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Bottled Zamzam Water, Sterilized Pebbles in This Year’s Hajj

TEHRAN (IQNA) – Saudi Arabia has issued guidelines for the 1,000 or so pilgrims that will be allowed to perform the Hajj pilgrimage in Mecca later this month, an experience that will be unlike any before because of the coronavirus pandemic.
Webinar on Women’s Role in View of Hazrat Masoumeh (SA) Held in Mumbai
TEHRAN (IQNA) – The Iranian Culture House in Mumbai, India, organized a webinar on the role of women in view of Hazrat Fatemeh Masoumeh (SA) on the occasion of the Keramat Ten-Day Festival.
16:51 , 2020 Jul 01
Cultural Organizations’ Role in Nat’l Unity Discussed in Uganda
TEHRAN (IQNA) – The role of cultural institutes and organizations in strengthening national unity was discussed at a meeting in Uganda.
09:00 , 2020 Jun 30
Head of Iraq’s Shia Waqf Office Appointed
TEHRAN (IQNA) – Haider Hassan al-Shimri was named the new head of Iraq’s Shia Waqf (endowment) Office.
16:35 , 2020 Jun 29
Old Photos of Shah Cheragh Mausoleum in Shiraz
TEHRAN (IQNA) – Shah Cheragh is a funerary monument and mosque in Shiraz, south of Iran, housing the tomb of Ahmad and Muhammad, the sons of Imam Musa Kadhim (AS), the seventh Shia Imam.
17:35 , 2020 Jun 28
Birthday of Hazrat Masoumeh (SA) Celebrated in Moscow
TEHRAN (IQNA) – An online ceremony to commemorate the birthday anniversary of Hazrat Masoumeh (SA), the beloved daughter of the 7th Shia Imam (AS), was held in Moscow, Russia.
07:58 , 2020 Jun 28
Islamic Philosophy Course Planned in South Africa
TEHRAN (IQNA) – A course on Islamic Philosophy in Persian language is planned to be held starting from June 25 at the Islamic Center of Johannesburg, South Africa.
12:52 , 2020 Jun 25
Adhan Recitation at Africa’s Largest Mosque (+Video)
TEHRAN (IQNA) – Adhan (Islamic call to prayer) was for the first time recited at the Great Mosque of Algiers in the Algerian capital.  
15:57 , 2020 Jun 23
Ghadir Int’l Expo to Be Held Online
TEHRAN (IQNA) – The 4th edition of the annual international Ghadir exhibition will be organized online this year.
13:06 , 2020 Jun 23
Ban on Umrah to Remain in Place
TEHRAN (IQNA) – Saudi Arabia’s interior ministry said it will lift a nationwide curfew but the ban on Umrah (minor Hajj) will remain in place.
23:37 , 2020 Jun 20
Islamic Center of England to Mark Imam Sadeq's (AS) Martyrdom Anniversary
TEHRAN (IQNA) – The Islamic Center of England plans to hold special programs on June 16 and 17 to mark the martyrdom anniversary of Imam Ja’far Sadeq (AS).
19:43 , 2020 Jun 16
Shah Cheragh Mausoleum to Host Program on Martyrdom Anniversary of Imam Sadeq (AS)
TEHRAN (IQNA) – The mausoleum of Shah Cheragh in Iran’s southern city of Shiraz will host a mourning ceremony marking the martyrdom anniversary of Imam Sadeq (AS), the sixth Shia Imam.
14:48 , 2020 Jun 16
Swiss Center’s Program Discusses Islamic Perspective of World Issues
TEHRAN (IQNA) – The Ahl-ul-Bayt (AS) Islamic Cultural Center in Switzerland broadcasts programs online featuring an analysis of the Islamic perspective of the world in line with different political, economic and social changes that countries face following the coronavirus pandemic.
14:40 , 2020 Jun 15