The Facsimile of the Title of the First Edition
[Translation of the Title Page]
O ye who believe! fear Allah and seek the way of approach unto Him and strive in His way that you may prosper. And those who disbelieve say, ‘Thou art not a Messenger.’ Say, ‘Sufficient is Allah as a Witness between me and you and so is he who possesses knowledge of the Book. ‘
All praise belongs to Allah, that this book entitled
[The Need for the Imam]
was written in only one and a half day and printed at Diya’-ul-Islam Press, Qadian, under the supervision of Hakim Fadl-ud-Din Bhervi, the owner and manager of the press.