Grand Ayatollah Sayyid Al-Hakeem receives a Sufi group from the UK

Grand Ayatollah Sayyid Al-Hakeem receives a Sufi group from the UK
2020/01/03

Grand Ayatollah Sayyid Mohammed Saeed Al-Hakeem received a Sufi group from the UK on Thursday, 2nd January 2020. He advised that the Muslims in all nations across the world to increase the dialogue, cooperation and affection amongst each other. He emphasized the importance of unity, through entrenching the commonalities and strengthening them.

His Eminence narrated to his guests the narration of the Holy Prophet (peace be upon him and his progeny): “Compassion has not been placed in something, but that it adorns it; and foolishness has not been placed in anything, but that it causes it disgrace.”

His Eminence called all Muslims to act upon the straight path shown by the Holy Quran and the teachings of the Prophet (peace be upon him and his progeny), with beautiful ethics, taking the Prophet as an example in how he was able to establish his personality amongst the polytheists, with his beautiful etiquettes and ethics.

Day Questions

How can I bring myself in to Taqleed?

By referring to and acting upon the verdicts of the religious scholar who has reached the level of Ijtihad and has the qualifications of a Marja and being the most knowledgeable.

I know that in wudhu I have to wash my face from the top downwards, but what if while doing that, I rub it the opposite way by accident?

There is nothing wrong with that as long as you washed correctly after realizing that you washed in the wrong direction.

Does the male need the permission of his mother to get married?

It is not necessary for a male to obtain the permission of his mother for the validity of the marriage.

If somebody pledges an oath on the Holy Quran that he will only smoke during one day a week, and that person encounters strong difficulties in trying to uphold that oath, does the oath becomes annulled?

It is not required to fulfill such an oath unless it sworn on Almighty Allah or His names. It is not obligatory to fulfill the oaths on other sanctified things like the Holy Quran and the Ka’bah. Generally, we advise you to decrease making oaths.