Iranian people install decorations with the theme of Ashura in their neighborhoods as part of their contribution to Imam Hussein (AS), third Shia Imam and grandson of Prophet Mohammad (PBUH) martyred in the Battle of Karbala in 632 AH.
People particularly mark the first ten days of Muharram concurrent with martyrdom anniversary of the third Shia ...
Iranians attend the mourning ceremonies marking the martyrdom of Imam Hussein (AS), third Shia Imam and grandson of Prophet Mohammad (PBUH) who rose against the tyrant ruler of the time Yazid ibn Muawiya. Imam Hussein (AS) and 72 of his companions and household members were martyred in the Battle of Karbala back in 632 AH. The ceremonies include passion ...
Black flag has been raised on the dome of Hazrat Masoumeh (AS) Shrine in the Iranian holy city of Qom on the first day of Muharram. Muslims across the globe mourn the martyrdom anniversary of Imam Hussein (AS) and his companions on 9th and 10th of Muharram dubbed as Tasu’a and Ashura when the third Shia Imam was martyred battling the tyrant ruler of ...
Supreme Leader of Islamic Revolution, Ayatollah Khamenei, has admitted over 100 youths from Iran’s National Volleyball team and winners of scientific Olympiad. The meeting has followed the Iranian volleyball players winning the first ever FIVB World Championship.
People in the Iranian city of Sanandaj, Kurdistan province, recite the holy Qur’an during the month of Ramadan, ninth month in the Muslim lunar calendar. Muslims fast during this month abstaining from eating and drinking. Qur’an recitation and prayer are especially recommended in this month.
As the National Teachers' Day approaches, a group of teachers and education officials from across the country met with the Supreme Leader of the Islamic Revolution, Ayatollah Khamenei, at the Hussayniyeh of Imam Khomeini this morning May 1, 2019.
Attended by authorities, Qur’an activists, students and people from all walks of life the closing ceremony of 36th International Qur’an competition was held in Imam Khomeini (RA) Mosque in the Iranian capital of Tehran.
Ali Larijani, Iran’s Parliament speaker attended the annual meeting of the Inter-Parliamentary Union in the Qatari capital of Doha calling for closer cooperation between parliaments to cope with the challenges of an increasingly interlinked world.
At the ceremony that was held on Tuesday, Dr Hassan Rouhani visited the exhibition of nuclear technology and unveiled 110 new technologies in the fields of medicine and medical diagnosis, quantum technology, and an FTIR device.
The President also instructed launching of 4 new technologies through videoconferencing.