This week’s lecture was delivered by H. I. Doagoo in Dar al-Tilawah, Shrine of Lady Masoumah(S.A) on the 1st of February, 2014. In his speech, H. I. Doagoo described rationality as one of the most important characteristics of Shi’ism and underlined its importance by referring to verses of Quran and related narrations. To illustrate this [...]
Student: Mr. Sayyid Isma’il Ghazanfari Dissertation: “Answers of Islam Regarding the Challenges of Marriage in Developed Countries” Level: MA- English Date: 13 January 2015 Advisor: Dr. Hejazi Referee(s): Dr. Sayyid Ahmad Rahnama’i Grade: 18.5 On 13 January 2015, Mr. Ghazanfari defended his MA dissertation for Islamic Studies in English. The title of Mr. Ghazanfari’s dissertation was [...]
The Followers of the Twelfth Imam During His Occultation by H. I. Muhammadi On 17th of Decembe2013r, the weekly lecture was delivered by H. I. Muhammadi in Dar al-Tilawah, the holy shrine of Lady Ma'soumah . In this lecture, H. I. Muhammadi explained about verse 54 of surah Ma'idah and expounded on the point that the followers of [...]
Mr. Harri Kämäräinen, the Ambassador of Finland in Tehran had a friendly meeting with the management board of the International Institute for Islamic Studies. At the meeting, the issues of both sides' common interest were discussed and the Ambassador suggested for holding interfaith dialogue between Shia of Iran and Christians of Finland.
At the beginning of this meeting, which was held on the topic of "Interfaith Dialogue from the Catholic Viewpoint", the head of the IIIS introduced Dr. Felix J. Phiri and thanked him for accepting the invitation of the institute. Dr. Felix J. Phiri accepted the invitation of the IIIS in order to present a workshop [...]