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Clarifications about Imam al-Mahdi

Recently, I heard that a hadith states that the day of judgement will never be appear before the arrival of Imam al-Mahdi. Then, I started searching details about Imam al-Mahdi. I gone through many ...
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How would a Twelver Shia prove Imam Mahdi's long life to an Atheist?

I have a friend that although born in a Muslim family, will not accept Islamic resources for proof and only accepts reasoning, so how would I prove scientifically Imam Mahdi's long life to him as a ...
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How can I tell if someone is truly Mahdi the savior?

I am doing a research and trying to figure out an answer to my question: Throughout centuries numerous people have claimed to be Mahdi the savior, some have been killed right away, some have died yet ...
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Where is Imam Mahdi now? (Shia's viewpoint)

I was wondering where Imam Zaman (Mahdi) is living now? Actually I want to know more information about his precise location. (Shia view) Note: Imam Mahdi (a.j.) is the last (12th) Imam of Shia who .....
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Will the Mahdi be born or just come from Heaven?

The Mahdi will come as a sign that Hour is getting closer. We have also been told that he will be from the Family of the Prophet (saw) as he will be related to Fatima. I have heard that he will be ...
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The meaning of the hadith: كل راية ترفع قبل قيام القائم ، فصاحبها طاغوت?

What does exactly this hadith means? كل راية ترفع قبل قيام القائم ، فصاحبها طاغوت يعبد من دون الله عز وجل Some Shia scholars according to this hadith prove that each ruling (government) before ...
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Is repentance allowed after major signs of end times?

Can disbeliever still repent after noticing the major signs of the end times (before the sun rise from the west)? Will disbelievers be able to notice them?
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Safeguards in place to prevent Imam Mahdi from drone attack?

It believed by all Muslims that the Mahdi will come. What safeguards will be ensured that it is not bombed down by the US army in a drone attack? Also in this age of media, a real Mahdi can easily ...
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Where will Imam Mahdi appear from? (Shia view)

It is considered as the belief of Shia school of jurisprudence that Imam Mahdi as the last Imam of Shia and likewise as savior of the world (by the intention of Allah) will appear at the time that the ...
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Who will be the soldiers of Imam Mahdi? (Shia view)

According to the belief of Shiite school of thought, Imam Mahdi (Imam Zaman or factually 12th Imam of Shia)) will reappear as the last Imam of Shiite. They believe that he will come to save the world ...
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What is Sunni view regarding the savior of the world?

With respect to the appearance of the savior, I ought to point out that in accordance with the perspective of Shiite, 12th Imam of Shiite (Imam Mahdi (a.j.)) is going to appear to save the world from ...
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Can the Mahdi find out he is the mahdi by looking at the identification marks from the hadith?

Can the Mahdi find out he is the mahdi by looking at the identification marks from the hadith or will he remain completely clueless till the time arrives?
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Who are 313 main soldiers of Imam Mahdi?

It is a famous issue between Shiite that Imam Mahdi (as the last Imam of Shiite) has 313 soldiers. (Seemingly, as the main soldiers (commanders) of him). I wonder who they are? Note: I do not mean ...
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Representative of Imam Mahdi (wilayet al fakih) [closed]

The definition of "welayat el fakih" from wikipedia: ولاية الفقيه هي مصطلح سياسي ظهر حديثا في الفقه الشيعي. حيث يعتبرها فقهاء ولاية وحاكمية الفقيه الجامع للشرائط في عصر غيبة الإمام الحجة، حيث ينوب ...
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What is hujjat? Who is hujjat of Allah now?

Is this what 'hujjat' is? in every era there must be one person to guide people and to help them obtain spiritual growth and fulfill their responsibilities towards their society. Who is 'hujjat' ...
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Where was Mujadid and Imam Mahdi in the 14th century?

As said in different hadeeths that Imam Mahdi was suppose to come in 14th century (Islamic calendar) but where is it and can someone give me reference to that hadeeth. Also there is one hadeeth which ...
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After the reappearance of Imam Mahdi, Will the world (life) be continued for a long period of time or not?

According to the perspective of Shiite, Imam Mahdi (a.j.) (another name: Imam Zaman) will reappear as the last Imam of Shiite to save the world from the oppression. I'd like to know what will ...
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Who leads prayers when leader of muslims is present? Why does mahdi offer lead of prayer?

Do we have any proof from revelation or ijma, that only leader of muslims leads the prayers when hes around? If the case is true why does mahdi (Muhammad bin Abdullah ) offer lead of prayer to jesus ...
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How to Understand Imam Mahdi's Arrival?

Imam Mahdi's arrival is one of the Biggest Sign of World Ending,Currently Most of the smallest signs of world ending are Happened(Including People with low Education will get in to the Power(ruling)) ...
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Imam Mehandi A man is saying that he is Isa and there is no mehandi he lives In India, Aurangabaad.

There is a man name Shakeel bin haneef and one of friend is a supporter of him. And he always wants debate from me but I can't because I don't have that much knowledge. So please provide me some ...