shadow of God and the hidden Imam

religion, political order, and societal change in Shiįte Iran from the beginning to 1890 by Said Amir Arjomand

Publisher: University of Chicago Press in Chicago, London

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  • Shıā̋h -- Iran -- History.,
  • Islam and politics -- Iran.,
  • Iran -- Politicsand government.

Edition Notes

Bibliography, p327-340. - Includes index.

StatementSaid Amir Arjomand.
SeriesPublications of the Center for Middle Eastern Studies -- no.17
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LC ClassificationsDS274
The Physical Object
Paginationxii,356p. :
Number of Pages356
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL21192666M
ISBN 100226027821

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Can someone explain to me: who or what is the hidden imam? And what is the gate of the hidden imam? There is no clear answer from Wikipedia that I could easily find and I do not know any other Muslims I could ask.   Banned in some countries. A UK seasoned history author attempts to find archaeological evidence for the alleged Arabian Prophet of Islam outside of the Qur'an/Hadiths having access to latest. The Shadow of God and the Hidden Imam: Religion, Political Order and Societal Change in Shi'ite Iran From the Beginning to By Said A. : Andrew Newman. The Shadow of God and the Hidden Imam: Religion, Political Order, and Societal Change in Shi‘ite Iran from the Beginning to Chicago, Arjomand, Said Amir. The Turban for the Crown: The Islamic Revolution in Iran. New York and Oxford, Bakhash, Shaul. The Reign of the Ayatollahs: Iran and the Islamic Revolution. New York,

Click to see list of all articles from the Ghaybah series Read this article in Swedish. Peace be upon our nation and our prophet, I have recently began reading about the topic of “Occultation” or Ghaybah, I assume all our readers know that the Twelver Shia sect believe in a hidden 12th Imam, this man was born in the year hijri or so they say, they also believe his birth was secret and. Abiding Under God's Shadow. S. Conway. Psalm . and the sure protection of God is likened to such safe shelter. 2. At other times, the central tent of the commander of an army seems to be meant, as in Psalm , "He shall hide me in his pavilion," etc. The enemy would have to break through rank after rank of the encamped army ere he. 1. Tawhid - Existence and unity of God 2. Mala'ika - Existence of Angels 3. Kutubu'llah - God's revelation to humans in holy books 4. Rusuluhu - God appointing prophets to all people 5. Al-Akhira - Resurrection and life after death 6. Al-Qadr - God's Will and human freedom of choice. According to Nasir al-Din al-Tusi, the Imam is a means through which humans receive divine grace, because "He brings men closer to obedience (of Allah) and keeps them away from disobedience."As fulfilling the human being is his wish, it is logical that God appoints Imams to subject man to his wishes. So his existence and his deeds display two forms of grace of God toward monarch: Ali.

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In Shi'ism the Imams, especially 'Ali, the first, and the Mahdi, the last, are the spiritual guides par excellence. The Hidden Imam, representing the whole chain of Imams, is the pole that attracts the hearts of the believers and it is to him that men turn for guidance.

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The Shadow of God and the Hidden Imam is a study of the role of Shi'ism in Iran's social and political life from its beginnings to the late nineteenth century. It focuses on social action and social change brought about by such forces as charisma and reason.

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In this context, the mujtahids (learned clerics) collectively claimed some of the authority of the imams, which in Safavid times had devolved on the kings. All Book Search results » About the author () Said Amir Arjomand is Assistant Professor of Sociology at the State University of New York at Stony Brook and author of Shadow of God and the Hidden Imam.

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Taylor. But in times that there are dangers threatening the life of the Imam, he is concealed by God's order, hence the Occultation of the twelfth Imam. Al-Nu'mani states two reasons for the Occultation in particular: a) a test for the followers of the Imam and their faith, b) saving the Imam from Bay'a (allegiance) to the oppressive leaders.

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Occultation (Arabic: غَيْبَة ‎, ghaybah) in Shia Islam refers to a belief that the messianic figure, or the Mahdi, an infallible male descendant of the Prophet Muhammad, was born and went into occultation and will one day return and fill the world with justice and Shia, such as the Nizari Ismailis, do not believe in the idea of the occultation.

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This video is part of 'The Hidden Monarch - The Eschatological Dimension' series. For the Shi'ite consciousness, the twelfth Imam represents the esoteric fulfillment of the prophetic mission of.