Philosophy of Occultation (ghaybah) Imam Mahdi (A.J)

With the acceptance of Imamate as one of the principles of Shī‘ah faith, the following questions are raised: According to the Shī‘ah viewpoint and ideological foundations, Imamate is an essential principle, therefore what is the justification for occultation [ghaybah]? Since divine wisdom demands the existence of an Imām in every period, how is the long deprivation of the Muslim society from Imamate justified and analyzed?

Prophet Muhammad (PBUH) in the Mirror of Islam

The heavenly character of the venerated Prophet Muhammad, who was appointed fourteen hundred lunar years ago by God, the Almighty, as messenger, leader and guide of the world, and the divine Qur’an, which is a compendium of God’s words containing theoretical and practical generalities and is the Prophet’s lasting miracle, have defined the lifestyle of hundreds of millions of followers and have claimed the attention of all humanity.

Islamic Republic continues to stride towards the peaks of excellence to pave the way for Mahdi (AS) uprising

By the light of the supreme leader's directions, the Islamic Republic of Iran will definitely continue to stride towards the peaks of excellence and building up the ideal society to pave the way for Mahdi (AS) uprising, said Deputy Minister and the head of the OERP, Dr Mohammadian.