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Kalachakra Prophets: Mehdi, Kalki Avatar and the Messiah

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"The Kalachakra Tantra appeared in India in the tenth century and was probably written about this time. It predicts the coming of an Islamic Messiah figure named Mahdi about 2424 AD."

TWENTY FIFTH KALKI KING......Rudrin Chakrin (Raudra Chakri) (Trakpo Chakkhorchen)(25th Kulika):..."the 25th King of Shambhala will ascend to the throne in the year 2327 CE." (Kongtrul: 46)...."the 25th chieftan of Sambhala (Raudracakrin)(Drag-po khor-lo-can) (Forceful Wheel Holder) is the last mentioned in the Kalachakra."

"In the Kalachakra text's list of Prophets we find mention of the "White-Clad One", probably referring to Mani.

Buddhists believe that Buddha himself gave this Root Kalachakra Tantra in the ninth century B.C. and that the First Kalki King of Shambhala wrote The Abridged Kalachakra Tantra in the second century B.C.

The Kalachakra Tantra appeared in India in the late tenth century and was probably written about this time. It predicts the coming of an Islamic Messiah figure named Mahdi about 2424 AD.

In the Kalachakra text we read: "Adam, Noah, Abraham, and five others - Moses, Jesus, the White-Clad One, Muhammad, and Mahdi - with tamas, are in the asura-naga caste.

The eighth will be the blinded one.

The seventh will manifestly come to the city of Baghdad in the land of Mecca, (the place) in this world where a portion of the asura (caste) will have the form of the powerful, merciless mlecchas." - Verse I.154 from The Abridged Kalachakra.......

Moses, Jesus, the White-Clad One, Muhammad, and The Emanation.

MANI?...... The White-Clad One?.....(Gos-gar-can)...."Padmini in his commentary says that "The White-Clad One" is Mahamayin, or Mani......Among these, the one called "The White-Clad One" is Mahamayin. .....

“The White-Clad One” was a common name for Mani, the third-century founder of the Manichaean religion, followed in Iraq, Iran, and Central Asia.” .....“

The argument that since the Kalachakra description of the invaders’ beliefs and practices does not include any elements of Manichaeism is insufficient to disprove that the White-Clad One refers to Mani.

”The Kalachakra Presentation of the Prophets of the Non-Indic Invaders (Abridged Analysis)......“.....the Tibetan translation of Padmani is suspicious.”

The Kalachakra Presentation of the Prophets of the Non-Indic Invaders (Full Analysis), “Moses, this one, and the White-Clad One, Muhammad, and The Emanation

(Tib. byi-ba ‘di-dang dkar-po'i gos-can sbrang-bdag sprul-pa), is problematic. ...Padmani’s interpretation, “Among these, the one called ‘The White-Clad One’ is Mahamayin,” is rejected by both Buton and Kaydrubjey.....

A Commentary on Difficult Points Called "Padmini" (Tib. Padma-can zhes-bya-bai dka'-'grel, Skt. Padmini-nama-panjika):

JESUS.....Buton, however, explicitly lists Jesus (Tib. dBang-po, Skt: Isha)....“Issa,” the Arabic name for Jesus.....Isha Messiah-Jesus the Christ.....

In the Himalayan fastnesses Jesus was instructed in yoga and the highest spiritual life, receiving the spiritual name "Isha," which means Lord, Master, or Ruler, a descriptive title often applied to God, as in the Isha Upanishad. Isha is also a particular title of Shiva.19 .....

According to the Quran, the Ka'aba was built by the prophet Abraham and his son Ishmael.... the form of the natural elliptical stone known as the Shiva Linga (Symbol of Shiva) was a part of the spiritual heritage of Jesus, for His ancestor Abraham, the father of the Hebrew nation, was a worshipper of that form.

The Linga which he worshipped is today enshrined in Mecca within the Kaaba.

The stone, which is black in color, is said to have been given to Abraham by the Archangel Gabriel, who instructed him in its worship.......

Isa (Jesus Christ) will return to aid Mahdi, or the guided one, against Masih ad-Dajjal, the false messiah, and his followers.

He will descend at the point of a white arcade, east of Damascus, dressed in yellow robes with his head anointed.

He will then join the Mahdi in his war against the Dajjal. Isa will slay Dajjal, and unite humanity.".....

MOSES...“Musa” (the Arabic form of Moses) ...Musa (Arabic: موسى, Transliteration: Mūsa, Meaning:

Water tree ), (c. 2076 BH (c. 1392 BCE) – c. 1952 BH (c. 1272 BCE)), known as Moses in the Old Testament, is considered a prophet, messenger, lawgiver and leader in Islam......

Moses is also very important in Islam for having been given the revelation of the Torah, which is considered to be one of the true revealed scriptures......

MAHDI.....In Shia Islam, the last imam – the seventh according to Ismaili, the twelfth according to orthodox Shia – disappeared and will return in the future as Mahdi......

In the Islamic version of the apocalypse, the deceiver messiah Dajjal will be blind in his right eye; Mahdi, however, is not described as blind.

According to Islamic commentaries, “blind in one eye” means that Dajjal will lack the eye of wisdom and will be blind to the truth of Islam......

In Islamic eschatology, the Mahdi (Arabic: مهدي‎ / ISO 233: mahdī / English: Guided One) is the prophesied redeemer of Islam who will rule for seven, nine or nineteen years- before the Day of Judgment (yawm al-qiyamah / literally, the Day of Resurrection) and will rid the world of evil.....

In Shia Islam, the Mahdi is believed to be the Twelfth Imam, Muhammad al-Mahdi, whose return from occultation will be the return of the Mahdi.....

