Today : 29 Zul-Keada 1435H., 24/09/2014 A.D.
  • Q: Which is better: Hajj-ut-Tamattu’ or Hajjul-Ifrad? A: When it comes to the recommended pilgrimage, Hajj-ut-Tamattu’ is better.
  • Hajj is a religious duty that represents the victory of Islam , the glory of Muslims and the spread of the light of Allah in the horizons.
  • Q: What is the ruling if the woman wears socks while in the state of Ihram, and is it necessary to wear them while performing Tawaf in the presence of much crowdedness? A: It is not obligatory on women to wear socks, unless it is the only way for preventing foreigners from touching them.
  • Hajj does not detach you from this world . It seeks to tie you to the Hereafter in addition of this world in such a way that one compliments the other .
  • Q: What is the ruling of praying the Maghrib and Isha’ prayers in Arafat out of fear of not being able to perform them on time in Muzdalifa? A: It is permissible, as it is not obligatory to perform the Maghrib and Isha’ prayers in Muzdalifa, but only recommended
  • Our thoughts were not born with us . We have either inherited or acquired them . Why do we insist on keeping what we have inherited although they may perish , and why do we insist on what we have acquired, although we might find better ones.

Thursday, September 25, 2014 is the first of the month of Thul-Hijja 1435 H

The Juristic Office of the Institution of the late Religious Authority, His Eminence, Sayyed Muhammad Hussein Fadlullah (ra) issued a statement in which it declared that Thursday, September 25, 2014 is the first of the month of Thul-Hijja 1435 H., according to the jurisprudential opinion of the late Religious Authority, His Eminence, Sayyed Muhammad Hussein Fadlullah (ra).... Details ›

The will

His Eminence, Sayyed Ali Fadlullah, delivered the two Friday sermons. In the first sermon, he talked about the will. He considered it necessary to organize the family and the society. He also explained how it should be made and what it should cover. In the second sermon, he said that he believes that the best way to confront terrorism is by an Arab-Muslim strategy and not the international-regional alliance that seeks to promote its own interests.... Details ›

Money in return of working in the religious field: permissible or not?

Is it permissible to earn money in return of working in the religious field and performing religious duties, such as pilgrimage, fasting, paying Khums and other acts on behalf of others? This question might cross the mind of many people who would like to know the answer to it. Looking into the matter from a Shariah-based perspective... Details ›

The Hijab

Historical information indicates that Hijab existed before religions, and in the Code of Hammurabi, the first king of Babylon. But it was prohibited for bondmaids and restricted only to honorable women. And reading the religious texts before Islam (the Torah and the Bible), you notice indications about wearing the Hijab..... Details ›

The relationship between religion and politics

Despite the popular slogan "Our religion is politics and politics is our religion", many of our youth take a negative attitude towards politics. What is our view on this?.... Details ›

To build a society of peace and harmony

How does Allah, The Most Exalted, want the Muslim community to act in life and what kind of relations does He want it to establish among its members? ...

Polygamy in Islam between the legal right and social justice

Q: Islam gives the man the right to marry four women at the same time. Why four? And do not you see in polygamy a demeaning of the value of the woman as a human being, and a violation of her right to a stable and secure familial life with a partner that she does not share with anyone else?..

Islamic Principles in Az-Zahra's (a.s.) Speech

We ought to deduce several lessons from Az-Zahra’ (a.s.)’s teachings, speeches, and preaches. We would like to highlight a number of her lessons that we ought to master so that our loyalty to her be honest and our love be truthful; for love is not merely a heart beat or an overwhelming sentiment; rather, it is also a sincere commitment and practice...

Love and mercy are the basis of marital life

We can draw inspiration from the Holy Quran that the issue of marriage and the wish to form a family stem from the human's deep sense of need to complete one's self through getting engaged to the opposite sex, on the basis of the inherent instinct with which Allah has created people and which lies latent in the human nature that mingles the spiritual need for marriage with the physical need for satisfying desires in an intimate spiritual context.....

The conflict between the human value and the materialistic value

Allah, the most Exalted, has treated several concepts and human and social ideas through the methodology of dialogue in several verses of the Glorious Quran, like in His saying: "And set forth to them a parable of two men; for one of them We made two gardens of grape vines, and in the midst of them We made cornfield...


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