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Black Flag Ceremony to Be Held without Crowds

TEHRAN (IQNA) – A traditional ceremony to raise a black flag on top of the dome of Imam Hussein’s (AS) holy shrine in Karbala, Iraq, will be organized without the presence of crowds unlike previous years.
Muqtada Sadr’s Recommendations on Muharram  
TEHRAN (IQNA) – Senior Iraqi Shia cleric Muqtada al-Sadr has made a number of recommendations on how to commemorate the mourning months of Muharram and Safar this year given the restrictions caused by the coronavirus pandemic.
16:58 , 2020 Aug 10
Webinar to Discuss Role of Hajj in Resolving Challenges of Muslim Ummah
TEHRAN (IQNA) – An international webinar on “the role of Hajj in resolving the challenges of Muslim Ummah” will be jointly held today by a number of Iranian and Indian organizations.
13:50 , 2020 Aug 10
Yemeni Leader Congratulates Muslims on Eid Al-Ghadir
TEHRAN (IQNA) – Leader of Yemen's Houthi Ansarullah movement Abdul-Malik Badreddin al-Houthi congratulated the Muslim and Arab Ummah on Eid al-Ghadir.
09:32 , 2020 Aug 09
Imam Ali (AS) Shrine Decorated Ahead of Eid Al-Ghadir
TEHRAN (IQNA) – As the auspicious occasion of Eid al-Ghadir approaches, the hoy mausoleum of Imam Ali (AS) in Najaf, Iraq, has been decorated with green flags and banners.
13:57 , 2020 Aug 04
Eid Al-Ghadir Festival Called Off Due to Coronavirus
TEHRAN (IQNA) – The Astan (custodianship) of Imam Ali (AS) holy shrine in Najaf, Iraq, said the ninth edition of Eid al-Ghadir festival will not be held this year.
15:33 , 2020 Aug 03
Eid Al-Adha Prayers Held Twice at Indonesia’s Islamic Center
TEHRAN (IQNA) – The Islamic Center of Indonesia in Jakarta hosted congregational prayers on Eid Al-Adha two times with the participation of the representative of the Islamic Revolution’s Leader.
10:08 , 2020 Aug 02
Health Protocols Observed in Stoning of Devil Ritual (+Video)
TEHRAN (IQNA) – On the third day of Hajj, coinciding with Eid al-Adha, the ritual of Rami al-Jamarat (Stoning of the Devil) was held by pilgrims with the full observance of the health protocols to prevent spread of the coronavirus.
15:26 , 2020 Aug 01
Egypt Quran Radio Apologizes for Playing Adhan Untimely
TEHRAN (IQNA) – The Quran Radio of Egypt apologized for playing Adhan (call to prayers) ahead of time on Thursday.
11:54 , 2020 Aug 01
Beijing Mosques Host Eid Prayers  
TEHRAN (IQNA) – Mosques in the Chinese capital of Beijing hosted Eid al-Adha prayers on Friday.
10:28 , 2020 Aug 01
Preparing A New Cover for Kaaba (+Video)  
TEHRAN (IQNA) – Every year, the black silk that covers the Kaaba, in the holy city of Mecca, is replaced on the ninth day of the Islamic month of Dhul Hijjah.
18:28 , 2020 Jul 30
No Decision on Holding Eid Al-Adha Prayer amid Coronavirus Pandemic: Spokeswoman  
TEHRAN (IQNA) – Iran’s Health Ministry spokeswoman said no decision has been made yet on whether to hold Eid al-Adha prayer and Arafah Supplication in the country.
13:23 , 2020 Jul 29
Sahifeh Sajjadiyeh Concepts Valuable for Humanity
TEHRAN (IQNA) – Iran’s Cultural Attaché in Lebanon underlined the need for benefiting the concepts of Sahifeh Sajjadiyeh in today’s world.
11:10 , 2020 Jul 29