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    The Age of Appearance Conference by the Bay Area Shia Community

     
    Organized By:Azakhana-e-Zahra, Milpitas, California
    Where:Azakhana-e-Zahra, Milpitas, California
    When:Saturday, October 2, 2004
    Topic:Asr-el-Zuhoor: The Age of Appearance
     
    من اليمين، السيد فاضل حسين الموسوي والسيد مدّثر علي شاه الموسوي
    From right, Syed Fazil Hussain Mosavi and Syed Mudassir Ali Shah Moosvi.  
    From right, Syed Fazil Hussain Mosavi and Syed Mudassir Ali Shah Moosvi.  
     
    SpeakersTopics
    Ali PakfetratMaster of Ceremony
    Ahmad Rashid SalimRecited Some of the Qur'an
    Sam BazziHow to Await and Who to Follow
    Kays Hadi (a.k.a. Kays Hussein; a.k.a. Abu Haidar)The Preparers in the Age of Appearance
    Syed Jawad SajjadiA Poem in Praise of al-Mahdi, PBUH
    Syed Fazil MosaviAsr-el-Zuhoor, in Persian
    Syed Mudassir Ali Shah MoosviA Translation of the Speech of Syed Fazil Mosavi
    The Poet SabaPoem in Praise of al-Mahdi, PBUH
     
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    Ahmad Rashid Salim reciting Qur'an.  
    Ahmad Rashid Salim reciting Qur'an.  
     
     
     
    From left, Ahmad Rashid Salim reciting Qur'an, and Master of Ceremony Ali Pakfetrat.  
    From left, Ahmad Rashid Salim reciting Qur'an, and Master of Ceremony Ali Pakfetrat.  
     
     
     
    Sam Bazzi: "According to the 6th Imam, awaiting is practicing the generous temperament."
    Sam Bazzi: "According to the 6th Imam, awaiting is practicing the generous temperament."
     
     
     
    Sam Bazzi: &quotAccording to Prophet Muhammad, PBUH&HF, the codes of Generous Temperament are seven:
1) Pardoning those who have oppressed you; 2) Giving to those who have deprived you; 3) Connecting with those who have shunned you; 4) Benefiting those who have abused you; 5) Counseling those who have deceived you; 6) Seeking forgiveness for those who are not present to you; 7) Forbearing with those who have angered you."
    Sam Bazzi: "According to Prophet Muhammad, PBUH&HF, the codes of Generous Temperament are seven: 1) Pardoning those who have oppressed you; 2) Giving to those who have deprived you; 3) Connecting with those who have shunned you; 4) Benefiting those who have abused you; 5) Counseling those who have deceived you; 6) Seeking forgiveness for those who are not present to you; 7) Forbearing with those who have angered you."
     
     
     
    Sam Bazzi: "According to the 6th Imam, the roots of evil are three: Arrogance, envy and avarice."
    Sam Bazzi: "According to the 6th Imam, the roots of evil are three: Arrogance, envy and avarice."
     
     
     
    Sam Bazzi: "According to the 6th Imam, the people who have intense might are the people of Qum."
    Sam Bazzi: "According to the 6th Imam, the people who have intense might are the people of Qum."
     
     
     
    Kays Hadi: "Should the [Islamic] faith be hanging from the high heavens, the Persians shall grab it."  
    Kays Hadi: "Should the [Islamic] faith be hanging from the high heavens, the Persians shall grab it."  
     
     
     
    From left, Kays Hadi (a.k.a. Kays Hussein; a.k.a. Abu Haidar) lecturing on Asr-el-Zuhoor and, seated, Master of Ceremony Ali Pakfetrat.  
    From left, Kays Hadi (a.k.a. Kays Hussein; a.k.a. Abu Haidar) lecturing on Asr-el-Zuhoor and, seated, Master of Ceremony Ali Pakfetrat.  
     
     
     
    Syed Jawad Sajjadi reciting a poem in praise of the Lord of the Age, al-Mahdi, PBUH&HF.  
    Syed Jawad Sajjadi reciting a poem in praise of the Lord of the Age, al-Mahdi, PBUH&HF.  
     
     
     
    From left, Syed Jawad Sajjadi and Master of Ceremony Ali Pakfetrat.  
    From left, Syed Jawad Sajjadi and Master of Ceremony Ali Pakfetrat.  
     
     
     
    Master of Ceremony Ali Pakfetrat introducing the audience to Syed Fazil Mosavi.  
    Master of Ceremony Ali Pakfetrat introducing the audience to Syed Fazil Mosavi.  
     
     
     
    From left, Syed Fazil Mosavi moving towards the podium as the audience stood-up to express respect.  
    From left, Syed Fazil Mosavi moving towards the podium as the audience stood-up to express respect.  
     
     
     
    Syed Fazil Hussain Mosavi lecturing on the Age of Appearance of Imam Mahdi, PBUH&HF.  
    Syed Fazil Hussain Mosavi lecturing on the Age of Appearance of Imam Mahdi, PBUH&HF.  
     
     
     
    Syed Fazil Hussain Mosavi: "The deeds of those who do not believe in the Imamt (leadership of the 12 infallible Imams) are not accepted by God."  
    Syed Fazil Hussain Mosavi: "The deeds of those who do not believe in the Imamt (leadership of the 12 infallible Imams) are not accepted by God."  
     
