The Pseudo-Mahdis 2 Fabrication of Traditions It was, unfortunately, these conditions that caused circulation of the traditions describing and praising the Mahdi and foretelling the signs of his...
Du’a’ (supplication) in a Glance 1 Du’a’ is the expression of deprivation to the One. Du’a’ is the pronunciation of poverty to the Eternal Absolute. Du’a’ is seeking assistance of the powerless from...
The Role of Traditions in the Occultation of the Twelfth Imam (1) After the martyrdom of al-Husayn, the Imamite Imams from Imam `Ali b. al-Husayn to Imam al-Hasan al-`Askari (PBUTH All) followed a...
Society and Tradition If society has real existence, it should naturally possess laws peculiar to it. If we accept the first theory about the nature of society (which we have already discussed) and...