Once we are born, our life challenges start too and there is no escape from them. However it is funny how we sometimes really try to escape and figure out our way out of the challenges staring at us right in the eye in certain moments and stages of life.
Holy shrine of Imam Reza (AS) is located in the central region of the city of Mashhad which in turn is situated in the center of Khorasan Razavi Province in northeast Iran. It covers 270 square kilometers located in a height around 980 meters above the high sea levels.
The Shah (king) of Iran was in power since 1941, but throughout his reign he faced continued opposition from religious figures and from the urban middle classes. However, the Shah enforced a strict regime, imprisoning hundreds of political activists and enforcing censorship laws.
The eighth Imam of Shia had reached the imamate, after the death of his father, based on the divine command and the decree of his forefathers. The period of his imamate coincided with the caliphate of Harun al-Rashid and then his sons Amin and Ma’mun....
Hazrat Mohammad (PBUH) was born in the year 570 CE (53 years before the Hijrah) in the town of Mecca, a town in the high desert plateau of western Arabia. His name derives from the Arabic verb Hamada, meaning "to praise, to glorify."
Most of the works of Al-Biruni are in Arabic although he wrote one of his masterpieces, the Kitab al-Tafhim apparently in both Persian and Arabic, showing his mastery over both languages.
White Cane Day, as an international awareness raising event, celebrates the importance of the white cane and promotes a safe environment for long cane users
Imam Ali al-Naghi (a.s.) known as Imam Hadi – the tenth leader of Shia Muslims – was born on the 15th of Zul-Hajja, 212 AH. His father – Imam Javad (a.s.)
"...l hope people everywhere will join in observing this Day (Nowruz). At a time of crisis, upheaval and change, including in the very regions where the holiday is rooted, let the spirit of Nowruz prevail."