     
     
    Syed Mosavi: "The good servants of God shall inherit the Earth."  
    Syed Mosavi: "The good servants of God shall inherit the Earth."  
     
     
     
    Syed Fazil Mosavi addressing the audience.  
    Syed Fazil Mosavi addressing the audience.  
     
     
     
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    Shuja Yezdi, first from left, of Shia Association of Bay Area (Saba Islamic Center) was among the attendees of the Age of Appearance conference at Azakhana-e-Zahra.  
    Shuja Yezdi, first from left, of Shia Association of Bay Area (Saba Islamic Center) was among the attendees of the Age of Appearance conference at Azakhana-e-Zahra.  
     
     
     
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    Syed Fazil Hussain Mosavi.  
    Syed Fazil Hussain Mosavi.  
     
     
     
    Syed Fazil Hussain Mosavi.  
    Syed Fazil Hussain Mosavi.  
     
     
     
    Syed Fazil Hussain Mosavi: "Among the signs of the Appearance of Imam Mahdi, PBUH&HF, is the emergence of men who look and behave like women."  
    Syed Fazil Hussain Mosavi: "Among the signs of the Appearance of Imam Mahdi, PBUH&HF, is the emergence of men who look and behave like women."  
     
     
     
    Reporter Noredin Sobhani, first from left.  
    Reporter Noredin Sobhani, first from left.  
     
     
     
    Second from right, Saeed Ghalambor.  
    Second from right, Saeed Ghalambor.  
     
     
     
    Second from right, Saeed Ghalambor.  
    Second from right, Saeed Ghalambor.  
     
     
     
    From left, Bay Area Shia community members Saeed Razakhany, Ahmad al-Ali, an Iraqi guy and Raad Shoubber.  
    From left, Bay Area Shia community members Saeed Razakhany, Ahmad al-Ali, an Iraqi guy and Raad Shoubber.  
     
     
     
    Hassan Dastgah, third from right.  
    Hassan Dastgah, third from right.  
     
     
     
    Bay Area Shia community members.  
    Bay Area Shia community members.  
     
     
     
    Members of the Bay Area Shia community.  
    Members of the Bay Area Shia community.  
     
     
     
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    The Shia Islamic Chanter Abir Rizvi, first from right.  
    The Shia Islamic Chanter Abir Rizvi, first from right.  
     
     
     
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    Bay Area Shia community members attending the Age of Appearance conference in Milpitas, CA.  
    Bay Area Shia community members attending the Age of Appearance conference in Milpitas, CA.  
     
     
     
    Syed Mudassir Ali Shah Moosvi, left, and Syed Fazil Hussain Mosavi. Seated on the floor is Syed Abu Muhammad Naqvi.  
    Syed Mudassir Ali Shah Moosvi, left, and Syed Fazil Hussain Mosavi. Seated on the floor is Syed Abu Muhammad Naqvi.  
     
     
     
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    The Shiite poet Saba reciting a poem about Imam Mahdi, PBUH&HF.  
    The Shiite poet Saba reciting a poem about Imam Mahdi, PBUH&HF.  
     
     
     
    The members of the Shiite audience, including Kays Hadi and Ahmad Rashid Salim, renewing their pledge of loyalty to Imam al-Mahdi, PBUH, and asking God to hasten his appearance.  
    The members of the Shiite audience, including Kays Hadi and Ahmad Rashid Salim, renewing their pledge of loyalty to Imam al-Mahdi, PBUH, and asking God to hasten his appearance.  
     
     
    الحضور، وهم من أصول عديدة، من ضمنها هنديّة، باكستانيّة، أفغانيّة، إيرانيّة، عراقيّة، ولبنانيّة، يجددون ولاءهم لصاحب العصر والزمان، الحجّة بن الحسن المهدّي، عجّل الله تبارك وتعالى فرجه الشريف.
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    الحضور ملتفون حول سماحة فاضل الموسوي ليستمعوا إلى ما يفيض من علمه خلال تناول وجبة العشاء وقد بدى في الصورة سماحة مدثّر الموسوي، منظم المؤتمر.
    Bay Area Shiites with Syed Fazil Hussain Mosavi and Syed Mudassir Ali Shah Moosvi.  
    Bay Area Shiites with Syed Fazil Hussain Mosavi and Syed Mudassir Ali Shah Moosvi.  
     
     
     
    Sam Bazzi with Syed Fazil Hussain Mosavi, left, and Syed Mudassir Ali Shah Moosvi, right.
    Sam Bazzi with Syed Fazil Hussain Mosavi, left, and Syed Mudassir Ali Shah Moosvi, right.
     
     
     
    From left, Syed Fazil Mosavi, Saeed Razakhany, and Syed Mudassir Ali Shah Moosvi.  
    From left, Syed Fazil Mosavi, Saeed Razakhany, and Syed Mudassir Ali Shah Moosvi.  
     
     
     
    Sam Bazzi, right, with Syed Fazil Hussain Mosavi.
    Sam Bazzi, right, with Syed Fazil Hussain Mosavi.
     
    Sam Bazzi is an American counterterrorism activist and a counter-ideology expert. He is the founder of the Islamic Counterterrorism Institute. Bazzi blogs at sambazzi.com and tweets at @sambazzi.


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