Holy Shrines



  • Flower Strewing at Razavi Holy Shrine 2017-07-27 19:00

    By: Masoud Nouzari

    Flower strewing at Razavi Holy Shrine

    TEHRAN, Jul. 27 (MNA) – Concurrent with the birthday anniversary of Fatima Masumeh, the sister of the eighth Imam Reza, hundreds of Iranians gathered at Razavi Holy Shrine in Mashhad to pay tribute to the Lady of Benevolence. Hazrat Masumeh's shrine in Qom is considered one of the most significant Shi'i shrines in Iran.

  • مراسم ترتیل خوانی در حرم حضرت معصومه (س) 2017-06-02 19:01

    By: Sajjad Imanipour

    Holy Quran recited daily in Ramadan

    TEHRAN, Jun. 02 (MNA) –One of the rituals of the holy month of Ramadan is reciting one-thirtieth of the holy Quran a day and most holy venues across Iran host the recitation program as is shown in these photos from Qom where the holy shrine of Hazrat Masumeh is packed with Quran-lovers.

  • بهرام قاسمی سخنگوی وزارت امور خارجه 2017-03-19 10:23

    FM spokesman:

    Air raid on holy places, civilians unjustified

    TEHRAN, Mar. 19 (MNA) – FM Spokesperson Ghasemi, while slamming air raids on a mosque near Aleppo, said aggression against holy shrines and religious places with whatsoever intention remains reprehensible and unjustifiable.

  • تجمع « از دفاع مقدس تا دفاع از حرم » 2016-05-25 12:00

    By: Hamed Amirnejad

    "From Sacred Defense to Shrine Defense" gathering

    SAVADKOOD, May 25 (MNA) – People of Savadkooh in Mazandaran province in northern Iran held a gathering dubbed as "From Sacred Defense to Shrine Defense" and called for continuation of Shrine defender martyrs' path.

  • پیاده روی نیمه شعبان مسیر نجف به کربلا 2016-05-23 16:19

    Pilgrims walking on foot between Shrines

    NAJAF, May 23 (MNA) – Iraqi Shia Muslims have a tradition of traversing a 90-km distance between shrines of Imam Ali (as), in Najaf, and Imam Hussein (as) in Karbala, to commemorate the anniversary of the birth of Twelfth Imam, also called the Occult Imam.

  • کنگره ملی بزرگداشت روز شهید 2016-03-12 13:07

    Pres. Rouhani:

    Holy Shrines redlines of Islamic Republic

    TEHRAN, Mar. 12 (MNA) – President Hassan Rouhani reaffirmed that Holy Shrines are the redlines of the Islamic Republic and any attack by terrorists would be responded severely.