His Eminence, Grand Ayatollah al-Hakeem, receives the Lebanese Ambassador to Iraq

His Eminence, Grand Ayatollah al-Hakeem, receives the Lebanese Ambassador to Iraq
2019/05/05

His Eminence Grand Ayatollah Sayyid Muhammed Saeed al-Hakeem received Mr. Ali Adib al-Habhab, the Ambassador of Lebanon in Baghdad, along with his aides, on Sunday 5 May 2019.

Day Questions

Is ghusl obligatory after killing a lizard?

It is not obligatory. One can performs it but still needs to perform the wudhu for prayers.

Am I allowed to present the edict of my Marja whenever I am asked a jurisprudential question?

If the person who asks you does not intend to know the edict of a particular Marja. you may tell him the opinion of your Marja

How are the expenses of the child's upbringing calculated in the Sharia?

It is obligatory on the father to support the children by providing them with food and drink, clothes, medicine, housing and all that they need for their living.

If a person’s life is threatened and is forced to give a divorce, is this divorce valid according to religious parameters?

If he was forced to divorce his wife solely because of the threat, then the divorce is invalid. If he decided to divorce her willingly because he was convinced that continuing the relation with his wife would lead to trouble as a result of the current circumstances of the marriage, then the divorce is valid.