IQNA

Hajj Pilgrimage A Practice of Jihad: Iran’s Foreign Ministry

IQNA – This year’s Hajj pilgrimage is “a practice of jihad” and an opportunity for Muslim nations to renounce Israel and its main supporter, the United States.

Iranian Qari, Memorizer Compete in First Round of Turkey’s Int’l Quran Contest

IQNA – Iran has two representatives in this year’s edition of the international Quran competition in Turkey.

Ayatollah Khamenei Visits Senior Cleric in Hospital

IQNA – Leader of the Islamic Revolution Ayatollah Seyed Ali Khamenei visited Ayatollah Nasser Makarem Shirazi following the illness and hospitalization of senior cleric.

Days of Tashriq and Hajj Pilgrimage

IQNA – The Days of Tashriq are the 11th, 12th and 13th days of the lunar Hijri month of Dhul Hajja in which major rituals of Hajj like animal sacrifice and Rami al-Jamarat are performed.
Quranic Activities
Hundreds in Gaza Read Quran on Day of Arafah  

Hundreds in Gaza Read Quran on Day of Arafah  

IQNA – Hundreds of people gathered in different parts of the Gaza Strip to read verses of the Quran together Saturday, marking the Day of Arafah.
16 Jun 2024, 16:15
Political
Enemy Unable to Break Gaza People’s Resolve: Preacher Says in Eid Sermon

Enemy Unable to Break Gaza People’s Resolve: Preacher Says in Eid Sermon

IQNA – The imam of a mosque in Gaza underlined that the Zionist enemy will not be able to break the resolve and determination of the people of Gaza.
16 Jun 2024, 14:36
Religious Activities
Importance of Day of Arafah in Hajj Pilgrimage

Importance of Day of Arafah in Hajj Pilgrimage

IQNA – The Day of Arafah is the ninth day in the lunar Hijri month of Dhul Hajjah and the day when the rituals of Hajj begin.
14 Jun 2024, 10:58
World
40,000 Palestinians Perform Eid Al-Adha Prayers at Al-Aqsa as Israeli Forces Block Thousands

40,000 Palestinians Perform Eid Al-Adha Prayers at Al-Aqsa as Israeli Forces Block Thousands

IQNA – Approximately 40,000 Palestinians gathered at Al-Aqsa Mosque to observe the Eid al-Adha as Israeli forces blocked thousands from reaching the holy site.
16 Jun 2024, 17:02
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