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Mourning Rituals in Qom to Mark Anniversary of Hazrat Masoumeh Demise  

TEHRAN (IQNA) – Groups of mourners from different parts of Qom province in central Iran will gather at the holy mausoleum of Hazrat Masoumeh (SA) on Monday evening ahead of the demise anniversary of the noble lady.
Campaign to Introduce Holy Prophet’s Seerah in Egypt
TEHRAN (IQNA) – The Awqaf (endowments) Ministry in Egypt has launched a campaign to introduce the moral Seerah and characteristics of the Holy Prophet (PBUH).
11:57 , 2018 Dec 13
Zimbabwe Muslim, Christian Scholars Discuss Peaceful Coexistence
TEHRAN (IQNA) – A number of Shia and Sunni Muslim as well as Christian scholars and thinkers attended a forum in Zimbabwe to discuss peaceful coexistence among followers of different faiths.
19:55 , 2018 Nov 21
Mourning Ceremony Planned in Geneva on 28th of Safar
TEHRAN (IQNA) – The Islamic and Cultural Foundation of Ahl-ul-Bayt (AS) (FICA) in Geneva, Switzerland, will hold a mourning ceremony marking the demise anniversary of the Holy Prophet (PBUH) and martyrdom anniversary of Imam Hassan (AS).
12:44 , 2018 Nov 04
Medina Hosting Islamic Jurisprudence Conference
TEHRAN (IQNA) – The 23rd international conference of the International Islamic Fiqh (Jurisprudence) Academy, began in the holy city of Medina, Saudi Arabia, on Sunday.
12:12 , 2018 Oct 28
Arbaeen Forums Underway in Karbala
TEHRAN (IQNA) – The Arbaeen Cultural Committee has organized five specialized forums in English, Arabic and Persian in the holy city of Karbala about different aspects of the annual pilgrimage.
09:56 , 2018 Oct 27
Ashura’s Educational Values Investigated in Lebanon
TEHRAN (IQNA) – A forum on the educational values of Ashura (the 10th day of Muharram which marks the martyrdom anniversary of Imam Hussein (AS) and his household) was organized in Dahieh, a Shia Muslim suburb south of Beirut, Lebanon.
12:50 , 2018 Oct 25
Baku Mosque Reopened after Restoration
TEHRAN (IQNA) – A Shia mosque in Baku, the capital of the Republic of Azerbaijan, was reopened in a ceremony attended by the country’s Vice-President Mehriban Aliyeva.
13:07 , 2018 Oct 24
Resting Places Planned for Arbaeen Pilgrims
TEHRAN (IQNA) – The Dar-ol-Quran of the Astan (custodianship) of Imam Ali (AS) holy shrine announced that it is ready to implement resting places for Arbaeen pilgrims in Basra Province, Iraq.
14:25 , 2018 Oct 16
Winners of Int’l Cultural Competition in Karbala Announced
TEHRAN (IQNA) – Top participants at an international cultural competition titled “Anta Afdhal” (you are the best) which was held for women in the holy city of Karbala, Iraq, were announced.
08:45 , 2018 Oct 16
Arbaeen Programs Planned in Geneva  
TEHRAN (IQNA) – The Ahl-el-Beit (AS) Islamic and Cultural Center in Geneva, Switzerland, plans to host a series of programs on the occasion Arbaeen.
16:14 , 2018 Oct 14
1st Convoy of Mosul Pilgrims since Fall of Daesh Leave for Karbala
TEHRAN (IQNA) – For the first time in several years, a convoy of Shia pilgrims from the Iraqi northern city of Mosul headed for the holy city of Karbala for Arbaeen.
15:45 , 2018 Oct 10
Mourning Ceremony on Imam Sajjad (AS) Martyrdom Anniversary Planned in Adelaide
TEHRAN (IQNA) – A ceremony will be held in Adelaide, South Australia’s capital, Saturday night to mourn the martyrdom anniversary of Imam Sajjad (AS), the 4th Shia Imam.
14:50 , 2018 Oct 06