Iran’s Supreme Leader Ali Khamenei Questioned Historical Authenticity Of Holocaust In Video On His Official Website
The Supreme Leader of Iran marked Holocaust Memorial Day yesterday by publishing a video disputing the authenticity of the genocide on his official website.  The three-minute video, titled Are the Dar...
Iran Ayatollah Ali Khamenei Assures Public US Still "Great Satan" And Predicts Israel Gone In 25 Years
Ayatollah Ali Khamenei falls back on decades-old rhetoric about the "Great Satan" and the imminent end of the "Zionist regime". Iran's Supreme Leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei said Wednesday that his cou...
Iran’s Supreme Leader Ali Khamenei Questioned Historical Authenticity Of Holocaust In Video On His Official Website
The Supreme Leader of Iran marked Holocaust Memorial Day yesterday by publishing a video disputing the authenticity of the genocide on his official website.  The three-minute video, titled Are the Dar...
Ali al-Sistani
Ali Husayni Sistani (Persian: علی حسینی سیستانی‎ Arabic: علي الحسيني السيستاني‎), born August 4, 1930, is an Iraqi Usooli marja in Iraq and the head of many of the seminaries (Hawzah...
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Haj Aqa Nourollah
Haj Aqa Nourollah (Persian: نورالله نجفی اصفهانی) was a political leader in the Persian Constitutional Revolution.
Haj Aqa Nourollah as Ayatollah Shekh Mohammad Baqer Najafi’s son –the author of ...
Mohammad Reza Nekoonam
Ayatollah Mohammad Reza Nekoonam (Persian: آیت الله محمد رضا نکونام) Iranian Twelver Shi'a Clergy.
Ayatollah Mohammad Reza Nekoonam (Persian: آیت الله محمد رضا نکونام) Iranian Twelver Shi'a Clergy...
Morteza Sadouqi Mazandarani
Ayatollah Morteza Sadoughi Mazandarani (Persian: مرتضی صدوقی مازندرانی) (born 1946) is an Iranian Twelver Shi'a cleric.He has studied in seminaries of Qum, Iran under Grand Ayatollah Mohammad Ali Ar...
Ali Safi Golpaygani
Grand Ayatollah Sheikh Ali Safi Golpaygani (1913 – 3 January 2010) was an Iranian Twelver Shi'a Marja. He was born in Golpaygan, Iran. He has studied in seminaries of Najaf, Iraq under Grand Aya...
Supreme Leader of Iran
The Supreme Leader of Iran (Persian: ولی فقیه ایران‎, vali-e faghih-e iran, lit. Guardian Jurist of Iran, or رهبر انقلاب, rahbar-e enghelab, lit. Leader of the Revolution), officially in Iran, t...
Supreme Leader of Iran - Wikipedia
Mohammad Ali Esmaeelpoor Ghomsheie
Grand Ayatollah Mohammad Ali Esmaeelpoor Ghomsheiy (Persian: محمد علي اسماعيل‏پور قمشه‏اي) (born 1940) is an Iranian Twelver Shi'a Marja.He has studied in seminaries of Qum, Iran under Grand Ayatolla...
Mohammad Alavi Gorgani
Grand Ayatollah Seyed Mohammad Ali Hosseini Alavi Gorgani (Persian: سيد محمد على حسينى علوى گرگانى‎) (born 1922) is an Iranian Twelver shi'a marja. He was born in a religious family in Golestan...
Yousef Madani Tabrizi
Grand Ayatollah Sayyid Yousef Madani Tabrizi (1928-16 June 2013) (in Persian السيد يوسف مدنی تبریزی ) was an Iranian Twelver Shi'a Marja.He studied in seminaries of Qum, Iran under Grand Ayatollah Sey...
Musa al-Sadr
Mūsá aṣ-Ṣadr (4 June 1928 – disappeared on 31 August 1978) (Persian: امام موسى صدر‎, Arabic: السيد موسى الصدر‎, also Musā-ye Sader and Moussa Sadr) was an Iranian-Lebanese philosopher ...
Musa al-Sadr - Wikipedia
History of political Islam in Iran
The history of Islamic Principlism in Iran covers the history of Islamic revivalism and the rise of political Islam in modern Iran. Today, there are basically three types of Islam in Iran: traditional...
History of political Islam in Iran - Wikipedia
Sayyid Sadeq Rohani
Grand Ayatollah Sayyid Mohammad Sadeq Hussaini Rohani (Persian: سید محمد صادق حسینی روحانی‎) is an Iranian Twelver Shia Marja currently residing in Qum, Iran. He was born in the city of Qum, Ira...
