The World Mourns Grand Ayatullah Bahjat (RA)In: News of Death
Inna Lillahi Wa inna ilayhi Raajioon
Sunday 17th May 2009: One of the most revered clerics and elevated Mujtahid, the Great A’arif, Grand Ayatollah Hajj Sheikh Mohammad-Taqi Bahjat passed away today at Waliyul Asr Hospital in Qum at the age of 96. The Grand Ayatollah was buried in Qum on Tuesday 19th May 2009.
It is indeed a great loss for the Ummah when such treasured Ullema part from the world. We pray to Allah for the tawfeeq to remain steadfast and continue to strive for Islam like our true role models have shown, through their dedication and devotion to the Deen.
Fateha Khani will be held at Hujjat Imambara, Stanmore on Thursday 21st May 2009, at 7.30pm.