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Saturday 26th of May 2018

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Professor Ansarian: Should we investigate about the foods and sustenance of the host family when we go to their house as a guest?

Professor Ansarian: Should we investigate about the foods and sustenance of the host family when we go to their house as a guest?
  There is no need to investigate and search regarding this issue, we basically judge human beings apparently; in other words, when a person is a Muslim, we consider his works and actions as proper and correct, and this is a religious and rational rule. So, there is no problem to go to the house of those people who are believers and Muslim as a guest and investigation and searching about whether their foods and sustenance are Halal or Harm ...

Where was Lady Fatima Zahra buried

Where was Lady Fatima Zahra buried
Since she had undergone much pain and suffering after the demise of her father[4], she asked Imam Ali (a.s.) to bathe and shroud her body, give her the coffin and bury her in the darkness of the night so that those who oppressed her might not attend her burial ceremony. She also asked that she be buried in an undisclosed location in Medina. Acting as per Fatima s will, Imam Ali bin Abi Talib (a.s.) buried her in the darkness of the night and ...

Please explain about the Arbaeen of Imam Hussein (AS)

Please explain about the Arbaeen of Imam Hussein (AS)
The signs of a true believer are five: Sayyid bin Tawas quotes: When the women and children of Imam Hussein (AS) returned from the Shaam town and arrived in Iraq, they said to their guide: take us from Karbala. When they got to the place where Imam Hussein and his companions were martyred, they saw Jaber Ibn Abdollah Ansari with a group of people from Bani Hashem and a man from the family of the messenger of Allah who had come to visit Imam ...

Some of the incidents pertaining to the event of Karbala do not seem to be rational? How can they be justified?

Some of the incidents pertaining to the event of Karbala do not seem to be rational? How can they be justified?
complete question I am from Tehran. Today, March 26 2010 I received an email which raises doubts concerning the event of Karbala, one of the deeply rooted Shiite beliefs. Given the fact that your institute has some of the best researchers and experts in Islamic sciences and that replying to such questions is a part of its mission, I appeal you to deal with the question after you have studied it thoroughly. I pray to God, the Exalted, to grant ...

Where and when did mourning for Imam Hussein (A.S.) start first?

Where and when did mourning for Imam Hussein (A.S.) start first?
complete question When we look at the lives of the Holy Prophet (S) and the Imams (A.S.), not only we do not see anything about mourning and lamentation but there are evidence and sayings prohibiting such acts. For example, Hamza (A.S.) was martyred in the Battle Uhud or later when Ja’far bin Abi Talib was martyred, not only the Prophet (S) did not hold such ceremonies but he forbade others from doing so. Now, the question arises as to ...

Is chest beating for Imam Hussein an act endorsed by Islam?

Is chest beating for Imam Hussein an act endorsed by Islam?
Please explain the cause and reason of chest beating, and generally speaking, beating oneself for Imam Hussein. I did some research but I didn't come across a hadith from the prophet that recommended such an act. Has the prophet done what Shias do while mourning for Imam Hussein? If so, please mention the source that contains such a hadith. Concise answer The concept of mourning for Imam Hussein is among the furu’ or branches of the Shia ...

What is the importance and philosophy of mourning for Imam Hussein (a.s.)?

What is the importance and philosophy of mourning for Imam Hussein (a.s.)?
In order for us to understand the significance and philosophy of mourning for Imam Hussein (a.s.), it is necessary to take notice of the following points:        Detailed Answer    Paying attention to lofty virtues and traits of elect and dignified men and religious leaders:God, the Sublime, says in Chapter Maryam: "And mention Ibrahim in the Book; surely he was a truthful man, a prophet."[1] ...

What is the meaning of trusting in Allah?

What is the meaning of trusting in Allah?

So, if human knows that Allah Almighty is the only one who is the true effective in the whole universe, his trust will get stronger and firm, and the one whose trust in Allah has reached to its highest point will be free of any kind of anxiety or excitement and will have the genuine serenity and calmness, as the divine prophets were like this.

Is the saying authentic that, "Satans are chained during the Holy Month of Ramadan”?

Is the saying authentic that, "Satans are chained during the Holy Month of Ramadan”?
In some authentic traditional sources like Al-Kafi and Tahzib, a tradition has been mentioned regarding the blessings of the Holy Month of Ramadan from the Holy Prophet (PBUH) as follows, “When the Holy Month of Ramadan enters, the outcast Satans are chained."   In some authentic traditional sources like Al-Kafi and Tahzib, there has been mentioned a tradition regarding the blessings of the Holy Month of Ramadan from the Holy Prophet ...

What is your advice for those youths who are on the verge of getting married?

What is your advice for those youths who are on the verge of getting married?
The Holy Prophet (PBUH) is the behavioral role model of nation. People who were not identical with him both in attitudes and manners and they had their own specail morality and behavior publically insulted the Holy prophet peace be upon him and his progeny, but Allah commands in Sura Al Imran and said to Holy prophet:  «فَاعْفُ عَنْهُم » (Al Imran/159) forgive them, it means leave the fight one sided, when the ...

Who washed ceremonially the body of Hazrat Zahra (SA)?

 Who washed ceremonially the body of Hazrat Zahra (SA)?
 Based narrations, Imam Ali (AS) washed ceremonially the body of Hazrat Fatima Zahra(SA). Imam Jafar Sadiq (AS) was asked: Who washed ceremonially the body of Hazrat Zahra He responded in an answer "Imam Ali (AS)!; because Hazrat Fatima Zahra(SA) was SIDDIQA (truth-teller) and nobody was allowed to wash her except Imam Ali (as) who was a truth teller himself as well. Although it has been mentioned in some narrations that Asma bint Umais ...

