Ayatollah Makarem Shirazi's Statement on the Recent Crime Perpetrated by Takfiri Groups in Pakistan

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.  ‌

Ayatollah Makarem Shirazi's Message on Ayatollah Mesbah's Demise

Being an outstanding, erudite and pious scholar, he remained a staunch advocate of the Islamic government throughout his life.‌

Ayatollah Makarem Shirazi's Statement in Response to French President's Insult to the Noble Prophet of Islam (s)

In recent days, the Muslim world was moved by the news of the ignorant French president's insolent sacrilege of the Noble Prophet of Islam (s), who is the epitome of Divine mercy.‌

Ayatollah Makarem Shirazi's Message in the Wake of Events in Karabakh Region

In recent days, the worrying news of conflict in Karabakh region has once again touched our hearts, bringing this highly-valued part of the Muslim world to our attention.‌

His Eminence's Important Recommendations for the Blessed Day of Shaʻbān 15th

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

Ayatollah Makarem Shirazi's statement on General Soleimani's Martyrdom

He was a great man and a unique and insightful commander; his name will remain in the history of Islam and the world as a great general, inspiring countless others to continue on his path‌

The Statement of the Office of Ayatollah Makarem Shirazi in Appreciating all the People for their Prayers for his Eminence

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.‌

The Statement of Grand Ayatollah Makarem Shirazi Concerning the Tragic Incidents in Kashmir: All Muslims Must Join Hands and Save Kashmir

We urge all the Muslims to quickly take actions to save their fellow Muslims from the Indian oppression, because anyone who is indifferent about this issue will be held accountable by Allah.‌

The Importance of Studying Imam Rida’s Role in the Emergence of Islamic Sciences

After extensive research, we realized that the role of the Shi’a scholars in the emergence and development of Islamic sciences is still obscure to people ‌

The Statement of Ayatollah Makarem Shirazi: The Dangerous Plots of the US and the Ignominy of its Allies

The US administration’s recent decision to recognize Jerusalem Al Quds as the capital of Israel is a violation of the UN Security Council resolutions and a violation of all international laws about the Palestinian city. His decision to move the US embassy to Jerusalem Al Quds in six months will cause tremendous and worldwide hatred against the US; all the Muslims of the world and many free-spirited nations and politicians have strongly condemned the decision.‌

The Message of Ayatollah Makarem Shirazi to the Shiʿa Studies Workshop (A Millennium of Shiʿa Madrasa-Berlin, Germany)

Indeed holding such workshops, with such supreme goals, in the present time and in the place where it is to be held, is considered an invaluable cultural undertaking. Certainly, such undertakings can have a substantial role in the promotion of the School of the Ahl-al-Bayt (ʿa).‌

Temporary Marriage is a Last Resort in Case of Necessity not a Means of Debauchery

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!‌

The Statement of Grand Ayatollah Makarem Shirazi Concerning the Liberation of the Iraqi City of Mosul

The ignominious defeat and downfall of the self-proclaimed Daesh state was an edifying lesson to those who are busy conspiring against the Muslim world and who recruit and send mercenaries from all around the world to destabilize and break up various Muslim countries.We extend our congratulations to the entire world for the downfall of the rootless Daesh state.‌

The Statement of Grand Ayatollah Makarem Shirazi about the Recent Terrorist Attacks of the Takfīrīs in Iran

Indeed, our people will be even more determined in the fight against the Takfīrī terrorists, and they will not rest until all of these atrocious Takfīrī groups are obliterated from the face of the earth‌

The Statement of Grand Ayatollah Makarem Shirazi Concerning the Recent Tragedy in Bahrain

The rulers of Bahrain have caused a new tragedy, out of their blind allegiance to Saudi Arabia and the United States, by their cowardly raid on the house of the great cleric and scholar, Ayatollah Shaykh Isa Ghāsim. In this raid, they have kidnapped the great Shia cleric, and killed, wounded, and arrested a large number of innocent people. By so doing, the rulers of Bahrain have indeed added another dark page to their dark history, and planted the seeds of hatred and animosity all throughout that country.‌

The Statement of Grand Ayatollah Makarem Shirazi on Condemnation of the Brutal Attacks on Two Churches in Egypt

I condole with the great Egyptian Nation and I pray to Allah the Almighty to grant the bereaved patience and fortitude, and the wounded the restoration of their health.‌  ‌

