Today : 29 Rabih-2 1437H., 08/02/2016 A.D.
 

The vice of malice

His Eminence, Sayyed Ali Fadlullah, delivered the two Friday sermons. In the first sermon, he talked about the vice of malice which undermines both the individual and the society. In the second sermon, he called on the Lebanese to strengthen their unity by resorting to national dialogue and not relying on foreign powers... Details ›

Ijtihad and development

The issue of intellectual and legislative development in the life of every nation is not the result of an inevitable movement outside the scope of the thoughts and principles proposed in life, and neither is it an act of the unseen that emanates from the unknown. Rather, it is the Sunnah (law) of Allah on earth which is that the ideas and principles emerge as reactions to a corrupt reality or for being based on a materialistic force or urgent natural circumstances.... Details ›

The big confrontation between Lady Mary (a.s.) and her people

Virgin Mary (Mariam) returned to her community and family with something new. This pure, worshipping, chaste and god-fearing woman, who was one of the purest virgins and the most chaste and the best in commitment to the moral and spiritual values among them, which made everyone respect and sanctify her… this woman returned, good heavens, holding a child, and she told them that it is her child whom she gave birth to without being married... Details ›

Towards a bold discussion on the historicity of the religious text and how to develop the Islamic thought

In the context of today’s ongoing discussion, at the Arab and Islamic levels, regarding the Islamic political project and how to face the new challenges, especially vis-à-vis the growth of extremism and violence in the name of religion, and considering that many extremist Islamic organizations and political Islamic movements rely on the religious texts...

How to grow and develop, according to Imam Ali (a.s.)*

In this lecture, His Eminence, the late Religious Authority, Sayyed Muhammad Hussein Fadlullah (ra) discusses one of the sermons of Imam Ali (a.s.) in which he talked about fanaticism and its destructive impacts on individuals and groups alike and mentioned many things that are capable of immunizing people against this repugnant immoral disease and attaching them to the human values..

The relation of the disciples with Jesus (a.s.) and the Message*

In this lecture, His Eminence, the late Religious Authority, Sayyed Muhammad Hussein Fadlullah (ra) discusses the relation of the disciples with Jesus (a.s.) and the Message. He explained that the disciples set out to declare that they are the supporters of Allah having believed in Prophet Jesus (a.s.) and his Message that Allah has revealed to him...

How to treat the phenomenon of Takfir? Part I

Part I of the series of questions in which His Eminence, the Religious Authority, Sayyed Muhammad Hussein Fadlullah (ra), talks about the phenomenon of Takfir in the Muslim communities and the ways to face it, by answering a series of relevant inquiries. His Eminence considers that the Takfiri groups are people who do not know Islam or its truth, and that is why they do not differentiate between disbelief and belief....

How to treat the phenomenon of Takfir? Part II

Part II of the series of questions in which His Eminence, the Religious Authority, Sayyed Muhammad Hussein Fadlullah (ra), talks about the phenomenon of Takfir in the Muslim communities and the ways to face it, by answering a series of relevant inquiries. His Eminence considers that the Takfiri groups are people who do not know Islam or its truth, and that is why they do not differentiate between disbelief and belief....

Facebook

Go Deeper

Old website   Feed back

- The mind is the secret of man’s dignity, and it is the vital element that enables man to be insightful of all what is related to his life.

- Once lying infiltrates into the believer’s life, faith will no longer find a place in it.

- The thought should be faced with another counter-thought, and not with a counter attack and violence; so back your thought with a strong argument to be able to face the thought criticizing you.

Q: Is it permissible for the woman who is in her menses to perform the Friday Ghusl?
A: This is permissible and accepted, and she will be rewarded for it; however, it does not make her acquire the state of purity required for carrying out the religious duties.

Q: Is it permissible to prostrate on the carpets (moquette) found in the mosque instead of the Sajdah (a stone made up of baked soil)?
A: This is impermissible, knowing that you can only prostrate on what is permissible to prostrate on, such as the marble that the floor of the mosque is tiled with.

Q: What is the ruling regarding the egg which contains drops of blood?
A: It is permissible to eat the egg, excluding the blood that is impure (Najis) as an obligatory precaution.