Q: What will be the sign of the period when Mahdi has appeared?
A: One of the major signs is that there will be a lot of corruption in all levels of life. Muslims will be desperately in need of some leadership.
And Allah Ta’ala (الله تعالى) knows best.
Mufti Ebrahim Salejee (Isipingo Beach)
This answer was collected from MuftiOnline.co.za, where the questions have been answered by Mufti Zakaria Makada (Hafizahullah), who is currently a senior lecturer in the science of Hadith and Fiqh at Madrasah Ta’leemuddeen, Isipingo Beach, South Africa.