Q: If certain parts that ought to
be covered by the man or the woman were revealed when performing
Tawaf, does this invalidate the Tawaf? A: If this happens,
the Tawaf will not be invalidated, and one should hasten to cover
what was revealed.
- Imam Al-Jawad
(a.s.) lived with his companions and the people around him the responsibility
of the Imamate in guiding the people and educating them on tolerance
and openness even to those with whom they disagree
Q: Should one perform Tawaf around
the House every time the pilgrim steps into the Holy Mosque?
A: It is not obligatory, it is recommended.
- Imam Al-Jawad
(a.s.) amazed all people with his abundant knowledge and ability
to answer the most complicated questions and to demonstrate Allah's
ruling according to the Shariah
Q: What is the ruling regarding performing
a prayer without Wudu’ or Ghusl, out of ignorance or forgetfulness?
A: One ought to perform once again the prayer that was performed
without Wudu’ or Ghusl, whether out of ignorance or forgetfulness.
- The month
of Rajab is the month of peace in which we should live in our community
the spirit of peace. We should not kill one another or commit aggressions
against others. We should be educated on the spirit of peace
Allah is close to us
In the first sermon, Sayyed Ali Fadlullah talked
about man’s relation with Allah, explaining that
it should be built on truth, love and transparency,
and that Allah is very close to His servants. In
the second sermon, the Sayyed called on the Lebanese
Government to make every effort to free the prisoners
of the Army. He also called for raising the wages,
and urged the Lebanese University to go back on
its decision to raise the tuition fees...
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
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...
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.....
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?....