Special Sub-Topic: Day of Judgement
|The Mahdi (the rightly guided caliph) will appear before the end of time. How long will he reign on this Earth before his death?|
7-9 years. When the Mahdi does appear on this Earth he will reign for 8 years. Mahdi is known to be the descendants of the Bani Hasheem clan. As you may not know the Bani Hasheem clan is from the Prophet Muhammad (PBUH) clan. The Mahdi is said to have a broad head, and a hooked nose. Source: (http://www.inter-islam.org/faith/Majorsigns.html#khalifh)
|What does the word "Dajjal" mean in English?|
The Deceiver. The prediction is that Dajjal will appear sometime within the Mahdi's lifetime. He will have a vast army with him. He is known to have one eye. When he arrives he will cause the greatest tribulation the world has ever seen. He will have heaven and hell with him. The Hadith states that whoever sees heaven should not go into it because it is actually hell, and whoever sees hell should go into it because it is actually heaven. Source: reference.com .
|Jesus is said to appear when the Dajjal arrives into this world. Jesus will descend down from heaven with two angels carrying him; he will land on a white minaret. What country is this white minaret in, which Jesus will descend on?|
Syria. Jesus will descend down onto a white minaret in Syria. He will then go and face the Dajjal in Jerusalem and slay him. After that their will be 7 years of peace. During that time God will tell earth to bring out its most abundant and fresh fruit. It is said at that time, a young child can put his hand into a snake's mouth without being bit. A lion will sleep with the sheep. Also, a pomegranate will be so large that you can use it's peelings as shelter. Source: (http://www.inter-islam.org/faith/Majorsigns.html#descent)
|Gog and Magog will appear at the end of time and will slay mankind in a way that has never been seen. They will be so vast in number that when they go by a lake they will finish it, and the rest of the army still will not have tasted it. What lake will Gog and Magog be drinking out of?
Lake Tiberias. Gog and Magog are two Turkish tribes. They will spread corruption on this Earth that no one will stop them. They will slay anyone in their path. Jesus will gather his people to a mountain in Egypt and will pray to God to remove them from this Earth. God then will send a tiny worm on their necks that will kill them. Then the Earth will be filled with the rotten corpses of Gog and Magog. God will then send birds with long necks that will carry away the bodies, only God knows where. Source: (http://www.inter-islam.org/faith/Majorsigns.html#qiyamah)
|Soon after Gog and Magog are gone, the Beast will emerge. The Beast will be so big and hairy you won't know where its face is. When the Beast emerges from the Earth it will have two items with it. What are those items? |
The Rod of Moses and The Ring of Solomon. The Beast will emerge at the end of time, in desert area in Mecca. It is said to have the Rod of Moses and The Ring of Solomon. With the Rod of Moses the beast will break off every unbeliever's nose and turn their color to darkness, and with the ring of Solomon the Beast will put light into the believers faces. Its objective here on Earth is to separate the believers from the unbelievers. Source: (http://www.inter-islam.org/faith/Majorsigns.html#task1)
|How long will prophet Jesus stay on this Earth until he dies?|
40 years. Jesus will remain on this Earth for 40 years. He will get married, and have children. He will die a normal death. According to Islam, Jesus never actually died; he was merely taken by God to wait until he was needed for the Al-Qiyamah, the resurrection. Source: (http://www.inter-islam.org/faith/Majorsigns.html#marriage)
|At the end of time there will be a giant fire that will come forth. It will swallow everything in its path. The fire will drive mankind to its last gathering. From what country will the fire emerge from?|
Yemen. The fire will emerge from Yemen and it will only kill the people who stayed behind. It will chase mankind to their last gathering place. Source: (http://www.inter-islam.org/faith/Majorsigns.html#fire)
|Once we are gathered together, there will be one last major sign before are judgment begins. Whoever sees this sign and wasn't a believer before, no good will it do to a believer if he hadn't believed then. The sun will not rise in the East. In what direction will the sun rise?|
West. The sun will rise from the west. When mankind sees this, teaching says that it will be no good for man to convert if he hasn't converted then. On this day everyone will believe, and on this day everyone will wish they had done more good in the world. Source:
|How many times will the trumpet be blown at the end of time?|
2. The trumpet will be blown twice. The first time it will cause everyone to die. The second time it will cause everyone to be resurrected for the final judgment. Source: (http://www.islaam.com/Article.aspx?id=450)
|Once we are resurrected. We will all be scared that we won't care about are mother, father, sister, brother, husband, or wife. We will all care about ourselves. On that day, the sun will be very close to our heads that we will be drowning in our sweat. How far will the sun be away from our head?|
1 mile. The sun will be so close to us that it will be a mile away from our heads. The sweat will be determined by how many sins you have committed in this world. The unbelievers will have so much sins that they will be drowning in their sweat. The believer will have little or no sins that they will have sweat up to their ankle. Source: (http://boltwolf.tripod.com/id41.html)
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