Allah the Most High has blessed the Imam of the time Hazrat Wali-e-Asr (a.t.f.s.) with innumerable noble traits and distinctive characteristics. This shows the special position held by Imam (a.t.f.s.) near Allah, the Almighty. It is not even possible to list all of these attributes. We have listed below some of these special characteristics. 1. … Continue reading A few distinctive characteristics of Hazrat Wali-e-Asr (a.t.f.s.)
The belief in the Imamat of Ahle Bait (a.s) is the basis of all (other) Islamic beliefs and laws. It is on the basis of this belief that one can comprehend the accurate and genuine concept of Tauheed. The real grandeur and magnificence of Prophethood (Nabuwwat) is reflected only in the mirror of this belief. … Continue reading Is Imam (a.t.f.s.) Observing Us?
As we are aware, occultation is of two types: the Minor Occultation and the Major Occultation with the former being the foundation for the latter. Imam Hasan Askari (a.s.) was martyred in 260 A.H., within 5 years of the birth of Imam Mahdi (a.t.f.s.) in 255 A.H. Immediately after his martyrdom, the soldiers of the … Continue reading The Need for Representation
Allah, the Blessed, the High says in the Holy Quran: “The day when We will call every people with their Imam” (Surah Bani Israel , Verse 71) Allah, the High at various places, has promised guidance to the people. To fulfill His promise, He sent Prophets and Messengers (peace be on them all) one after … Continue reading Occultation of Imam (a.s.) – An Immense Deprivation
Allah, the Blessed and the High says in the Holy Quran: ‘O you who believe! Be patient and excel in patience and remain steadfast and be careful of (your duty to) Allah, that you may be successful.’ (Surah Aale Imran, Verse 200) In the interpretation of the above verse, Hafiz Qunduzi Hanafi, the famous scholar … Continue reading A Gathering Adorned with the remembrance of Imam-e-Asr (a.s.)
Certain conclusions derived from historical events and incidents not only astonish the conscious-minded, the righteous and the knowledgeable, rather, these make them see rays of a firm divine plan or movement which makes man debase himself, his forehead in prostration in front of the Needless Creator, in confession of His Infinite Power and Authority. It … Continue reading Discussion of Imam Mahdi (a.t.f.s.) on the Arsh