The Twelfth Imam: Muhammad Al Mahdi
"May Allah Permit Him to let Himself be seen and be known by us! And to let us be of his helpers in his divine and sacred quest to rid this world of all misery and injustice."
A Discussion Concerning the Mahdi (a),
The concept of the Mahdi, his long life, personality and role.
Al-Imam Al-Mahdi: Just Leader of Humanity,
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.
An Overview of the Mahdi’s (‘atfs) Government,
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.
Discussions Concerning Al-Mahdi,
Written in the form of Questions and answers, it discusses about the three main topics Shiaism, Imamah and Mahdism.
History of Masjid Jamkaran
History of the mosque, pictures, recommended prayers to be recited at Jamkaran, and a prayer for the safety of the 12th Imam.
Imam Mahdi katika Usunni Na Ushia,
Kwa Waislamu, imani ya kuja kwa Mahdi (Muhudi) karibu ya mwisho wa dunia ni imani ambayo ina asili katika dini. Waislamu wote bila kujali tofauti za madhehebu zao wanakubaliana juu ya imani hii kwamba Mtukufu Mtume (s.a.w.) alisema: "Hata iwe imebakia siku moja tu kwa dunia hii kufikia mwisho wake Allah atairefusha siku hiyo ili kumwezesha Imam huyo kutawala na kuujaza ulimwengu huu uadilifu, amani na utulivu wakati ambapo ulikuwa umejaa ufisadi na dhulma."
Imam Muhammad al-Mahdi (a),
The signs of the reappearance of the 12th Imam, account of his life, and explanation of what is revealed about his state.
Intellectual, Political and Social Status of the Shi'ites on the Verge of Occultation,
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).
Le Mahdi, ou la Fin du Temps,
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.
The Al-Mahdi (a) Site al-mahdi.org
The Awaited Savior of Humanity (al-Mahdi in the Eyes of the Ahlul Bayt),
40 Hadith on the 12th Imam, the awaited savior.
The Awaited Saviour,
The return of the 12th Imam, Imam Mahdi (a), answering objections about him, and his revolution.
The Doctrine of Mahdi and Pluralism,
In this paper, the author examines the idea of religious pluralism and examines its relation with the doctrine of Mahdi (A) in Islam.
The English translation of Sahih al-Bukhari and the account of Jesus' (a) return
Hadith number 658 in volume 4 of the Arabic/English edition of Sahih al-Bukhari represents a short narration that talks about the coming of Jesus (a) at a time when an "Imam" will be present. The translation has changed to something rather different in later editions!
The Occultation of the Twelfth Imam (A Historical Background),
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.