The Participation of His Eminence in the Walk of Arbaeen 1436

The Participation of His Eminence in the Walk of Arbaeen 1436
2014/12/10

His eminence, Grand Ayatollah Sayyid Mohammed Saeed Al-Hakeem (May Allah prolong his life) participated in the walk to the holy city of Karbala amongst the millions of visitors on the occasion of Arbaeen, 1436.

On the way, he visited some of the Shia-Muslim and Christian families displaced from northern Iraq, who were residing at the many Mawkibs (rest stops for the visitors of Karbala) along the way. The refugees extended their gratitude for the visit and the help provided by the Marjeiyya.

Day Questions

Is it permissible to keep a leather wallet in a pocket while offering prayers?

<p style="text-align: left;">Based on an obligatory precaution one should not carry a leather of any animal that was not slaughtered in accordance with the Sharia during the prayers.</p>

If a man masturbates, must he do ghusl in cold water?

Masturbation is prohibited, and whoever commits such a sin should repent and seek forgiveness from Almighty Allah, but it is not obligatory on him to perform the ghusl with cold water.

Are all types of music are prohibited?

It is unlawful to listen to amusing music in a way that is based on enjoyment and rapture.

What kind of hijab clothing is suitable for women and what kinds are not? What colors are suitable?

A woman is urged to pay great attention to her virtue and not be looked at by men in a desirable way. This is the factor to be observed in hijab.