This type of Zakat should be set aside on the eve of Eid al-Fitr and be paid on the day itself, which marks the first day of the month of Shawwal....Read More »
Is It Permissible to Give Khums to Poor Sayyids without the Permission of the Mujtahid?
Can I give Sahm-e Sadaat of Khums dues to poor and needy Sayyids as interest-free loan so that the problems of more and more people are solved...Read More »
Fatwas of Ayatollah Sistani and Ayatollah Khamenei on Imam Hussain’s Mourning
As we observe the month of Muharram, and commemorate the martyrdom of Imam Hussain (as), the believers are to be reminded about the opinion of the Jurist (Marja) on the topic of...Read More »
Fatwas of Grand Maraji’ on Using Products that Support the Zionist Regime
It is obligatory upon each and every Muslim to refrain from buying or using products, that the production and purchasing of bring profit for the Zionist regime, which is currently at war with Islām and...Read More »
Any Transaction that Benefits Israel not Permissible: Ayatollah Sistani
Iraq’s prominent Shia cleric Grand Ayatollah Sayyid Ali Sistani has advised against trading goods that bring about benefits to the occupying Israeli...Read More »
Does Belching Out What One Has Eaten Invalidate the Fast?
I usually belch out what I've eaten during fasting after the call of salat, though I try to swallow back my spit so that the food will not pass through my throat and I do not really take much food, I will like to...Read More »
Ayatollah Khamenei’s Fatwa on Fasting in Ramadan during Coronavirus
Grand Ayatollah Sayyid Ali Khamenei's office for answering questions on religious verdicts has published the ruling concerning fasting in the month of Ramadan during the...Read More »
Does Smoking Break the Fast?
Fasting in the holy Shari’ah (jurisprudence) of Islam is equal to that with the intention of obeying God; a person does not eat or...Read More »
Ayatollah Sistani’s Fatwa on Ramadan Fasting with the Spread of the Coronvirus
The office of the Shiʻa Muslim religious authority, Grand Ayatollah Sayyid Ali Sistani has answered to the question regarding fasting the holy month of Ramadan with the spread of the...Read More »
Merry Christmas from Ayatollahs Sistani and Khamenei’s Points of View
Is it permissible for me to say “Merry Christmas” to my non-Muslim classmates, friends, family, neighbors, and others this holiday season?Read More »