Shirazi quluw in Mahdi


From the book titled ‘Dua wal Ziyaarah [supplication & ritual visits]‘ : sayyid As-shirazi says :

Chapter on Visiting The Imaam Mahdi may Allaah hasten his noble relief : 

‘Know that the Imaam hujjah [the proof] indeed he is living and present , and he one who is entitled -and is obligatory on all humans- to obey him , and is obligatory on all humans to believe in his leadership ; the one in whose right hand stood [the control of] the heavens and the earths.

It is a must on humans to stand to him in manner of discipline just as the public behaves infront of the leaders. And from the comprehensivenes of that : is to take him as an intermediary between a person and Allaah, and to visit him by everyperson near and far, and to wait for his coming-out.

And if one is given the facilitation to be among his army, and to be from those who call to him, then he has attained success of the world and the here-after.

And it has already been mentioned that the reward of visiting one of the Imaams is like the reward of visiting the Prophet (sallaAllaahu alayhi wasallam)…..”