Document Type : Original Article
Assistant Professor, Shirvan Branch, Islamic Azad University, Shirvan, Iran
Shirvan Branch, Islamic Azad University, Shirvan, IRAN
To study the legitimacy of children’s worship is one of the important question in judicial discussions and the supreme jurists declared different opinions about it. Since the children are like a fertile land which correct trainings cause their felicity and incorrect cultivations cause their misfortune, thus it is necessary that the parents with respect to religious teachings be attentive to their training.
One of religious teaching for the children is to introduce and incite them to worship (especially to pray). Evidently the answer to this question whether these worships are legitimate or not has effective influence in motivation of the child to perform worships. Also it is effective in showing the proper judicial feature of this problem.
In this article we have proved that the children’s prayers are legal by indicating some reasons. Hence, the necessity of the worship has been removed of the children until the maturity age but its legitimacy has remained.