The Book of Occultation (Kitab Al-Ghaibah) (Bihar Al-Anwar, Volume 51) both the short (al-ghybah al-sughra) and long (al-ghaybah al-kubra), his deputies. Kitāb al-Ghayba (Arabic: کِتاب الغَيبَة), is the title of a book about the occultation of Imam al-Mahdi (a) written by Abu Ja’far Muhammad b. Kitāb al-Ghaybah. by Ṭūsī, Muḥammad ibn al-Ḥasan. Issue Year: Published/ Created: Bayrūt: Manshūrāt al-Riḍā lil-Ṭibā’ah wa-al-Nashr wa-al-Tawzī’,

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After the demise of al-Sayyid al-Murtadahe took the leadership of Twelver Shi’a and educated many students. Multiple versions some of which jitab close to the time of the author add to its authenticity and credit.

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This has been the reason that since the past, scholars and researchers pay a special attention to this work. For other uses, see Al-Ghayba disambiguation.

Ibrahim al-Nu’mani at the beginning of the Major Occultation period. The oldest version of the book is available in the library of Astan Quds Razavi.

Related Contents Imam Mahdi in the Verse: This book is among important references for knowing Imam al-Mahdi a and his occultation. The traditions narrated by the Sunni Chapter 7: This page has been accessed 11, times.

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Imam Mahdi in the Verse: The age of al-Qa’im Chapter Chapters of the book are organized in three parts: Structure of the Book This book has been arranged in 8 chapters: The distresses before the appearance of al-Qa’im Chapter After mentioning an issue about imamate of Imam al-Mahdi aal-Shaykh al-Mufid says, “there are many hadiths in this regard which narrators have collected and have mentioned them in their books including Abu ‘Abd Allah Muhammad b.

Doubting any of the twelve imams Chapter 8: Kitab al-Ghaybah by al-Shaykh al-Tusi.

The distresses al-Qa’im ghabah from people Chapter This page has been accessed 4, times. Ja’far aSulaym b. Aalulbayt Global Information Center.

As well as being famous for his intellect and power of judgment, he also had an extensive knowledge in rijal and hadiths. The rising of as-Sufyani Chapter In a lengthy introduction, he explains it as deviation of some groups of Shi’a regarding the occultation of the Tewlfth Imam a and mentions weakness of faith and lack of attention towards available hadiths on the issue of Occultation as one of the causes of such deviation.

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This article is about the book written by al-Shaykh al-Tusi. This book contains narrations from the Prophet s and Imams a on the issue of occultation and its related issues.

For other uses, see Al-Ghayba disambiguation. Sources and References of the Book References al-Shaykh has benefited from can be divided in two groups: He was among students of Thiqat al-Islam al-Kulayni and had acquired much of his knowledge from him.


About this book, he said, “al-Shaykh al-Tusi’s al-Ghayba contains the strongest rational and traditional proofs for the existence of Imam al-Mahdi athe reason for his occultation and signs of his advent toward the end of the time. After the demise of al-Sayyid al-Murtada, he took the leadership of Twelver Shi’a and educated many students.

References which are not available now such as Sa’d b. Imam Mahdi in Sunnism 1. The total number of hadiths in the book is hadiths explained in twenty six chapters and the ghaybh of hadiths in each chapter is different. Disappearance of the expected Imam Chapter Kitab al-Ghayba is one of tens of books written having this title.

This page was last edited on 15 Augustat Ahmad al-‘Alawi’s Nusrat al-waqifa. Forbidding timing and naming al-Qa’im Chapter Bibliographers have mentioned al-Nu’mai’s al-Ghayba and some, referring to its content, say that its name is ” Mala’ al-‘ayba fi tul al-ghayba “. Then, he answers questions posed regarding the belief in occultation and at the end, he mentions the arguments for the occultation of Imam al-Mahdi a and that he a is the Twelfth Imam a from the children of Imam al-Husayn a and rejects the arguments of deniers.

Twelve imams determined by Allah Chapter 5: