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Imam Reza (AS) birthday celebrations to be held in 52 countries
  Ceremonies to celebrate Imam Reza (AS), the eighth Imam of Prophet Mohammad (PBUH) Infallible Household, will be held in 52 countries by Iran’s cultural offices.
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Tuesday 27 September 2011 14:27
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Imam Reza (AS) birthday celebrations to be held in 52 countries
BFnews: Advisor of the provincial Islamic Culture and Relations Organization, Mahmoud Vaezi said that preparations have been made so far to mark the auspicious occasion in 52 states.

In the meantime, some 200 preachers will organize seminars and ceremonies in 52 states, he noted.

Vaezi also said that some 100 local conferences will be organized in 100 cities across the world.

The program will seek to introduce Imam Reza’s (AS) lifestyle, he said.

The 8th Shi'a leader, Imam Reza (PBUH), was born in Medina and is widely known for his extraordinary scholarship and saintly characteristics.

He is remembered today for his many outstanding qualities including his all-encompassing knowledge, kindness towards slaves, unshakable faith and nobility.

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