First night of mourning for Imam Hossein held in Supreme Leader’s presence

Tehran, IRNA – The first round of mourning for Imam Hossein (AS) was held at Imam Khomeini Hosseiniyeh Hall in the presence of the Supreme Leader of Islamic Revolution Ayatollah Seyyed Ali Khamenei in Tehran on Thursday night.

Hojjatoleslam Kazzem Seddiqi who gave a lecture at the event said that the human beings need to be the servants of their Creator, and establishment of a theological political system is required for being true servants of God, and the shape taking of a monotheist society.

He said that the attraction of Imam Hossein (AS), and the spirit of serving God, and at the same time helping the mankind get rid of all vices and sins is the unique privilege of his movement.

Before Seddiqi’s address a number of holy verses from the Holy Qur’an were recited, and then religious hymns were song.


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