Abul Qasim Husayn ibn Ruh al-Nawbakhti

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This article is about Abul Qasim Husayn ibn Ruh Nawbakhti. For other people called Nawbakhti, see Al-Nawbakhti.

Abul Qasim Husayn ibn Ruh Nawbakhti (d. 326AH/937-38AD)[1] In Twelver Shia Islam, was the third of The Four Deputies appointed by twelfth and final Imam, Muhammad al-Mahdi, while he was in the Minor Occultation.[2]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Sachedina, Abdulaziz Abdulhussein (1981). Islamic messianism: the idea of Mahdī in twelver Shīʻism. Albany: State University of New York Press. ISBN 0-87395-442-4. 
  2. ^ Nasr, Seyyed Hossein; Dabashi, Hamid (1989). Expectation of the millennium: Shi0ism in history. Albany: State University of New York Press. ISBN 0-88706-843-X.