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Senior Lebanese Shia Scholar Ayatollah Ali Al-Kourani Passes Away

IQNA – Ayatollah Ali al-Kourani, a renowned Lebanese scholar in the history of Shiism, passed away on Saturday, May 19.
ICRO Remembers Ayatollah Raisi’s Support for Cultural Diplomacy
IQNA – The head of the Islamic Culture and Relations Organization (ICRO) said Iranian President Ibrahim Raisi, who was martyred in chopper crash on Sunday, tirelessly support the field of culture and cultural diplomacy.
12:20 , 2024 May 20
Iran to Appoint Cultural Envoy to Gaza
IQNA – The head of the Islamic Culture and Relations Organization said Iran will soon appoint a cultural envoy to the Gaza Strip.
14:51 , 2024 May 19
Opportunity to Write Mus’haf A Divine Blessing: Syrian Calligrapher
IQNA – Syrian calligrapher Ubaidah Muhammad Salih Al-Banki described having the opportunity to calligraphy a Mus’haf as a divine blessing and a great source of honor.
22:20 , 2024 May 16
Imam Reza’s Life Can Be A Model for All, Shia Cleric Says
IQNA – A Shia cleric and preacher in Britain says Muslims there love teachings of Ahl al-Bayt (AS).
20:11 , 2024 May 18
100 Calligraphers Write Surah Al-Fil in Protest at Israeli Genocide in Gaza
IQNA – During a workshop held at an arts exhibition underway in Tehran a large number of calligraphers wrote Surah Al-Fil of the Holy Quran.
13:41 , 2024 May 17
‘Fresh and Novel’: Publisher Stresses Shahnameh's Contemporary Resonance
IQNA – A publisher that has offered the complete translation of Shahnameh in Spanish for the first time says the masterpiece written by Ferdowsi is appealing to a contemporary audience.
13:37 , 2024 May 14
Islam Offers Alternative to West’s Domineering Civilization: Cleric
IQNA – It is only Islam that offers an alternative to the domineering civilization of the West today, the president of Al-Mustafa International University said.
21:28 , 2024 May 16
Cleric Urges Introducing Islam to World via Religious Rationality  
IQNA – The secretary general of the Ahl-ul-Bayt (AS) World Assembly called for introducing Islam to the world through religious rationality.
21:35 , 2024 May 14
Messages of 3 Grand Ayatollahs to 5th Intl. Imam Reza Congress
IQNA – Three grand Ayatollahs have sent separate messages to the 5th Intl. Imam Reza Congress underway in Mashhad.
15:08 , 2024 May 14
Ayatollah Khamenei Calls on Shias to Introduce Imams to World
IQNA – The Leader of the Islamic Revolution called on Shia Muslims to spread awareness about Shia Imams and their teachings in the world.
10:06 , 2024 May 13
Who First Translated Quran from Arabic to English?
IQNA – Translation of the Holy Quran began in the early years after the advent of Islam, with some parts of the Holy Book translated during the lifetime of the Holy Prophet (PBUH).
19:06 , 2024 May 13
Ahl-ul-Bayt World Assembly to Unveil 15 Books in Different Languages at TIBF
IQNA – New books published by the Ahl-ul-Bayt (AS) World Assembly will be unveiled at a ceremony during the 35th Tehran International Book Fair.
18:15 , 2024 May 13