Ahlul Bait

Passing Away of the Prophet

In fact, a day of double grief, since today is the doleful 28th of Safar, on which we mourn the end of the mission of Almighty’s Last Messenger to mankind, as well as the martyrdom through poisoning of his elder grandson, exactly on the 39th anniversary of the grandfather’s departure …

Special Ziyarah for the day of Ashura

In the Name of God, the All-Merciful, the All-Compassionate__We repeat our heartfelt condolences to you all on the anniversary of the tragedy of Ashura, and here we present you the special Ziyarah or standard form of salutation for Imam Husain (PuH) on the tragic 10th of Moharram.

Fasting Muslims recite the Quran

Iranian Muslims fasting in Ramadan gather to recite the Quran in the holy shrines of Imam Reza in Mashhad and his sister, Lady Masumah, in Qom.

Glimpses of the Prophet's Conduct

“Certainly you have in the Messenger of Allah, an Excellent Exemplar…" (Holy Qur’an 33-21)

Leader donates over 14,000 hand-written books to Astan Quds Razavi

The Leader of Islamic Revolution, Ayatollah Seyed Ali Khamenei, has donated more than 14,000 hand-written books to ‘Astan Quds Razavi’ Islamic Research Foundation.

Martyrdom of Imam Hasan Mojtaba (AS)

In the Name of God, the All-Merciful, the All-Compassionate - - - Earlier today on the doleful day of Safar 28, you listened to a special feature on the Prophet Mohammad (blessings of God upon him and his progeny). Since today also happens to be the martyrdom anniversary of his …

Imam Husain’s (PBUH) Letter to Mu’awiya, the usurper caliph

Since we are nearing Arba’een, the traditional 40th day, following the anniversary of the heartrending tragedy of Ashura, let us commemorate the martyrdom of Imam Husain (Peace be upon him) by focusing on some of the aspects of the movement of the grandson of Prophet Mohammad (Blessings of God upon …

Woman wearing a niqab forced to leave Paris Opera

The press revealed on October 19, 16 days after the event, that during a performance of La Traviata at the Opéra Bastille in Paris, a woman spectator was made to leave on the orders of the deputy manager of the Paris Opera, Jean-Philippe Thiellay, because she was wearing a niqab.