Questions Archive(Thematic Category:Laws and Jurisprudence)
when a Muslim woman is about to marry someone who has moral issues, can other people who have information about this person let this woman know?
6180 2007/01/04 Laws and JurisprudenceGrand Ayatollah Khamenei’s responseInforming the lady is not necessary; canonically, the execution of the aforementioned tests are, also, not necessary.Grand Ayatollah Makarim’s responseObligatory pre
What must be said during the temporary marriage and what are its terms and conditions?
16797 2007/01/04 Laws and JurisprudenceIn order to carry out a temporary ( concubine ) marriage contract, a number of prerequisites ought to be executed: ( i ) the contract s formula ought to be read out. Consent ( from
How can I find out the timetable for prayer in my country according to Shia scholars?
9684 2006/12/10 Laws and JurisprudenceThe criterion in the times to make prayer is sunrise and sunset. According to this, fajr prayer comes in as soon as night is over and the whiteness coming form the east moves up and gradually spreads
Is it haram to work at a restaurant that sells alcohol or to work at an institute that funds Israel?
9047 2006/12/03 Laws and JurisprudenceThe Supreme Leader s response to this question: Is it permissible to work at a factory that produces canned pork goods or at nightclubs or other corrupt establishments? And what is the rul
Is it permissible to steal from non-Muslims?
27544 2006/12/02 FiqhThe following responses were gathered from offices of Legal Authorities: Usurpation and forcible acquisition of the property of non-Muslims in non-Muslim countries is not permissible, if they are not
What is the ruling on listening to modern revolutionary rap music?
12146 2006/11/26 FiqhHazrat Grand Ayatollah Khamenehie:Any type of mutrib [ 1 ] music which befits carouse gatherings is haram. Hazrat Grand Ayatollah Fazel Lankarani:Any type of mutrib music which befits carouse gatheri
How should an astronaut get wudhu and make prayer in outer space?
13561 2006/11/26 ModernUnder no circumstances or conditions is it permissible to discard obligatory prayers, and they must be made in any possible situation. If possible, a person who is in space or on a spacesh
Can you please give me a hadith about the limits of hijab for a woman?
15571 2006/11/22 Laws and JurisprudenceIn ayah 31 of sura Nur, and in many traditions, the limitations of hijab have been made clear.in this ayah Allah states: And tell the faithful women to cast down their looks and to guard the
According to Islam is it permissible for women to drive?
29134 2006/11/22 ModernThe ruling for women driving must be derived from other laws and principals; meaning that we do not have a direct ruling on women driving in the Quran or Sunnah, because it is a new issue (
Can a Muslim male marry a Christian female without his parents consent?
9621 2006/09/30 Laws and JurisprudenceDear Brother,Assalam alaikum wa rahmatullahWe thank you for contacting us and pray for your prosperity and success in all aspects of your life.You must be praised for your attentiveness in religious a