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  • What is the opinion of Imam Khomeini on the issue of nationalism?
    12392 System 2011/10/22
    By researching reliable sources such as the ‘Sahifeye Noor’ and ‘Sahifeye Imam’, which contain the entirety of the Imam’s words, sermons, and letters, we find that such a statement cannot be found; therefore the above mentioned statement is unauthentic and cannot be ...
  • Does Islam allow marriage with female captives and the practice of coitus interruptus (withdrawal) with them?
    10027 Philosophy of Religion and Law 2010/09/12
    Undeniably, marriages between kafir (disbelieving)women that were captured in wars and their captors were based on realities that existed in society during the time of the Holy Prophet (pbuh). The women that were captured were considered a part of the enemy’s army, and to ...
  • Who were the Ansar?
    5266 تاريخ بزرگان 2010/04/07
    Ansar is the plural form of Naser from the root of Nasr, and means people who help and aid. In the advent of Islam, the residents of Medinah and its outskirts, especially the members of the two tribes of the Aws and Khazraj were called the Ansar, because ...
  • What is Islam's viewpoint regarding reincarnation?
    7502 Traditional 2010/01/21
    A few centuries back in India a theory known as "reincarnation" was developed concerning the consecutive return of souls to this world after death. During the ages this theory was gradually taken into serious consideration by people all around the world and even became, for some, a part ...
  • Does an angel that has taken on the form of a human have lust and desire?
    3413 Traditional 2009/11/25
    What is meant by an angel taking on the form of a human is that an angel is visually perceived by humans as having taken on the physical shape of a person. This does not mean that the essence of the angel has changed or ...
  • What is the Islamic law about taking off one's shirt and beating the chest in mourning for Imam Hussein (a)?
    3215 Laws and Jurisprudence 2011/08/06
    What has been mentioned in the fatwa of most of the grand jurists about taking off one's shirts and beating the chest indicate that it is permissible to take off one's shirts, if it is not in front of non-mahram (women) and if it does not entail any ...
  • If soft music is played in a wedding, what is the Islamic law on a woman dancing in front of other women?
    3288 Laws and Jurisprudence 2011/10/04
    Office of Grand Ayatollah Khamenei (may Allah grant him long life): If a woman's dancing for women is considered to be lahw (frivolity) such as when a female gathering changes into a dancing party, there is problem in it and the obligatory precaution is to avoid it, ...
  • What is the relationship between the soul and body?
    7772 Islamic Philosophy 2009/12/28
    Regarding the link and relationship between the soul and body, one must say that the body is one of the several degrees of the soul and spirit, resulting in the body being located in the soul and spirit, not the spirit and soul being trapped in the body, ...
  • What does Shia doctrine say about the awaited Mahdi?
    6012 Traditional 2012/01/17
    Since the above question is too vague and general, we decided to have a brief introduction of Imam’s (AJ) lifestyle, assertions from the unseen (akhbar ghaibi) and signs of his reappearance.His name is the same as the prophet of Islam’s, and ...
  • Is it okay to say "Ali is the inheritor"?
    3473 Traditional 2011/02/15
    An heir is someone who inherits, or is designated to inherit, the property or position of another without an external cause like purchase and sale, dedication etc. rather by descent and right of relationship.