Al-Masih ad-Dajjal (Arabic: المسيح الدجّال‎ Al-Masīḥ ad-Dajjāl, Arabic for "the false messiah"), is an evil figure in Islamic eschatology.

He is to appear pretending to be Masih (i.e. the Messiah) at a time in the future, before Yawm al-Qiyamah (Day of Resurrection), directly comparable to the figures of the Antichrist and Armilus in Christian and Jewish eschatology.".....

The Emanation......According to the Kalachakra prophecy, the last Shambhala king Rudra Chakrin, an incarnation of Manjushri, the bodhisattva of wisdom, and a reincarnation of the Dalai Lama,

will defeat the forces of evil at the end of Kaliyuga and establish a Golden Age through planetary initiation.

Some legends equate him with Kalki, the doomsday avatar of Vishnu. ....." .....

Seven centuries before the end of the current fourth age (the kaliyuga), the king of Shambhala will unify all his Hindu and Buddhist subjects into one caste to face the future invasion that will end the age.

The unifying king will be Manjushri-yashas, who will take the title Kalki and be the first of a line of twenty-five Kalki rulers of Shambhala.

Seven centuries later, the actual Buddhist messiah will be Raudrachakrin, the twenty-fifth Kalki ruler who, like the first Kalki, will be an emanation of Manjushri.

During his reign, Krinmati, the King of Delhi, will declare himself Mahdi, the messiah of the mlecchas – the non-Indic invaders.

Mahdi and his non-Indic forces will attempt an invasion of Shambhala, but Raudrachakrin will defeat them. This will mark the end of the kaliyuga and the start of a new golden age."

"The prophets themselves sometimes expressly appointed and at other times gave clear indications about their successors.

The golden thread in all religions is that a Comforter or Mehdi [as Muslims call him] or a Kalki [as the Hindus call him] will come towards the end of the world to bring Divine Justice and universal peace.....Mehdi, Kalki Avatar and the Messiah....

"In Islamic eschatology, the Mahdi (Arabic: مهدي‎, mahdī , English:

Guided One) is the prophesied redeemer of Islam who will rule for seven, nine or nineteen years-before the Day of Judgment (yawm al-qiyamah / literally, the Day of Resurrection)and will rid the world of evil......

Isa (Jesus Christ) will return to aid Mahdi, or the guided one, against Masih ad-Dajjal, the false messiah, and his followers.He will descend at the point of a white arcade, east of Damascus, dressed in yellow robes with his head anointed.......

"870 A.D. marks the first time that the KINGDOM OF SHAMBHALA actually came under Moslem domination.

The Hindushahis recaptured Kabul and the rest of their Kingdom after the death of the conqueror Yaqub but never again maintained Kapisa as their capital."......"

In 672 an Arab governor of Sistan, Abbad ibn Ziyad, raided the frontier of Al-Hind and crossed the desert to Gandhara, but quickly retreated again.

The marauder Obaidallah crossed the Sita River and made a raid on Kabul in 698 only to meet with defeat and humiliation.

Vincent Smith, in Early History of India, states that the Turkishahiya dynasty continued to rule over Kabul and Gandhara up until the advent of the Saffarids in the ninth century. ....Dharma Fellowship of His Holiness the 17th Gyalwa Karmapa, Urgyen Trinley Dorje.....

"At the time of the Islamic conquest of Persia in the 7th century, however, Balkh had provided an outpost of resistance and a safe haven for the Persian emperor Yedzgird who fled there from the armies of Umar.

Later, in the 9th century, during the reign of Ya'qub bin Laith as-Saffar, Islam became firmly rooted in the local population."....

"Arabs occupied Persia in 642 (during the Caliphate of Uthman, 644–656 AD).

Attracted by grandeur and wealth of Balkh, they attacked it in 645 AD.

It was only in 653 when Arab commander, al-Ahnaf raided the town again and compelled it to pay tribute.

The Arab hold over the town, however, remained tenuous.

The area was brought under Arabs' control only after it was reconquered by Muawiya in 663 AD. Prof. Upasak describes the effect of this conquest in these words:

"The Arabs plundered the town and killed the people indiscriminately.

It is said that they raided the famous Buddhist shrine of Nava-Vihara, which the Arab historians call 'Nava Bahara' and describe it as one of the magnificent places which, comprised a range of 360 cells around the high stupas'.

They plundered the gems and jewels that were studded on many images and stupas and took away the wealth accumulated in the Vihara but probably did no considerable harm to other monastic buildings or to the monks residing there"..

"The Arabs could bring Balkh under their control in 715 AD only, in spite of strong resistance offered by the Balkh people during Umayyad period.

Qutayba ibn Muslim al-Bahili, an Arab General was Governor of Khurasan and the east from 705 to 715. He established a firm Arab hold in lands beyond the Oxus.

He fought and killed Tarkhan Nizak in Tokharistan (Bactria) in 715.

In the wake of Arab conquest the resident monks of the Vihara were either killed or forced to abandon their faith.

The Viharas were razed to the ground.

Priceless treasures in the form of manuscripts in the libraries of monasteries were consigned to ashes. Presently, only the ancient wall of the town, which once encircled it, stands partially.

Nava-Vihara stands in ruins, near Takhta-i-Rustam."......

"The Kalachakra is one of the last Sanskrit works to have been written in a Central Asian land." (Geoffrey Hopkins: 60)...

"The Kalachakra appeared in India about 966 AD with Chilupa." (Jeffrey Hopkins:1985, pg 61)...

"The Kalachakra was introduced into Tibet from India in 1026 AD."(Norbu:1995,pg 272)...