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Why are the Maraje from Arab Countries?


Ayatollah Sayed Ali Sistani or Ayatollah Khamenei they both are from arab countries whom we follow all the rules & regulations..Why Ayatollah is not from India whom all over country people follow like them.

Salaam Alaykum,
Firstly, Syed Sistani and Syed Khamenei are not from Arab countries, rather, they are both from Iran. Secondly there are well known non-Arab ulema such as Ayatullah Bashir Najafi (Pakistan), Ayatullah Ishaq Fayadh (Afghanistan) & Ayatullah Syed Aqeel Gharavi (India). Yes, most, if not all of these well known ulema studied in the centres of Islamic knowledge such as Najaf and Qum.
Fi Aamanillah