According to the 30th verse of Surah Al-Nur:

قُل لِّلْمُؤْمِنِينَ يَغُضُّوا مِنْ أَبْصَارِهِمْ وَيَحْفَظُوا فُرُوجَهُمْ ۚ ذَٰلِكَ أَزْكَىٰ لَهُمْ ۗ إِنَّ اللَّـهَ خَبِيرٌ بِمَا يَصْنَعُونَ ٣٠

Tell the believing men to reduce [some] of their vision and guard their private parts. That is purer for them. Indeed, Allah is Acquainted with what they do. (30) http://tanzil.net

So it shows the significance of controlling of our eyes in looking at non-Mahrams.

I was wondering what the view of contemporary Shi'a scholars such as Ayatollah Khamenei is regarding watching football matches? (For women, to watch football matches of men)


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Can women watch the football of men? (Shi'a view)

According to Ayatollah Khamenei as a famous Shia Islam Marja'-al-Taqlid, it is permissible if this is without Reibeh (enjoyment) and vice (sin). Meanwhile, based on my examination, almost all of Shia contemporary Marajas/scholar have such view.

Note: Reibeh (in the above-mentioned explanation, in the issue of looking at non-mahram) as a Fiqh's expression is interpreted to "the fear -having the probability- of falling in haram(sin)/Fitna and to what which is occurring (in the mind) ...





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