More and more new things comes to our knowledge when we explore the books written by Saints. These noble men warned us about the ‘Age of Deception’ and explained the signs of Dajjal (The Deceiver) as described in Ahadith of our Holy Prophet (Peace Be Upon Him).
Allama Iqbal and Allama Asad, two great scholars of 20th century predicted and recognized the ‘era of deception/dajjal’, some 80 years ago by looking at the immoral faithless civilization and irreligious education system of the West. The excerpts posted below from Books ‘Javed Nama by Allama Iqbal’ and ‘Road to Mecca by Muhammad Asad’ are eye-opener for Muslims. Urdu translation of some pages from ‘Book: Road to Mecca’, Chapter ‘Dajjal’ are added to explain it for Urdu readers.
Poem Link: Read Complete poem 1. (Javed Nama-35) Ahwal Doshizah-e-Mareekh Ke Dawa’ay Risalat Kardah
2. (Javed Nama-36) Tazkeer Nabiya-e-Mareekh
Note: Old English words (thee means you, art means are, thy means your, thyself means yourself, thou means you, hast means have, hath means has, dost means do)