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New Head of Iran’s Awqaf Organization Appointed

TEHRAN (IQNA) – Hojat-ol-Islam Seyed Mehdi Khamoushi was put in charge of the country’s Awqaf and Charity Affairs Organization.
Resting Places Planned for Arbaeen Pilgrims
TEHRAN (IQNA) – The Dar-ol-Quran of the Astan (custodianship) of Imam Ali (AS) holy shrine announced that it is ready to implement resting places for Arbaeen pilgrims in Basra Province, Iraq.
14:25 , 2018 Oct 16
Winners of Int’l Cultural Competition in Karbala Announced
TEHRAN (IQNA) – Top participants at an international cultural competition titled “Anta Afdhal” (you are the best) which was held for women in the holy city of Karbala, Iraq, were announced.
08:45 , 2018 Oct 16
Arbaeen Programs Planned in Geneva  
TEHRAN (IQNA) – The Ahl-el-Beit (AS) Islamic and Cultural Center in Geneva, Switzerland, plans to host a series of programs on the occasion Arbaeen.
16:14 , 2018 Oct 14
1st Convoy of Mosul Pilgrims since Fall of Daesh Leave for Karbala
TEHRAN (IQNA) – For the first time in several years, a convoy of Shia pilgrims from the Iraqi northern city of Mosul headed for the holy city of Karbala for Arbaeen.
15:45 , 2018 Oct 10
Mourning Ceremony on Imam Sajjad (AS) Martyrdom Anniversary Planned in Adelaide
TEHRAN (IQNA) – A ceremony will be held in Adelaide, South Australia’s capital, Saturday night to mourn the martyrdom anniversary of Imam Sajjad (AS), the 4th Shia Imam.
14:50 , 2018 Oct 06
Baghdad Citizens to March in Commemoration of Imam Hussein (AS) Movement
TEHRAN (IQNA) –  A number of Quranic institutes in Baghdad said they plan to hold a march in the city on Saturday to commemorate the movement and uprising of Imam Hussein (AS).
12:32 , 2018 Oct 03
Work Begins to Restore Centuries-Old Srinagar Mosque
TEHRAN (IQNA) – The restoration work at the historic Jamia Masjid (grand mosque) in Srinagar, India’s Jammu and Kashmir began on Tuesday after a gap of 250 years.
10:50 , 2018 Oct 03
 City in SW Iran to Host Imam Sajjad (AS) Int’l Congress
TEHRAN (IQNA) – The Imam Sajjad (AS) international congress will be held in the city of Gotvand, Iran’s southwestern province of Khuzestan, on Friday.
10:18 , 2018 Sep 26
Conference in Belarus to Discuss Values in Contemporary Youths’ Culture
TEHRAN (IQNA) – The 7th edition of an international students conference on “Christian values in the culture of the contemporary youth” will be organized in Belarus on October 26.
08:34 , 2018 Sep 25
Book for Kids on Imam Hussein’s (AS) Life, Virtues Published in Austria
TEHRAN (IQNA) – A book introducing Imam Hussein (AS) to children was published in the Dutch language in Austria on the occasion of the lunar Hijri month of Muharram.
15:30 , 2018 Sep 18
Ghana Hosts Muslim Youths Regional Convention
TEHRAN (IQNA) – A gathering of Muslim youths from a number of Western and Central African countries was held in Ghana earlier this week.
15:06 , 2018 Sep 05
‘Prophet of Mercy’ Forum Held in Uganda
TEHRAN (IQNA) – A forum titled “The Prophet of Mercy” was organized by the Iranian Cultural Center in Uganda in cooperation with the African country’s national media and the Uganda Muslims Supreme Council.
14:04 , 2018 Sep 05