Imam al-Mahdi

  • The Signs of the Reappearance of the Twelfth Imam (ajtf)

    The Signs of the Reappearance of the Twelfth Imam (ajtf)

    The Signs of the Reappearance (Qiyam) of the (Imam) who undertakes the Office (al-Qa'im), Peace be on him, the Period of Time of his Appearance, an Explanation of his Life and an Extract of what is revealed about his State.

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  • Al-Imam al-Mahdi, The Just Leader of Humanity
    by: Ayatullah Ibrahim Amini

    Translated by Dr. Sachedina. Includes topics on the belief in the Mahdi, pseduo Mahdis, leadership of Imam Mahdi (a), occultation, his long life, and the reappearance of the Imam.

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  • Forty Hadith: The Awaited Savior of Humanity
    by: Abdul-Rahim Mugahi

    40 Hadith on the 12th Imam, the awaited savior.

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  • The Occultation of the Twelfth Imam (A Historical Background)
    by: Jassim M. Hussain

    (with a Foreword by Dr. I.K.A Howard, Edinburg University)

    A study of the occultation of the Twelfth Imam using rarely consulted early Shi’ite sources, covering the time period from Ja'far al-Sadiq, the Sixth Imam, to the end of the lesser occultation of the Twelfth Imam.

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  • The Awaited Saviour
    by: Ayatullah Sayyid Muhammad Baqir As-Sadr, Ayatullah Murtadha Mutahhari

    The return of the 12th Imam, Imam Mahdi (a), answering objections about him, and his revolution.

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  • Discussions Concerning al-Mahdi (May Allah Hasten His Return)
    by: Ayatullah Lutfullah as-Safi al-Gulpaygani

    Written in the form of questions and answers, it discusses about the three main topics Shiaism, Imamah and Mahdism.

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  • History of Shi'ism: From the Advent of Islam up to the End of Minor Occultation
    by: Ghulam-Husayn Muharrami

    This text discusses how Shi'ism has been an integral and inseparable part of Islam from the time of the Holy Prophet (sa). The text provides several resources to show how Shi'ism began with the companions of the Holy Prophet (sa) and how its legacy still stands.

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  • 40 Ahadith- Le Tant Attendu Sauveur de l’Humanité, Al-Mahdi

    Different Hadith qui souligne les actions et information importantes sur la vie de notre 12ème Imam, Imam Mehdi (atf) et quelques actions que nous pourrions faire pour nous rapprocher et pour mieux connaître notre Imam du temps.

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  • An Overview of The Mahdi’s (‘atfs) Government
    by: Najmuddin Tabasi

    The Shi‘ah is waiting for the Living Imam (‘atfs) for waiting for his advent is one of the highest forms of worship. From the Shi‘ah viewpoint of history, the world will certainly witness the government of justice of the Imam of the Time (‘atfs) and tyrannical systems will cease to exist. In An Overview of the Mahdi’s Government, the esteemed author deals with an issue that is rarely discussed in the study of Imam al-Mahdi (‘atfs). He delves into the manner of the Imam’s uprising, government system and method of rule.

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  • Universal Government of the Mahdi
    by: Ayatullah al-`Uzma al-Hajj ash-Shaykh Nasir Makarim Shirazi

    This text, authored by Ayatullah Makarim Shirazi sheds light on the nature of the universal government that will exist with the reappearance of Imam Mahdi (AFS) at the end of time. His method of government, awaiting his reappearance and the way victory will be achieved by this great peacemaker is discussed and presented.

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  • History of Masjid Jamkaran

    History of the mosque and its picture, recommended prayers to be recited at Jamkaran, and a prayer for the safety of the 12th Imam.

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  • The Sun Behind the Clouds
    by: Allamah Muhammad Baqir Al-Majlisi

    Al-’Allama al-Majl isi ’s Thoughts on the Ahadith Identifying the Twelfth Imam as “The Sun Behind the Clouds”.

