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Over 5.8 Million Iranians Still Waiting for Umrah Pilgrimage

TEHRAN (IQNA) – While Saudi Arabia has resumed Umrah pilgrimage after a suspension over COVID-19 pandemic, Iranians who wish to make the spiritual journey are still waiting for a resumption of ties between...

Top Cleric Urges Muslims’ Presence at Al-Aqsa Mosque Tuesday

TEHRAN (IQNA) – The imam and preacher of Al-Aqsa Mosque called on Muslims to visit the mosque in large numbers on Tuesday to celebrate the birth anniversary of Prophet Muhammad (PBUH).

Iranian Mihrab Decorated with Quran Verses on Display in Japanese Museum

TEHRAN (IQNA) – A historic Iranian mihrab which is decorated with tiles that have Quran verses on them has been installed in INAX Museum in Aichi, Japan.

Quranic Figures to Be Honored at Iran’s Nat’l Festival

TEHRAN (IQNA) – The final stage of the 14th edition of a national Quranic festival named ‘Mudha Mattan’ will be held in Iran’s northeastern holy city of Mashhad next week.
Quranic Activities
Online Quran Teaching Planned in Sweden

Online Quran Teaching Planned in Sweden

TEHRAN (IQNA) – The Imam Ali (AS) Islamic Center in Stockholm, Sweden, plans to organize virtual courses on Quran reading and Tajweed.
17 Oct 2021, 13:37
Political
Taliban Vow to Boost Security of Afghan Mosques

Taliban Vow to Boost Security of Afghan Mosques

TEHRAN (IQNA) – Following Friday’s terrorist attack against a Shia mosque in Kandahar, the Taliban announced that it would adopt measures to strengthen security of these places.
17 Oct 2021, 11:17
Religious Activities
VIDEO: First Congregational Prayers with Full Capacity at Masjid al-Haram

VIDEO: First Congregational Prayers with Full Capacity at Masjid al-Haram

TEHRAN (IQNA) – Pilgrims held the first congregational prayer with full capacity this morning after Saudi Arabia announced lifting of COVID-19 restrictions in the two Holy Mosques in Mecca and Medina.
17 Oct 2021, 13:30
World
Ketchaoua Mosque A Witness to French Crimes against Algerians

Ketchaoua Mosque A Witness to French Crimes against Algerians

TEHRAN (IQNA) – The Ketchaoua Mosque in Algeria’s capital of Algiers witnessed many crimes committed by the French colonial administration in the Arab country and stands as one of the symbols of its independence.
17 Oct 2021, 14:36
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