The Secrets of the Quran oaths

The Secrets of the Quran oaths
  The term oath (ghasam- قسم) in the Arabic language is synonymous with swear (sogandسوگند-). In other word it means a confession and admission that a person says over his honor and counts Allah or someone great as a witness. Swearing is not  for a nation or a particular language but during all past eras it was commonly used among the nations and people. In the Qur'an, in the verse of  104, about 118 oaths have been ...

Observing the limits of Tajweed in Salaat/the Grand Ayatollah Shobairi’s answer

Observing the limits of Tajweed in Salaat/the Grand Ayatollah Shobairi’s answer
The Grand Ayatollah Shobairi Zanjani answered a question about observing the limits of Tajweed (rules for correct recitation of the holy Quran) in Salaat. Question: To what limits Tajweed needs to be observed in Salaat? The Grand Ayatollah Shobairi: Observing the correct pronunciation and the right movements of the letters to an acceptable level are needed, but observing those groups of rules of Tajweed which make the recitation more beautiful, ...

The amount of maintenance (Nafaqah)/the Grand Ayatollah Sistani’s Fatwa

The amount of maintenance (Nafaqah)/the Grand Ayatollah Sistani’s Fatwa
According to religious laws, there is no definite amount set for Wajib maintenance (a husband’s provision for wife), but the Wajib amount provides for food, clothes, housing, and other needs equal to wife’s status and according to the present time and the place. The one whose maintenance is the Wajib responsibility of another person, if that person refuses to pay for the maintenance, he can be forced to pay by referring the dispute ...

What to do if the Torbah of Imam Hussain (AS) becomes unclean? The Grand Ayatollah Makarem’s answer

What to do if the Torbah of Imam Hussain (AS) becomes unclean? The Grand Ayatollah Makarem’s answer
Question: What is our duty if the Torbah of Imam Hussain (AS) becomes unclean (Najis)? The Grand Ayatollah Makarem: To make the Torbah of Imam Hussain (AS) unclean (Najis) is Haram, and making it clean is Wajib, and if it falls into an unclean place, it must be taken out immediately and washed with water, even if costs to do so. If it is not possible to take it out, for example if it has fallen in a toilet, the Wajib precaution is that toilet ...

For the Western audience: DOES GOD EXIST?

For the Western audience: DOES GOD EXIST?
When Moses asked God that he would like to see him directly, he meant using his physical eyes, what was God’s reply? God said, “Look at the bush!” When Moses looked at the bush, the bush bursts into flames and Moses fainted. That is a piece of information for us from God that Divine nature is beyond the physical realm and physical sense perceptions cannot be used to perceive God. How then are we to see God if Divine nature is ...

Did Imam Al-Hussein have a daughter named “Ruqayyah” or “Sukainah” who passed away in Damascus while she was around 3-4 years old?

Did Imam Al-Hussein have a daughter named “Ruqayyah” or “Sukainah” who passed away in Damascus while she was around 3-4 years old?
questionDid Imam Al-Hussein have a daughter named “Ruqayyah” or “Sukainah” who passed away in Damascus while she was around 3-4 years old? As far as I know, it is not cited clearly anywhere in acceptable first-hand references (e.g. al-Irshad). Even the first narrator of the story, Imaduddin al-Tabari, the author of “Kamel Baha’i”, left it ambiguous by not mentioning the little girl’s name [assuming ...

Isn't there a contradiction between when Imam Ali (as) gave his ring to the beggar while in prayer and when an arrow was pulled out of his foot in prayer and he didn’t feel anything?

Isn't there a contradiction between when Imam Ali (as) gave his ring to the beggar while in prayer and when an arrow was pulled out of his foot in prayer and he didn’t feel anything?
In response to your question, the following points can be pointed to: 2- When one reaches such a rank, it doesn’t mean that he/she won't have different states. According to us and many other Muslims, Imam Ali (as) is the role model of all Muslims who bears the advantage of being a complete individual, nevertheless, he too has different states; meaning that sometimes when praying, he may not feel the pain of pulling an arrow out of his ...

The ruling about buying and selling misleading books/The Grand Ayatollah Khamenei’s answer

The ruling about buying and selling misleading books/The Grand Ayatollah Khamenei’s answer

Question: What is the ruling about buying and selling misleading books?

The Grand Ayatollah Khamenei: Buying and selling misleading books is not allowed, unless it is for responding to and rejecting their contents by someone who has the scientific ability.

What do "Wudu" , "Ghusl" and "Tayammum " Mean?

 What do "Wudu" , "Ghusl" and "Tayammum " Mean?
Ghusl for menstruation . After ejaculation (through sexual intercourse or ...

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انتخاب کوفه به عنوان مقر حکومت امام علی (ع)

داستانى عجيب از برزخ مردگان‏

حکایت خدمت به پدر و مادر

فلسفه نماز چیست و ما چرا نماز می خوانیم؟ (پاسخ ...

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شاه کلید آیت الله نخودکی برای یک جوان!

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حاجت خود را جز نزد سه نفر نگو!!

فضیلت ماه مبارک رمضان

عظمت آية الكرسی (1)  

مرگ و عالم آخرت

با این کلید، ثروتمند شوید!!

منظور از ولایت فقیه چیست ؟

ماه رمضان، ماه توبه‏

ذکری برای رهایی از سختی ها و بلاها

آيا فكر گناه كردن هم گناه محسوب مي گردد، عواقب ...

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راه ترک خودارضایی ( استمنا ) چیست؟

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تقيه چيست و انجام آن در چه مواردي لازم است؟

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