Sayyid Sadeq Rohani - Wikipedia
Hossein Noori Hamedani
Grand Ayatollah Hosein Nuri-Hamadani (born in 1926) is an Iranian Twelver Shi'a Marja. Nuri-Hamadani has been called a "hard-line cleric," who has expressed his strong disapproval of Sufis and dervish...
Hossein Noori Hamedani - Wikipedia
Abu al-Qasim al-Khoei
Abu al-Qasim al-Khoei  pronunction  AH-boo al KAH-sihm al HOO-EEE (November 19, 1899 – August 8, 1992) was one of the most influential Twelver Shia Islamic scholars (marja'), and the predece...
Abdollah Javadi-Amoli
Grand Ayatollah Abdollah Javadi-Amoli (Persian: عبدالله جوادی آملی‎) is an Iranian Twelver Shi'a Marja. He is a conservative Iranian politician and one of the prominent Islamic scholars of the H...
Abdollah Javadi-Amoli - Wikipedia
Mohammad-Taqi Bahjat Foumani
Grand Ayatollah Mohammad Taqi Bahjat Foumani was an Iranian Twelver Shi'a Marja born in late 1334 Hijra Calendar (1915 A.D.). He was a student of the famous mystic Ayatollah Ali Tabatabaei and Ayatol...
Mohammad-Taqi Bahjat Foumani - Wikipedia
Ali Mohammad Dastgheib Shirazi
Grand Ayatollah Sayyid Ali Mohammad Dastgheib Shirazi (Persian: السيد علی‌محمد دستغیب شيرازي ) (born 1935) is an Iranian Twelver Shi'a Marja.He has studied in seminaries of Qum, Iran under Grand Ayat...
Ali Asghar Rahimi Azad
Grand Ayatollah Ali Asghar Rahimi Azad (Persian: علی اصغر رحیمی آزاد) (born 1939) is an Iranian Twelver Shi'a Marja.He published a personal Resalah. His office is currently in Qom.
Seyyed Hossein Borujerdi
Grand Ayatollah Seyyed Hossein Borujerdi (Luri/Persian:آیت الله العظمی سید حسین طباطبایی بروجردی, transcript Ayatollah al-azmi Seyyed Hossein(e) Tabatabai(ye) Borujerdi) March 1875 – 30 March 1961) w...
Seyyed Hossein Borujerdi - Wikipedia
Political thought and legacy of Ruhollah Khomeini
The impact of the religious and political ideas of that leader of the Iranian Islamic Revolution, Grand Ayatollah Ruhollah Khomeini include replacing Iran's millennia-old monarchy with theocracy, and...
Political thought and legacy of Ruhollah Khomeini - Wikipedia
Mohammad Hadi Ghazanfari Khansari
Ayatollah Sayyid Mohammad Hadi Ghazanfari Khansari (Persian: السيد محمد هادي غضنفري خوانساري) (born 1957) is an Iranian Twelver Shi'a cleric.He has studied in seminaries of Qom, Iran under Grand Aya...
Mousa Shubairi Zanjani
Grand Ayatollah Mousa Shubairi Zanjani (aka Mousa Shobeiri Zanjani Arabic: السید موسی الشبيري الزنجاني‎ Persian: سید موسی شبیری زنجانی‎ , born in 2 March 1928) is an Iranian Twelver Sh...
Ali Khamenei
Ali Hosseini Khamenei (Persian: علی حسینی خامنه‌ای‎ [ʔæˈliː hoseiˈniː xɒːmeneˈʔiː]; born 17 July 1939) is the second and current Supreme Leader of Iran and a Shia Cleric. Ali Khamenei succeeded ...
Ali Khamenei - Wikipedia
Iranian presidential election, 2009
Iran's tenth presidential election was held on 12 June 2009, with incumbent Mahmoud Ahmadinejad running against three challengers. The next morning the Islamic Republic News Agency, Iran's official ne...
Iranian presidential election, 2009 - Wikipedia
Yadollah Duzduzani
Grand Ayatollah Mirza Yadollah Doozdoozani (Persian: ميرزا يدالله دوزدوزاني) (born 1935) is an Iranian Twelver Shi'a Marja'.He has studied in seminaries of Qum, Iran under Grand Ayatollah Mohammad-Re...
Mohsen Koochebaghi Tabrizi
Grand Ayatollah Mirza Mohsen Koochebaghi Tabrizi (9 January 1924 – 3 August 2011) was an Iranian Twelver Shi'a Marja.
Tabrizi was born on 9 January 1924 in Tabriz, Iran. His father, Ayatollah Mirz...
Mohsen Koochebaghi Tabrizi - Wikipedia