Shia

  • Terrorist attacks targeting peace process in Afghanistan

    Terrorist attacks targeting peace process in Afghanistan

    Tehran, May 11, IRNA - The rise of terrorist attacks on Shia community as well as the administration in Afghanistan takes place at the time when negotiations for peace are underway; so, such assaults can get in the way of reaching an agreement to finish violence in the country.

  • Pakistani clerics condemn release of blasphemous film  

    Pakistani clerics condemn release of blasphemous film  

    Islamabad, Jan 19, IRNA -- A number of prominent Sunni leaders and senior scholars along with Shia clergy in Pakistan have termed the release of blasphemous film ‘The Lady of Heaven’ a latest conspiracy by the enemies of unity of Ummah, urging Muslims to exercise vigilance against such evil plans.

  • Italian man converts to Islam in Iran

    Italian man converts to Islam in Iran

    Karaj, Nov 23, IRNA – A young Italian man converted to Shia Islam by attending the Supreme Leader's representative in Karaj, Alborz Province, west of Tehran.

  • Shia-Sunni Unity Week celebrated in Iran's Chabahar

    Shia-Sunni Unity Week celebrated in Iran's Chabahar

    Unity Week marks the auspicious occasion of birthday of Prophet Mohammad (Peace Be Upon Him) observed in the timeframe of one week.The week also covers the difference on birthday date of the Great Prophet (PBUH) surfaced in the books of the Shia leaders and the Sunni leaders. Iran has put forward an initiative to celebrate one week as the Unity Week, Chabahar, Iran, November 11, 2019. IRNA/Rostam Karimi.

  • Shia-Sunni unity, main pillar of Iran power

    Shia-Sunni unity, main pillar of Iran power

    Unity of Shia and Sunni Muslim communities is the main pillar of the power Iran enjoys in the modern world, a Friday prayer leader said here on Monday.