute of Dar al-Hadith, a scholastic cultural …

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Witnesses of the birth of Imam-e-Zaman (A.S.)

Various objections have been raised regarding the birth of Imam Mahdi (a.s.). Keeping in mind the necessity for brevity we shall discuss only two types of objections – hoping the sensible people would be able to get the replies to other objections too.First of all is the objection that if …

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Titles of Hazrat Imam-e-Asr (A.S.)

Prophethood and Imamat were instituted to guide people towards the right path, dissuade them from vanity, restore human qualities, suppress the evil temptation of ones self, living peacefully, curb and eliminate evils such as jealousy, enmity, pride etc. and also to encourage qualities such as self-sacrifice, understanding other and preferring …

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