Q: Does sunset occur when the disc
of the sun disappears or one should wait until the eastern redness
disappears. A: Sunset takes place as soon as the disc of
the sun disappears and there is no need to wait for the disappearance
of the eastern redness,, knowing that waiting for the disappearance
of the eastern redness is a recommended precaution..
- - Do not
waste your potentials in vain.Be the nation that employs all its
potentials in favor of the good, and what benefits the people.
Q: Is it permissible to conclude
marriage contracts in the month of Safar? Q: It is permissible
at all times..
- - Backbiting
is to hear something bas about a person in his absence and reporting
it tohim, Allah has prohibited those who practice it from entering
paradise and promised them hellfire..
Q: Is the urine of an infant pure
or impure? A: It is impure.
- - Our future
lies in science; when you rely on science you will be building the
The majales, or Husseini congregations, has been
going on for as long as we can remember. However,
the themes, methods of narrations and stories have
not developed yet. The concept of Ashoura is one
that has untimely significances and connotations...
The Role of Reward and Punishment in Raising
The principle of reward and punishment is based
on psychological mechanisms that stimulate the positive
conduct and suppress the negative one. At the level
of raising children, after examining the potentials
of whom we want to reward or punish, we ought to
choose what kind of punishment and reward to resort
His Eminence, Sayyed Ali Fadlullah, delivered
the two Friday sermons. In the first sermon, he
talked about disinformation and the means of fighting
it. In the second sermon, he talked about the need
for dialogue to thwart all plots of dividing the
region according to sectarian and racial bases.
He also called for forming a government in Lebanon..
Engagement: The Concept and the Formula
Engagement represents a convention; it is the
stage between the woman's acceptance to marry the
person who proposes to her and her actual marriage
to him. It is not accepted that, under the title
of engagement, the couple exceeds the legislative
limits or do what is prohibited between the man
and the woman....
Is magic real?
In this article, His Eminence, the late Religious
Authority, Sayyed Muhammad Hussein Fadlullah (ra),
refers to the Holy Quran, and specifically to Moses’s
conversation with the sorcerers, to explain that
magic, as revealed by the Quran, is nothing but
a process based on delusion and tricking man’s eyes
and other senses...