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Q: The act of changing the way we celebrate Ashoura to fit the mentality of this century is so important. But do not you think that this step will be followed by many others and lead to influential changes to several other Islamic concepts and issues in the coming generations?

A: Islamic concepts and thoughts are constant in their original and real content, but, here, we are talking about changing the means of expression and not the content. However, it has certain dynamism in Ijtihad, as a result of addressing new issues. Therefore, we do not usually fear the changes we have made or we are still making just because we are afraid that it will surpass the Islamic lines. We believe that the open minded and watchful jurists who understand the content of the Islamic conception and the mentality of our generations constitute a guarantee against any deviation.