Certain signs of appearance In many sayings and narrations, certain signs of appearance are said to be five signs. There are also other signs that will be mentioned in the next chapter: 1. Departure of Yamani Yamani is one of the Shi’ite followers of Amir al-Muʾminin Ali (AS) and he will depart before the appearance...
Note 1: Most of these series happen in the period of 26 months until the appearance. Note 2: The signs that are occurred before are not mentioned. Note 3: There are 570 occurred signs. Scholars could study the second volume of “The Time of Liberation” and “Mahdi (AJ), the expected”. But, according to narrations, the...
Series of events (Part I) Sufyani Kasir al-‘ayn (Refractor of the eye) in Sana’a, Yemen Sufyani Uprising of the Egyptian Attack of the Westerners on Egypt Sufyani Awf Salami in Syria or Iraq Shu'ayb ibn Salih Sufyani Shaysabani in Iraq Sufyani The conflicts among the children of Folaan Sufyani Serious conflict among...
Series of events (Part III) Appearance of Mahdi (AJ) A voice in the month of Ramadhan Departure of Sufyani Departure of the Khurasani The murder of Nafs al-Zakiyyah Khasf al-Bayda Appearance of Mahdi (AJ) The great fire from the East continues to burn until several nights Publication of the news of Khalifa’s death in...
In the Name of God, the compassionate, the merciful Introduction Approaching the time of the appearance, the sky and earth exhibit their signs. The earthly signs are different kinds of maskh (Becoming an animal of some humans), ghazf (Slander or throw), and khasf (sinking into the earth), and sky signs are different...