Claims and position of
Hazrat Mirza Ghulam Ahmad
In 1883, at the start of the fourteenth century Hijra, Hazrat
Mirza Ghulam Ahmad laid claim to be the Mujaddid of this century.
Mujaddid --- further details.
In 1891 he announced that Jesus was not alive and would
not return to this world in person, and that by the "return of
Jesus" was meant the coming of an imam and mujaddid
of the Muslims who would bear spiritual resemblance to the Messiah
and do Messiah-like work. Hazrat Mirza laid claim to be that particular
Mujaddid of the Muslims who was going to be the Promised Messiah.
Promised Messiah --- further details.