In a message released on Wednesday, Ayatollah Khamenei expressed condolences to the people of Afghanistan, especially the family and devotees of the senior cleric and wished God’s mercy and forgiveness for him.
Ayatollah Kaboli, who resided in Iran’s holy city of Qom, died on Tuesday morning.
He was born in 1928 into a religious family in Parwan province, near the Afghan capital of Kabul.
At the age of 7, he started learning the Quran and Persian reading and then Islamic teachings and Arabic literature.
Kaboli continued his religious education in Kabul and then left for the holy city of Najaf, Iraq, to study at the prestigious seminary there.