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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Multiple versions some of which are close to the time of the author add to its authenticity and credit. 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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Ali al-Bajali or al-Shuja’i and although he is not famous, others have recited the book before him and then his son, Husayn b. The birth of Imam Hujja b. Introducing the Ahlul Bayt. This book is among important references for knowing Imam al-Mahdi a and his occultation.

كـتـاب الـغـيـبـة – Kitab al-Ghaybah

This page has been accessed 11, times. Muhammad al-Shuja’i has presented the version of the book recited before the author as well as other books of his father to al-Najashi and this way it has become available. The signs preceding the appearance Chapter Kitab al-Ghaybah by al-Shaykh al-Tusi.


It is not known what book has been the oldest book titled as al-Ghayba, but references of bibliography have listed books titled as such after the second century AH. Retrieved from ” http: Disagreement among the Shia during the disappearance 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.

Islam began strange and returns strange Chapter He was among students of Thiqat al-Islam al-Kulayni and had acquired ghzybah of his knowledge from him. For other usages, see Al-Ghayba disambiguation. Ansariyan Publications – Qum. Imam Mahdi in Sunnism 1.

Abu ‘Abd Allah Muhammad b. Then, he answers questions posed hgaybah 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: References which are not available now such as Sa’d b. Faris Hassoon Kareem Translated by: This article is about the book written by al-Shaykh al-Tusi. Doubting any of the twelve imams Chapter 8: In the introduction to the book, al-Nu’mani mentions some points about the situation of his time and the reason for compiling gyaybah.


Al-Ghayba (by al-Nu’mani)

He continues and rejects beliefs of Kaysaniyya, Nawusiyya, Waqifids, Muhammadiyya, Fathiyya and such sects about imamate. About this book, he said, “al-Shaykh al-Tusi’s al-Ghayba contains kitwb 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.

This page was last edited on 15 Ghwybahat Al-Nu’mani was living at that time, and wrote al-Ghayba to reinforce intellectual foundations of Shi’a and also to answer their ideological questions regarding imamate and the secret of the Occultation of the Twelfth Imam a.

The distresses al-Qa’im meets from people Chapter Ibrahim al-Nu’mani at the beginning of the Major Occultation period.

It has offered the view of Shi’a about Jitab al-Mahdi a and has answered questions posed about his occultation using justifications from the Qur’an, hadiths and reason. Issma’eel, the son of Imam as-Sadiq Chapter Kitab al-Ghayba is one of tens of books written having this title. Title of the Book Kitab al-Ghayba is one of tens of books written having this title.

The Shia when al-Qa’im appears Chapter