    Translated by Afzal Sumar

    One of the common narrations relayed to convey the role of Imam Mahdi (AS) during his occultation is the analogy of the ‘Sun behind the Clouds’. In this text, Allamah Majlisi sheds the light on this tradition and provides key points to explain the meaning and significance of the meaning behind this similitude.


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  • Selected Narrations about the Twelfth Imam volume 1
    by: Ayatullah Lutfullah as-Safi al-Gulpaygani

    This text, which is available in two volumes and is authored by Ayatullah Lutfullah as-Safi al-Gulpaygani, presents a handful of precious narrations about the 12th Awaited Imam. These narrations forecasting the coming of 12 Caliphs and their description and this text presents the implications and interpretations of these authentic traditions.

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  • Le Mahdi, ou la Fin du Temps
    by: Ayatullah Muhammad Baqer as-Sadr

    Ce livre propose de nous plonger dans la question de savoir pourquoi et comment croire à Al-mahdi (aj), en montrant d’une part que l’idée de l’avènement d’un « Messie Annonciateur » de la fin des temps ne date pas de l’Islam, et d’autre part en démontrant, selon une méthodologie scientifique, que la longévité de Al-Mahdi (aj) est scientifiquement possible.

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  • A Glance at the Beloved

    The book 'A Glance at the Beloved' outlines how recognition of Imam (a.t.f.s.) can be acquired in the era of occultation, its distinguishing features and its effects on those who possess this recognition. It shows the way to those who are captivated by the love of Imam (a.t.f.s.) and are in quest of his recognition, by comprehending the significance, origin and necessity of recognition in the light of traditions of the Infallibles Imams (a.s.).

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  • Selected Narrations about the Twelfth Imam volume 2
    by: Ayatullah Lutfullah as-Safi al-Gulpaygani

    This text, which is available in two volumes and is authored by Ayatullah Lutfullah as-Safi al-Gulpaygani, presents a handful of precious narrations about the 12th Awaited Imam. The narrations in this volume focus on the reappearance of the Awaited Imam and this text presents the implications and interpretations of these authentic traditions.

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  • An Inquiry Concerning Al-Mahdi
    by: Ayatullah Sayyid Muhammad Baqir As-Sadr

    The concept of the Mahdi, his long life, personality and role.

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  • Special Deputies

    A short biographical text detailing the lives and circumstances of the four special deputies of Imam Mahdi [ajtf] during the Minor Occultation.

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  • The Last Luminary and Ways to Delve Into the Light
    by: Sayyid Ridha Husayni Mutlaq

    This work authored by Sayyid Ridha Husayni Mutlaq, presents ninety-nine rights and responsibilities which the true believers have to the Living Imam. The author demonstrates that the best way which one can fulfill such responsibilities is through purification of the soul and in addition, a spiritual change must take place within each person and we must seek to maintain closeness to Allah.

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  • Imam Mahdi katika Usunni Na Ushia
    by: Sayyid Sadiq al-Husaini al-Shirazi

    Kwa Waislamu, imani ya kuja kwa Mahdi (Muhudi) karibu ya mwisho wa dunia ni imani ambayo ina asili katika dini.

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  • Intellectual, Political and Social Status of the Shiites on the Verge of Occultation
    by: Mas'ud Pur Sayyid Aqaei

    In this paper, the author studies a very important part of the history of Islam, that is, the period of the lives of Imam Hadi (AS) and Imam Askari (AS), and the efforts these two Imams made to develop a network of agents (wukalā) to prepare the Shi'a community for the era of the occultation of Imam Mahdi (AS).

