Senior Officials to Attend Launch of Mashhad, 2017 Cultural Capital of Muslim World

TEHRAN (IQNA) – A large number of Iranian officials and foreign guests will take part in a ceremony on Tuesday marking the launch of Mashhad’s celebration as the Asian region’s Islamic Culture Capital...
Quranic Activities
Qualification Round of Int’l Quran Contest for Blind to Be Held Wednesday

Qualification Round of Int’l Quran Contest for Blind to Be Held Wednesday

TEHRAN (IQNA) – A competition will be held in Tehran on Wednesday to select Iran’s representatives in the 2nd edition of the international Quran contest for the visually-impaired.
23 Jan 2017, 10:40
Political
Palestinians Slam Zionist Regime’s Home Demolitions

Palestinians Slam Zionist Regime’s Home Demolitions

TEHRAN (IQNA) – Thousands of Palestinians staged a protest rally in northern occupied territories to show their anger at Tel Aviv’s massacre of Palestinians as well as its home demolition campaign in the Negev desert.
22 Jan 2017, 10:43
Religious Activities
Deadline Extended for Sending Photos to Arbaeen Int’l Award

Deadline Extended for Sending Photos to Arbaeen Int’l Award

TEHRAN (IQNA) – The deadline for submitting photos and videos to the third edition of the International Arbaeen Photos and Videos Award has been extended.
22 Jan 2017, 12:23
World
What Quran Verses Were Recited at Trump's Inaugural Service?

What Quran Verses Were Recited at Trump's Inaugural Service?

TEHRAN (IQNA) – An imam who had been expected to deliver the Islamic call to prayer at an interfaith religious service for President Donald Trump instead recited two verses from the Quran that contained clear political messages for the new president and his administration.
22 Jan 2017, 11:43
Poll
Click on photos above to listen to Quran recitations by five Iranian Qaris and then choose the best one below.
Qassem Moqaddami
Vahid Nazarian
Ali Mohammadpoor
Mohammad Javad Kashefi
Masoud Nouri
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