Hojat-ol-Islam Abbas Ja’fari Farahani, secretary of the assembly’s book council, told IQNA that the magazines include “Payam-e Thaqalayn” (message of Thaqalayn) in Arabic, English, Spanish and Urdu, “Kawthar” in Russian, Spanish and Persian, “Payam-e Zeynab” and “Navay-e ‘Ilm” (tune of science) in Urdu, “Salam” in Finnish, “Little Angels” in Spanish, “Treasury of The Assembly” in Persian, “Qiblah” in Turkish, “Noor” and “Intidhar” (awaiting) in Bengali, “Misbah-ul-Hoda” (light of guidance) and “Mawaddat” (friendship) in Urdu, “Tuba” in Hindi and Urdu, “Fountains of Knowledge” and “Wisdom” in French, and “Hadi Mosque” in Gujarati.
He added that the assembly also holds forums for Shia women from all over the world to discuss issues related to Shia Muslims.
They are invited to the holy cities of Mashhad and Qom to talk about the problems of Shia Muslim women in their countries, he said.
The official stressed the need for publication of books for Shia women in cultural, social and political fields and said it is discussed with the participation of the women at the forums.
The international forums are held by the assembly to identify the needs of Muslims to books, magazines, and educational programs and workshops to promote their knowledge about different issues including their rights, he went on to say.