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  • I Segni della Manifestazione del Mahdi (aj)
    by: Comunita Shiita Italiana

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  • Dalili za Qiyama na Ubashiri wa Kudhihiri Imam Mahdi (a)
    by: Amiraly M. H. Datoo

    Kitabu hii ni Dalili za Qiyama na Ubashiri wa Kudhihiri Imam Mahdi (a)

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  • 14 Questions about Imam az-Zaman Volume 1

    In this beautifully compiled short book the reader may learn some important proofs about Imam of our time Imam Al-Mahdi (a.t.f.s.) from authentic sources based within both Shia and Sunni schools of thought, as well as based on the Holy Quran and other ancient scriptures. The book is divided into fourteen separate questions and answers all of which eloquently describe his existence, his purpose, his birth and some of his merits (a.t.f.s.)

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  • The Recognition of Imam al-‘Asr: Significance and Obligations

    This text discusses the significance and obligations of the recognition of the Imam of our Time, Imam Mahdi. It sheds light on the topics of belief, disbelief, deviation, Imamate, and duties and responsibilities towards our Imam.

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  • The Doctrine of Mahdi and Pluralism
    by: Mohammad Hussein Mokhtari

    In this paper, the author examines the idea of religious pluralism and examines its relation with the doctrine of Mahdi (A) in Islam.

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  • The Golden Era of Reappearance

    This text addresses topics discussed in an exhibition concerning the originality and belief in the Mahdawiyat, establishment of justice and equity, and many other relevant topics.

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  • Safari Wa Kuifuatianuru
    by: Sayyid Abbas Noor Eddine

    Kitabu kilichoko mikononi mwako ni tarjuma ya kitabu cha Kiingereza kiitwacho, The Journey to the Light kilichoandikwa na Sayyid Abbas Noor Eddine. Sisi tumekiita, Safari ya Kuifuatia Nuru.

    Kitabu hiki kinazungumzia maisha ya Imam Mahdi (a.s.) na Ughaibu wake, jinsi ulivyotokea na anavyoishi sasa katika maisha hayo ya kutoonekana. Waislamu wamehitalifiana juu ya Ughaibu wake na jinsi anavyoendelea kuishi akiwa katika Ughaibu.

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  • Imam Mahdi (a.t.f.s.): The Spring of Life

    This text presents addresses topics of Aqaed and branches of religion including belief, disbelief, and deviation. The significance and obligations of belief in the Mahdi is further described as well as the duties and responsibilities of the follower of Al-Mahdi.

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  • He (Imam az-Zaman) will come, for Sure

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  • The Last Luminary

    This text is a brief attempt to study the short history of the fundamental belief to the life of Hujjat al-Haqq (The Rightful Proof of Allah), and sheds light on the minor and major occultation.

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  • Atakapokuja
    by: Sayyid Mahdi Shujai

    Hii ni hadithi fupi kwa ajili ya watoto kuhusu kuwasili kwa Imam al-Mahdi (as).


    Mwaridi mwekundu ulikuwa umefifia kwa huzuni. Mashina yake yalilegea na matawi yake yaliinama. Mwaridi uliopooza ulijikaza kuutazama mlangilangi na kuunong'oneza: "Nimechoka. Nimechoka sana."

    Kwa msaada wa upepo, mlangilangi uliyapepea matawi yake upande wa mwaridi na ukajiinamisha kidogo ili kuweza kusikia vizuri maneno yake:

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  • Breve Storia della Moschea di Jamkaran

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  • Anayengojewa Imamu al-Mahdi (as)
    by: Maulana Sayyid Ali Naqi Saheb

    Kitabu hiki ni cha mwisho katika mfalulizo wetu huu wa maisha ya Watakatifu Kumi na Wanne wa jamii ya Mtukufu Mtume (s.a.w.), nacho kinahusu maisha ya Imamu wa Kumii na Mbili. Watu ambao ni vigumu sana kuwaelewa tuzionapo habari zao na hata tunapoonana nao jicho kwa jicho, hakika itakuwa vigumu zaidi kuwaelewa wanapokuwa hatuwaoni. Kitabu hiki hakikukusudiwa kwa wale wasioyaamini yale yasiyoonekana bali kwa wale wanaomwamini Mwenyezi Mungu Asiyeonekana.


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