Advanced search

Questions Archive (Thematic Category:عملی)

Thematic Category

Random questions

  • Is it permissible to use dead fetal bodies (aborted human bodies) for research?
    1932 گوناگون 2014/06/23
    Most jurisprudents and religious authorities do not allow a human body (embryo or born human being) to be dissected. However, some other scholars[1] say in this regard that if a human body is dissected to make medical and scientific discoveries that are needed by ...
  • What is the ruling on forming lines in congregational, when a third person joins in?
    3440 Laws and Jurisprudence 2007/02/10
    In reference to the incident which you experienced, we must first look at the principals of forming lines in congregational prayer from a fiqhi point of view:The person following in ...
  • Do the Shia consider Abu Bakr and Umar as Kafirs?
    7899 The infallibles 2010/09/23
    First of all, although the Shia has some criticism towards the khalifahs, they don’t see them as kafirs; the same way they don’t consider any of the other Sahabah as kafirs. In dealing with the khalifahs, the Shia follow the footsteps of the imams, especially Imam Ali (as), ...
  • Why didn’t Allah miraculously prevent the killing of Imam Hussein (A.S.)?
    6277 The infallibles 2010/05/27
    Everything takes place under Allah's will and according to His traditions and the same way Allah had the power to prevent Prophet Ibrahim's blade from cutting he could have also disabled all of the enemies' weapons, and miraculously saved Imam Hussein, but such a miracle did not happen ...
  • Can you please explain the criteria for distinguishing between haram and halal music?
    3934 Laws and Jurisprudence 2010/11/21
    This question doesn’t have a brief answer. Please click on the detailed answer. ...
  • Does divine infinity mean that He is ambiguous?
    2831 Philosophy of Gnosis 2012/02/08
    Divine infinity does not signify mathematical and numerical infinity; rather it means absoluteness and possession of all attributes of perfection. Knowing the One God, as the most perfect being with the most perfect attributes and devoid of any imperfection and deficiency and understanding His relationship with the world which is ...
  • What is the ruling on cat hair?
    6287 Laws and Jurisprudence 2010/04/07
    This question does not have a detailed answer ...
  • What are Nafilah prayers and how are they to be performed?
    12685 Practical 2009/08/29
    The term Nafilah or Nawafil refers to all mustahabb prayers; in other words, mustahabb prayers, which are all prayers other than the obligatory daily prayers (seventeen rak’ahs), are all nafilahs. Many different mustahabb prayers or nafilahs have been taught and pointed to ...
  • What is the Islamic law about the Christians, Jews and non-Muslims? Are they ritually pure or impure?
    2381 کافر 2014/08/04
    Almost all Shiite faqihs agree on the nijasah of the kuffar (non-believers), but the impurity of Ahlul Kitab (People of the Book) is an issue of dispute amongst them. You are, however, advised to turn to and act according to the verdict of the Mujtahid whom you ...
  • What is E'tikaf?
    3691 Theoretical 2011/07/07
    Literally, E'tikaf (cleave to a mosque) means to stay or remain at a place or to cleave to smething. E'tikaf in Islamic law is a pious practice consisting of a period of retreat at a sacred place for the purpose of seeking proximity and nearness ...