Special Editions of ITF Magazines Published on Imam Reza’s (AS) Birthday
Publish Date: 8/21/2015 Code: 44607

Special Editions of ITF Magazines Published on Imam Reza’s (AS) Birthday

The Islamic Thought Foundation (ITF) affiliated to the Islamic Culture and Relations Organization (ICRO) has published three special editions of its magazines on the occasion of the birth anniversary of Imam Reza (AS).


 According to ICRO’s website, the special editions of the “Echo of Islam”, “Iran-i Nowin” and “Al-Wahdah” magazines are in Urdu, English and Arabic, respectively.

They have been published during the 13th edition of Imam Reza (AS) International Festival.

Al-Wahdah magazine includes an article by the Supreme Leader about the life of Imam Reza (AS), an article titled “Imam Reza (AS) & His Monotheistic Mission” by Ayatollah Muhammad Hussein Fadhlullah about the role of the Imam (AS) in dissemination of Islam and monotheism, and other discussions on the stances the Imam (AS) took in various religious scientific and political arenas.

The magazine also covers articles introducing Imam Reza (AS) International Festival  as the most comprehensive and influential cultural plan of the Islamic Republic of Iran at the national and international levels and a golden opportunity for dissemination of the Razavi culture.

The objectives and organization of the festival have been explained by Seyyed Muhammad Hussein Hashemi, cultural deputy of ICRO, in an interview published in this volume of the magazine.

 “Echo of Islam” magazine features articles and interviews by Seyyed Javad Ja’fari, managing director of Imam Reza (AS) International Cultural Art Foundation, Abuzar Ibrahimi Turkaman, the chief of ICRO, Seyyed Muhammad Hussein Hashemi, cultural deputy of ICRO and Seyyed Mahmoud Wa’edhi, secretary of the international council of the festival.

In other part of the magazine there are discussions on the life of Imam Reza (AS), titles and works of the Imam and the life and status of Hazrat Ma’soumeh (SA), Imam Reza’s (AS) sister.

Among the topics published in the Urdu-language magazine are the virtues of Imam Reza (AS) as well as his Seerah and status.

The Imam Reza (AS) International Festival is annually held in Iran as well as cities across the world on the occasion of the infallible Imam’s (AS) birth anniversary.

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