The Message of Grand Ayatollah Makarem Shirazi on the Occasion of the First Anniversary of the Disaster of Mina

Certainly, this tragedy was such a disgrace and shame for the Saudis, who are responsible for protecting the lives of the Hajj pilgrims, that they can never get rid of it.‌

Grand Ayatollah Makarem Shirazi has no Bi‘thah for this Year’s Hajj

The office of Grand Ayatollah Makarem Shirazi hereby announces that his eminence has sent no one to establish his Bithah for this year"s Hajj pilgrimage from Iraq and any such news is completely false. Grand Ayatollah Makarem Shirazi will have not have any representatives, whether from Iraq or Iran, to establish his Bi‘thah during this year’s Hajj pilgrimage.‌

The Message of Grand Ayatollah Makarem Shirazi to Hujjatileslām Rājih Nāser Abbas Ja’farī

I ask you and your friends to end your hunger strike as we are worried for your health/we also ask the Pakistani government to properly respond to your demands and to those of the other Pakistani Muslims, as they are legitimate and reasonable demands.‌

The Statement of Grand Ayatollah Makarem Shirazi Following the Issuance of a Fatwa by the Renowned Shaykh of Al-Azhar

We do commend and admire the deep understanding of the realities of the Muslim world and the astuteness of the Shaykh of al-Azhar. We also stress the fact that not only does this fatwa prevent the massacre of the innocent Muslims, but it will also be a hindrance to the Islamophobia which is being promoted by the westerners, who are either unaware of the reality of Islam or are enemies of Islam. ‌

These rallies must continue to be held until the day that the oppressive Israeli regime is overthrown

Expressing his gratitude to all the people due to their vast participation in the Quds Day rallies, Grand Ayatollah Makarem Shirazi stated: “Our people proved today as they always do that they are loyal to the values of Islam and those of the Islamic revolution”.‌

The Statement of Grand Ayatollah Makarem Shirazi Concerning the Crisis in Bahrain

The Bahraini authorities, who lack proper wisdom and understanding, have now thrown themselves into a dangerous situation whereby they will have more afflictions coming to their way every day ‌

A Necessary Explanation by the Office of Grand Ayatollah Makarem Shirazi

This kind of impolite and arrogant way of invitation shows that they are still not ready to engage in a rational and fair debate‌

His Eminence’s Statement Concerning the Tragic Incidents which have Recently Occurred in Pakistan

We hope that the Pakistani authorities quickly intervene and take the necessary measures in order to prevent such irrational things from taking place, since such things can endanger the unity of the Muslims‌

His Eminence’s Statement Concerning the Important Issue of Hajj

The issues pertaining to the two Holy Shrines in Mecca and Medina need to be resolved one day; this can be accomplished only when a committee of experienced and skilled individuals regarding the issue of the Hajj pilgrimage is selected by the Organization of Islamic Cooperation to superintend the affairs of the two Holy Shrines in Mecca and Medina. In such a case, Saudi Arabia can also have a member in that committee.  ‌

His Eminence’s Condolences on the Occasion of the Demise of Hujjatulislam Sayyid Jawād Al-Widā‘ī

This great scholar worked closely with other prominent Bahraini scholars to restore the inalienable rights of the Bahraini people and his efforts in this regard can never be forgotten‌

The Message of Grand Ayatollah Makarem Shirazi Concerning the Execution of Ayatollah Shaykh Al Nimr

We strongly condemn this horrific crime and we have no doubt that these innocent bloods will be avenged. We also believe that this atrocity has been committed as an act of vengeance and to make up for the abject failure of the Saudis in Iraq, Syria, and Yemen.‌

The Open Letter of Grand Ayatollah Makarem Shirazi to the Shaykh of Al Azhar and the other Scholars of al-Azhar University

I have always been optimistic about you and so I hope that you will firmly stand up against this deviation. Such deviations can cause the al- Azhar to fall prey to the evil plots of the enemies of Islam and those of the Wahhabis and Takfiris. The Wahhabis and Takfiris seek only to spread divisiveness among Muslims and so I hope that you will stop them before they can carry out their evil plans and take you away from the path of moderation.  ‌

His Eminence’s Statement Regarding the Tragic Incidents of the Republic of Azerbaijan

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.‌

The letter of Grand Ayatollah Makarem Shirazi to the great Muftis and scholars of the Muslim world regarding the Necessity of Pursuing the Disaster of Mina

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