Aren’t believing in One Allah, following the same Prophet, reading the same Quran and facing the same qiblah, sufficient for creating a common ground for any sort of dialogue and any degree of partnership against the avowed enemies of everything that both Sunnis and Shi’is live for?
We can pretend with other people, we can fool everyone else, we can say nice things and appear to be such a good person. Allah knows everything about us. And even though He knows everything about us, He still wants to talk to us and listen; He still wants what is best for us. We don’t need to wear any masks…
How does one go about dealing with parents when taking a marriage decision?