What are some of the common phrases the Syed (A.S) uses in his literature?

What are some of the common phrases the Syed (A.S) uses in his literature?

Frequently Asked QuestionsCategory: LanguageWhat are some of the common phrases the Syed (A.S) uses in his literature?
Hamza Staff asked 12 months ago

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Anis Staff answered 1 month ago
Some commonly used phrases are given below.

تنصيب إلهي

Divine appointment: used in the context of divine leadership e.g. Imam or Vicegerent

 

منصب من الله

Divinely appointed by Allah: describes the method through which a divine leader has been appointed

 

خليفة الله في أرضه

Allah’s vicegerent in His earth: the person with ultimate divine authority on the earth

 

الوصية المباركة

Blessed Will: the written will that the Prophet Muhammad pbuhahf had written by Imam Ali the night he passed away

 

إمام

Imam: leader, typically refers to a divine leader, although it is also used in a more general sense to denote someone who leads the congregational prayers

 

رسول

Messenger: is also used for a messenger (e.g. Imam) from a messenger (Messenger Muhammad)

 

نبي

Nabi: Someone who receives ‘news from heaven’ in the form of divine dreams or direct inspiration

 

مهدي

Mahdi: an individual who is guided (some narrations mention that he is guided to a hidden matter, whilst others say he is guided to the truth)

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