Millions of Iranians attended mourning processions to mark the martyrdom anniversary of the eighth Shi'ite Imam, Imam Ali Ibn Musa al-Reza across the country, especially at the Imam's mausoleum in the holy city of Mashhad.
Millions of Muslims in Iran and across the world started observing the passing anniversary of Islam’s holy Prophet Mohammad (PBUH).
According to the Public Relations of OERP, Hojjat-ol Islam Dr. Mohammadian says in his message for the anniversary of historic command of Imam Khomainy for establishment of Basidj:
PANA reports: Zahra Ahmadi, a 7th grade students of Maryam Moghaddass high junior of Garmsar, wins the Gold medal of Asian Student's Kickboxing Championship.
An exhibition of Islamic art opened to visitors at Ashmolean Museum of Art and Archaeology in Oxford, England, last Thursday.
UNESCO Assistant-Director General for Education Mr Qian Tang reiterated UNESCO’s support for the implementation of the Global Education 2030 Agenda on visits to Benin and Togo.
After decades of efforts and dialogue among more than 150 Muslim and non-Muslim experts to reflect the diversity of the Islamic world, UNESCO's large collection on "The Different Aspects of Islamic Culture" has just been completed. Launched in 1977, it is a practical tool for intercultural and interreligious dialogue. It offers all those interested with a large amount of knowledge on Islam and its contribution to the world from a pluralistic and global perspective. A special event was organized to celebrate this occasion on 17 November 2016 at UNESCO Headquarters in Paris.
The city of Fez in Morocco hosted an international conference on the Seerah of the Holy Prophet (PBUH).
Director of Iranian Seminaries’ Quran and Etrat Department said planning is underway for holding the first international Quran competition for Islamic seminary students.