The crimes of Takfiri groups and targeted massacres in Afghanistan and particularly the recent school bomb attack which resulted in the martyrdom and injury of a large number of innocent, young schoolgirls in this holy month just because of their devotion to and following the Ahl al-Bayt ('a) have once again caused poignant distress and deep sorrow.
The recent crime in Bolan, Balochistan filled the hearts of the followers of the Quran as well as the devotees of the Holy Prophet (s) and his progeny throughout the world with grief and sorrow, and provoked their outrage.
It is advisable for the people to pray to Allah on the night of the blessed day of Shaʻbān 15th [for the eradication of the new disease in the world]/the best way to appreciate the hardworking medical staff is to take their advice
Thank God, due to the sincere payers of people and the continued efforts of the medical team, his eminence is recovering and getting better. Therefore, we would like to extend our deepest gratitude to all the people, both from Iran and the other countries, who were concerned for his eminence’s condition and sincerely prayed for his well-being.
Dear brother! I read your speech on temporary marriage; I directly say that your speech was rather astonishing to me and it left me disgruntled and aggrieved, because I never expected you to use such a language with respect to other Islamic schools of thought. Your words were fierce and provocative, while you used to be a proponent of moderation, fairness, and reliance on compelling logic!
Based on our religious obligations, we feel obligated to advise the government of the Islamic country of Azerbaijan to respect the religious sentiments of their people as well as their religious rights.
I hope that the Muftis of all Muslim countries as well as great Muslim scholars will j o i n us to take effective actions in this regard so as to fulfill their responsibility before Allah the Almighty.فَبَشِّرْ عِبَادِ; الَّذِينَ يَسْتَمِعُونَ الْقَوْلَ فَيَتَّبِعُونَ أَحْسَنَهُ ۚ أُولَٰئِكَ الَّذِينَ هَدَاهُمُ اللَّهُ ۖ وَأُولَٰئِكَ هُمْ أُولُو الْأَلْبَابِ
The ceremony of Arba’een is a valuable treasure for us, for it has protected the grandeur of Islam and that of the Shiite school of thought. Therefore, it must be appreciated as magnificent as possible.
There is no end to the tears of our eyes and the pain in our hearts at this most tragic and heart-rending incident / A qualified and competent council with enough experience has to be given the job of managing the Haramayn in Mecca and Medina.
The duty of all Muslims of the world is that they should refrain from assenting to this humiliation and disgrace, and not to allow the Zionists to occupy the Al-Aqsa Mosque which is the first Qibla of Muslims and they must not leave the Muslims of Palestine alone.
In order to provide religious services for the dear Hajj pilgrims, the office of Ayatollah Makarem Shirazi sends a group of scholars as the representatives of his eminence to his office in Medina every year to answer the religious questions of the Hajj pilgrims and the clergies accompanying them.
We propose to invite the prominent Sunnite and Shiite scholars to attend a scientific conference in which they can examine and discuss the most significant barriers to Islamic unity and also to determine the most crucial steps that have to be taken towards strengthening unity between different Muslim sects. Finally, the findings of this conference can be presented as binding resolutions that would be acted upon by everyone.
We strongly condemn this unprecedented crime and condole with the families of the victims, and at the same time we warn all our Muslim brothers, both Shiites and Sunnites, and even non-Muslim people of the world not to keep silent in face of such terrible incidents.
We believe that it is suitable, in the current conditions, that the scholars of the great Al-Azhar University follow and complete the mission of fighting Takfirism, which you began, until desirable outcomes are achieved
It is a strange innovation that has been made in today’s world that any country, which does not like the conditions in another country, invades it without any international permit; what an insecure world they have created!
The truth is that the western politicians have no political sense and wisdom; otherwise they would not have entered such a conflict with the world of Islam due to the atrocities of a small extremist group and would not have started such a dangerous game instead of rational thinking.
It was to our greatest sorrow to hear that Sheik Ali Salman has been apprehended by the Bahraini security forces. The rulers of Bahrain must be careful not to take actions that would further complicate the conditions in that country by the day.
As we have been informed, the Bahraini Al Ayyaam and Al Watan newspapers have published some news stating that his eminence has announced that it is necessary for the people of Bahrain to take part in the up-coming elections; this is completely untrue.
On the one hand, Ashura unifies not only the followers of the school of Ahl-al-Beit ('a), but all Muslim people and, on the other, it bestows daring and bravery on the fervent followers and fans of Imam Hussein ('a) and teaches them a lesson in rising up against tyrants.