19. Advancement Of Knowledge

• Before reappearance, Allah, the Almighty, had granted two alphabets of knowledge to the Prophets (a.s.). Besides these two, twenty-five (25) more alphabets will be manifested through Imam az-Zamaan (a.t.f.s.).1

• Like justice and equity, Imam Mahdi (a.t.f.s.) will spread knowledge throughout the world.2

• Due to the grace of Imam az-Zamaan (a.t.f.s.), knowledge will penetrate into the hearts of the people.3

• In that era, people will be taught the Holy Quran and its realities.4

• During that time, women confined in their houses will judge in the light of the Holy Quran and the traditions of the infallibles (a.s.).5

• At that time, people will have access to the seven heavens and the seven layers of earth.6

• The faculties of hearing and seeing will increase dramatically. Without any medium, they will see and listen to Imam az-Zamaan (a.t.f.s.).7

• The believers of the east will be able to see the believers of the west. Likewise, the believers of the west will be able see the believers of the east.8

  • 1. (Behaar al-Anwaar, vol. 52, p. 336; Mikyaal al-Makaarem, vol. 1, p. 235.)
  • 2. (Behaar al-Anwaar, vol. 36, p. 253.)
  • 3. (Behaar al-Anwaar, vol. 53, p. 86 narrating from al-Ikhtesaas; Mikyaal al-Makaarem, vol.1,p. 236.)
  • 4. (Behaar al-Anwaar, vol. 52, p. 339.)
  • 5. (Behaar al-Anwaar, vol. 52, p. 352; Mikyaal al-Makaarem, vol. 1, p. 105.)
  • 6. (Behaar al-Anwaar, vol. 52, p. 321 narrating from Basaaer al-Darajaat and al-Ikhtesaas.)
  • 7. (Behaar al-Anwaar, vol. 52, p. 336; Mikyaal al-Makaarem, vol. 1, p. 148.)
  • 8. (Behaar al-Anwaar, vol. 52, p. 392; Mikyaal al-Makaarem, vol. 1, p. 148.)