THE TOBACCO FATWA

Ayatollah Mirza Shirazi who issued his famous Tobacco Edict, declared that using tobacco was akin to waging war against the 12th Imam (may God hasten his reappearance).

REFLECTIONS ON THE CHAPTER OF THE SUN [91]

The Prophet (S) said:

“He who recites it (Surah Ash-Shams) is like he who has given charity (in the way of God) to all things that the sun and the moon shine upon.”

[Majma’-al-Bayan, vol, 10. p. 496]

REFLECTIONS ON THE CHAPTER OF THE NIGHT [92]

On the virtue of this Surah, the Holy Prophet (S) said:

“He who recites it (Surah Al-Layl) God rewards him so much so that he is satisfied, and He protects him from toil, and makes (the path of his life) smooth for him.”

[Bihar-al-Anwar, vol. 74, p. 395, Traditions 35 and 38.]

SOME OF THE QUALITIES OF A TRUE FOLLOWER OF AHLULBAYT (AS)

The followers of true Islam are the followers who have hearts of vision. I can tell you right now, that not many Muslims have the hearts of vision due to negative influences which have blinded their hearts. A Shia of the Prophet (saw) and Ahlulbayt (as) should always be a Muslim who should have a big heart and a strong vision.

REFLECTIONS ON THE CHAPTER OF THE MORNING BRIGHT [93]

A Chapter of Love and Hope.