Archive "Scholars"

Al Khalifa Regime Postpones Trial of Top Shiite Cleric

Al Khalifa Regime Postpones Trial of Top Shiite Cleric

Press Shia - A court in Bahrain on Thursday adjourned the trial of top Shiite cleric Sheikh Isa Qassim amid widespread protests against putting the senior cleric on trial.Press Shia Agency - The tribunal held a session without the cleric's presence on Thursday for the fifth time, deciding to put off the trial until late January, Lebanon’s al-Ahed news agency reported.   ...

Al Saud after eliminating Palestinian cause

Al Saud after eliminating Palestinian cause

Press Shia - The deputy secretary general of Lebanon’s Hezbollah resistance movement says Saudi Arabia is seeking to eliminate the Palestinian cause through normalizing ties with Israel. Press Shia - Sheikh Naim Qassim made the comments at a ceremony commemorating the first anniversary of the Riyadh regime’s execution of prominent Shia cleric Sheikh Nimr Baqir al-Nimr in...

Passage of time cannot erase Saudi crime of executing Shaykh Nimr

Passage of time cannot erase Saudi crime of executing Shaykh Nimr

Press Shia Agency – The Bahraini Shi’ah cleric added that stigma over the execution of Shaykh al-Nimr will remain on the forehead of the Al Saud regime forever and the passage of time cannot erase this crime.Press Shia Agency – In an interview with Press Shia Agency News Agency, Hujjat al-Islam Abdullah al-Daqqaq, the representative of the Bahraini Shi’ah spiritual leader...

Iran’s Judiciary Chief Criticizes Growing Islamophobia in West

Iran’s Judiciary Chief Criticizes Growing Islamophobia in West

Press Shia Agency - Iranian Judiciary Chief Ayatollah Sadeq Amoli Larijani slammed attacks on Muslims and Islamic sites in the West, underlining the need for Western governments to ensure security for followers of the religion. Press Shia Agency - “In Western countries, which claim (to be advocates of) freedom and human rights, Islamophobia is constantly promoted and day after day...

Shaykh Zakzaky an ‘ambassador of peace’ in Nigeria

Shaykh Zakzaky an ‘ambassador of peace’ in Nigeria

Press Shia Agency – The member of the Society of Seminary Teachers of Qom emphasised the promotion of peace in Nigeria and pointed out that Shaykh Zakzaky is an “ambassador of peace” in the country.Press Shia Agency – In a meeting with a group of Shi’ah clerics from Nigeria, Ayatollah Abbas Ka’bi, the representative of Khuzestan province in Iran’s Assembly of...

Lack of spirituality, divine values blight on Western civilization

Lack of spirituality, divine values blight on Western civilization

Press Shia Agency – Ayatollah Khamenei says the lack of spirituality and divine values is behind the rifts, shortcomings and frailties of the Western civilization despite its great materialistic advances.Press Shia Agency – Addressing a meeting with a group of top Iranian students in Tehran on Monday, the Supreme Leader of the Islamic Revolution, Ayatollah Sayyed Ali Khamenei, underscored...

Rally Held in Saudi Arabia to Mark Sheikh Nimr Execution

Rally Held in Saudi Arabia to Mark Sheikh Nimr Execution

Press Shia Agency - People took to the streets of the Shiite-populated al-Awamiyah village in Qatif region of Saudi Arabia’s Eastern Province on Monday to mark the first anniversary of the execution of prominent cleric Sheikh Nimr al-Nimr by the Saudi regime. Press Shia Agency - During the rally, which started from Shahid Khalid guest house, the participants carried signs and chanted the...

Bahrainis March to Mark First Anniversary of Sheikh Nimr’s Execution

Bahrainis March to Mark First Anniversary of Sheikh Nimr’s Execution

Press Shia Agency - People of Bahrain have held a rally to mark the first anniversary of the execution of prominent Saudi Shiite cleric Sheikh Nimr al-Nimr by the Riyadh regime. Press Shia Agency - Bahrainis took to the streets of the village of Diraz on Sunday also to show solidarity with Bahraini Shiite cleric Sheikh Isa Qassim, whom Manama stripped of citizenship in June.   The...

World respects Islam despite growing propaganda

World respects Islam despite growing propaganda

Press Shia – Ayatollah al-Hakim described the view of the world’s population toward Islam as ‘respectful’, ‘despite the growing terrorism in the name of Islam all around the world.’Press Shia – Speaking to a group of university students from the Iraqi province of Basrah and the Iraqi capital Baghdad, Grand Ayatollah al-Hakim said: “despite the growing terrorism in the name...

Islamic seminaries hearts of Islamic Ummah

Islamic seminaries hearts of Islamic Ummah

Press Shia - Ayatollah Nadjafi described Islamic seminaries as ‘hearts of the Islamic Ummah.’Press Shia Agency – “Islamic seminaries are hearts of the Islamic Ummah throughout the world. They are the main sources of the true Islam which is connected to the holy prophet’s progeny,” Ayatollah Bashir al-Nadjafi said during a meeting the visiting Pakistani cleric, Sheikh...