Message of Thaqalayn

A Quarterly Journal of Islamic Studies

The Doctorine of Mahdi and Pluralism

Literally, pluralism means “many” and “multiple” and, technically, it refers to the difference in viewpoints and plurality of the readings of a school. The term pluralism is not only used in religion but it is also used in other disciplines such as ethics, law and politics. In this paper, we will try to examine briefly the idea of religious pluralism and its relation with the doctrine of alMahdi in Islam.  


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