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February 2016

Islamic Centers of Grand Ayatollah Shirazi Express Concerns over Anti-Shia Event in Egypt

Shia Rights Watch and Imam Shirazi World Foundation, two human rights organizations dependent to the Grand Ayatollah Shirazi released statements and expressed their concerns over the Anti-Shia event held by Al-Azhar University in Egypt.

These two centers spotlighted the critical situations of the Muslim world and emphasized on the urgent need for confronting terror ideologies. These centers also added that such events would only serve in the way of division among the Muslim groups. In addition, the statement by these centers declared that such events are against the Islamic values and demanded the managers of this event to stop these anti-human and anti-Islamic movements.

Shia Rights Watch and Imam Shirazi World Foundation are headquartered in the US, Washington DC.

The Religious Center of Imam Sadiq hosted the Representative of Grand Ayatollah Sayyid Saeed Hakim

The religious center of Imam Sadiq in Chicago, Detroit, hosted Ali Qadhi, the representative of Ayatollah Sayyid Muhammad Saeed Hakim. This delegate was warmly welcomed by the center members.

In this meeting it was discussed the ways to better spread the message of Ahlul-bayt (peace be upon them).

It’s noteworthy, that this center is belongs to the Grand Jurist Ayatollah Sayyid Sadiq Shirazi (May God prolong his life).

Members of Different Religious Communities have attended the Central Office of the Grand Jurist

Large number of believers, directors of different religious centers have come from Iraq and visited the grand jurist in his central office, in the holy city of Qum.

In this attendance they have listened to wisdom words of the Grand Jurist, Ayatollah Sayyid Sadiq Husayni Shirazi. Afterward they met with the Grand Jurist son, Ayatollah Sayyid Husayn Shirazi, and benefited from his instructions.

Later on this gathering moved and headed toward the holy Shrine of Lady Fatemah Masoumah, peace be upon her, and paid a tribute to her.

Commemorating the death of Sayyid Muhammad Jawad Shirazi.

Forty grievous days have passed, since the death of Sayyid Muhammad Jawad al-Shirazi, may his soul rest in peace. A memorial service was taken place in the office of the Grand Jurist in the holy city of Karbala and also in Sayyid Shuhada Husayniah.

This memorial service, was attended by many scholars, public figures, and students of religion.

This late scholar, due to a car accident, lost his precious life. May his soul rest in peace.

Top Quranic Students Applauded in Basra

With the efforts of AhlulBayt cultural and charity institute, a center dependent to the Grand Ayatollah Shirazi in Basra, the top Quranic students in this city were applauded.

This ceremony was attended by Sheikh Sadiq Al-Basri, a representative of the Grand Ayatollah Shirazi and some religious and cultural activists in Basra.

Grand Ayatollah Shirazi Office in Karbala Hosts Islamic Students

A number of religious and cultural figures, as well as different groups of Islamic Seminary and university students from different cities of Iraq gathered at the central office of the Grand Ayatollah Shirazi in holy Karbala and met with the members of this office.

During these meetings, the guests listened to the words of the directors of this office.

Students of the Islamic Seminary named after the late Ayatollah Sayyid Muhammad Rida Shirazi in Baghdad, some students from Basra University, and a number of Islamic students from Allamah Bin Fahad Hilli Seminary School were attending this meeting.

Managers of Islamic Groups and Communities Meet Grand Ayatollah Shirazi

Some members of Ansar Al-Wilaya community from Iraq as well as religious groups from holy Najaf made a trip to the holy city of Qom and after visiting the sacred shrine of Lady Ma’soumah, peace be upon her, gathered at the central office of the Grand Ayatollah Shirazi and met with his eminence.

Then, the guests gave ear to a lecture by Sayyid Husyan Shirazi, the son of the Grand Ayatollah Shirazi and commemorated the martyrdom of Lady Fatima, peace be upon her.

It is noteworthy that the members of the Grand Ayatollah Shirazi office had welcomed the on-foot pilgrims of Ansar Al-Wilayah community on route.

Projects by Baghdad Cultural and Islamic Center

In recent days, Baghdad Cultural and Islamic center in Iraq has led several cultural and Islamic projects in different parts of this country.

In addition, directors of this center held meetings with Mr. Aqil Sha’aban, director of Iraq’s Public Uprising Party, Shiekh Meitham Al-Akashi, director of Ayatollah Murtida Shirazi office, and some cultural and religious activists in Kut city. Meetings with Sayyid Salim Al-Husayni, a religious lecturer and the prayer leader of Zahra Mosque in this city, and attending Al-Zahra Quranic event were other programs by directors of Baghdad Cultural and Islamic center.

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Al-Wafa Caravan Sends Supplies to Voluntary Forces

The caravan of Al-Wafa has sent some supplies to voluntary forces in Basra province. It is noteworthy that this caravan operates under the observance of Sheikh Ahmed Al-Aboudi, a representative of the Grand Ayatollah Shirazi in Iraq.

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“Tribes and Iraq’s Social Developments” Topic of a Conference in Baghdad

Shirazi Followers office has held a conference with the title of Iraqi tribes and their role in the countries social developments.

This conference welcomed several social personalities, and tribe leaders. Mr. Ali Sarrai, director of Shirazi followers’ office, Sayyid Adnan Al-Mousawi and Mr. Heidar Abu Hassan a famous tribe leader made speeches.

This conference ended with honoring the memory of martyrs.

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