Monthly Archives

February 2017

Cultural Programs by Diwaniyah Cultural, Islamic Center

Over the past few days, the Cultural and Islamic Center of Diwaniyah, affiliated to the Office of the Grand Ayatollah Shirazi held different religious programs and hosted a variety of cultural and social activists. Meanwhile, Diwaniyah Center continues its visitations to other Cultural and Charitable foundations.

Hashim Husayn Ali at Imam Shirazi Center in Cuba

Mr. Hashim Husayn Ali, the director of Shia Islamic Centers in Ethiopia, Somalia, and Djibouti was the guest of Imam Shirazi Center in Havana, Cuba. In his presence at Imam Shirazi Center, Mr. Hashim Husayn Ali met with the director of this Islamic Center, Sheikh Sibweih. In this meeting, Husayn Ali talked about the problems of preaching in African countries and exchanged viewpoints with Sheikh Sibweih. In the end, the director of Imam Shirazi Foundation highlighted mutual cooperation and supports from the Offices of the Grand Ayatollah Shirazi.

Two Cuban Ladies Embrace Shia Islam

Two Cuban women converted to Shia Islam, after spelling the Shahada at the presence of Sheikh Sibweih at Imam Shirazi World Center in Havana, Cuba. Sheikh Sibweih, the director of Imam Shirazi Center congratulated these two Shia female converts and picked the names of Fatima and Sumayyah for them. Sheikh Muhammad Husayn Abbasi, a representative of the Grand Ayatollah Shirazi was also present in this ceremony.

Activities by Islamic Action Organization

Members of Islamic Action Organization attended a ceremony organized to honor the memory of the martyrs from the 9th division of the Banner of Karbala battalion in Hurr district, in holy Karbala, Iraq. Hosted at the mosque of Imam Hadi, peace be upon him, the ceremony marked the memory of the Iraqi volunteer soldiers who were martyred in Daesh offensives against Tikrit city. Meanwhile, the supply caravans of Islamic Action Organization arrived in Saladin province, where Mr. Muhammad Al-Ameli, the director of a Popular Mobilization Army base received these supplies. Islamic Action Organization is dependent to the Grand Ayatollah Shirazi Office and is dedicated to provide financial and moral supports to the Iraqi Volunteer Forces, especially the brigade of Ansar Al-Husayn in Saladin province.

Grand Ayatollah Shirazi Office Sends Supplies to Popular Mobilization Forces

The Public Relations office of the Grand Ayatollah Shirazi offers supplies and its moral support to the Iraqi volunteer soldiers, also known as Popular Mobilization Forces. Mr. Aref Nasrullah, the director of the Grand Jurist’s Public Relations Office was heading supply caravans to the campsites of Iraqi volunteer forces in cities of Saladin, Al-Anbar, Mosul, and Diyala. These supplies included food, clothes, and other essential items for the military personnel. It is worth mentioning that Western Mosul district, the mountains of Hamrin, and the Martyr Sadr Campsite also received these supplies.