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Sadat congregation uniting Shia and Sunni Muslims

Sadat congregation uniting Shia and Sunni Muslims

TEHRAN, Mar. 13 (Press Shia Agency) – First congregation of Sadat (the descendents of Prophet Mohammad (PBUH)), was held in the Iranian capital city of Tehran to convene Sadat in a meeting. Mohseneh E’jaz a 23-year-old Sadat from Austria, in an interview with Taqrib News Agency (TNA), stressed the encouraging aspect of the meeting for both Shia and Sunni Muslims. He called for appropriate...

Four characteristics of the concept of ‘Return to the self’ in Shi'ism

Four characteristics of the concept of ‘Return to the self’ in Shi'ism

TEHRAN, Jan. 10 (Press Shia Agency) – Islamic fundamentalism is a kind of revivalism (Salafism) which has turned into one of the most significant regional and international threats; even though, the fundamentalists talk about expanding the Islamic territory and guiding humankind toward redemption.Flagrant violence against ordinary people – as one of the most prevalent tactics used by the...

World summit of followers of Ahl al-Bayt wraps up in Tehran

World summit of followers of Ahl al-Bayt wraps up in Tehran

TEHRAN, Nov. 24 (Press Shia Agency) – The first International Conference on Followers of Ahl al-Bayt (family of Prophet Muhammad) vs. the Takfiri Issue wrapped up on Thursday.The event kicked off in Tehran on November 22, with over 500 Sunni and Shia scholars from 94 countries together with 250 Iranian scholars in attendance. The conference mainly aimed to create unity among Muslims, as well...

Iran must act decisively in response to renewal of ISA

Iran must act decisively in response to renewal of ISA

Press Shia – The member of the Society of Seminary Teachers of Qom urged officials to take decisive actions in response to the Americans’ violations of the JCPOA.Press Shia Agency – In an interview with Press Shia News Agency, Ayatollah Mahmoud Rajabi, a member of the Society of Seminary Teachers of Qom, referred to the approval of the Iran Sanctions Act (ISA) by the United States...

Federal high court vindicates Islamic Movement in Nigeria

Federal high court vindicates Islamic Movement in Nigeria

Press Shia Agency - the High Court Judge, Justice Gabriel Kolawale vindicated the IMN in his judgment summary. Press Shia - Delivering his judgment in a case seeking the enforcement of the fundamental human rights of the leader of the Islamic Movement in Nigeria (IMN) Sheikh Ibraheem Zakzaky, the High Court Judge, Justice Gabriel Kolawale vindicated the IMN in his judgment summary. He never...

Ayatollah Nouri raps renewal of ISA

Ayatollah Nouri raps renewal of ISA

Press Shia – Ayatollah Nouri-Hamadani condemned the US’ renewal of its sanctions against Iran and stressed that it is a clear violation of the JCPOA.Press Shia Agency – Speaking during his jurisprudence class at Qom’s Grand Mosque, Grand Ayatollah Hoseyn Nouri-Hamadani condemned the United States’ renewal of the Iran Sanctions Act (ISA) and stressed, “According to the...

Trustee of Holy Askariyayn Shrine calls for support of Samarra

Trustee of Holy Askariyayn Shrine calls for support of Samarra

Press Shia Agency – Hujjat al-Islam Sattar al-Murshidi has issued a statement in which he called on the Iraqi government to strengthen its support for Samarra and expressed regret for the recent outbreak of insecurity in the predominantly Sunni city, which is home to the Shi’ah Holy Askariyayn Shrine.Press Shia Agency – Hujjat al-Islam Sattar al-Murshidi, the trustee of the Holy...

Whenever we move away from the revolutionary spirit, we have suffered

Whenever we move away from the revolutionary spirit, we have suffered

Press Shia – Ayatollah Alemi said, “Whenever we deal with the enemies in an authoritative manner we have been able to defend our interests and whenever we are weak or conservative or move away from the revolutionary spirit, we have suffered.”Press Shia – In an interview with Press Shia News Agency, Ayatollah Hasan Alemi, a member of Iran's Assembly of Experts, spoke about the...

Promoting genuine Islam neutralizes anti-Iran propaganda

Promoting genuine Islam neutralizes anti-Iran propaganda

Press Shia Agency – Introducing the world to genuine Islam will neutralize the anti-Iran propaganda in the media and it will help change the negative attitude towards Islam and Shi’ism,” a senior Shi’ah cleric said.Press Shia – In a meeting with the organizers of the international conference on ‘Islam and Human Rights’ in Qom on Sunday, December 4, 2016, Grand Ayatollah...

US after regaining authority in the region

US after regaining authority in the region

Press Shia Agency – Hujjat al-Islam Moallemi said “The Americans think that they can regain their authority in the region by infiltrating and destabilising the Islamic Republic of Iran and every day, they impose flimsy excuses to pressure the nation.”Press Shia Agency – In a meeting with officials in Qaemshahr, Hujjat al-Islam Ali Moallemi, the member of the Assembly of Experts,...