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Need of Imam of the Age

English translation of


by Hazrat Mirza Ghulam Ahmad

Translated by Kalamazad Mohammad

with revisions by Zahid Aziz

In this booklet, written in September 1898, Hazrat Mirza Ghulam Ahmad describes the qualities that are bestowed by Allah upon the person who is appointed Imam of the Age. He explains how the one who is the Divinely-appointed Imam of the Time is distinguished from other persons who also may be blessed with spiritual experience to some extent.

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