Today : 7 Zul-Hejja 1435H., 01/10/2014 A.D.
  • 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... Details ›

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 ›

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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