Hazrat Ayatullah Khamenei

The Excuse of ‘Freedom of Expression’ to not Condemn Insulting Prophet Is Unacceptable, Demagogic

Leader of the Islamic Revolution Ayatollah Sayyid Ali Khamenei condemned the French satirical magazine Charlie Hebdo for the “unforgivable sin” of insulting the Great Prophet of Islam (PBUH). The following is the full text of a statement issued on September 8, 2020, by Ayatollah Khamenei, the Supreme Leader of the Islamic Revolution, in response to

Hajj Is a Manifestation of the Hard and Soft Powers of the Islamic Ummah

The following is the full text of a message delivered on July 29, 2020, by Ayatollah Khamenei, the Supreme Leader of the Islamic Revolution, on the occasion of the arrival of Hajj season. In the message, His Eminence points to the inability of many Muslims to participate in this year’s hajj ceremony due to the

Ayatollah Sistani Is a Great Blessing for Iraq: Ayatollah Khamenei

The Prime Minister of Iraq, Mr. Mustafa al-Kadhimi, met with the Supreme Leader of the Islamic Revolution, Ayatollah Khamenei, this Tuesday evening, July 21, 2020. Ayatollah Khamenei, the Supreme Leader of the Islamic Revolution, met this Tuesday afternoon with Mustafa al-Kadhimi, the Prime Minister of Iraq. Speaking in this meeting, His Eminence described Iran-Iraq relations

Iran will do its utmost to eliminate the evil threat of the fraudulent Zionist regime

The following is the full text of a letter written on July 4, 2020 by Imam Khamenei, the Supreme Leader of the Islamic Revolution, in response to a letter written by Ismail Haniyeh, the Chairman of the Hamas Political Bureau. In the Name of Allah, the Beneficent, the Merciful Dear mujahid brother, Mr. Ismail Haniyeh

The “virus of Zionism” won’t last long and will be eliminated

All praise is due to Allah, the Lord of the worlds, and His peace and greetings be upon Muhammad, upon his pure Household, upon his chosen companions and upon those who follow them until the Day of Judgment. I extend my greetings to all the Muslim brothers and sisters throughout the world and I congratulate

Ayatollah Khamenei’s Fatwa on Fasting during Ramadan in the Time of Coronavirus

Leader of the Islamic Revolution Ayatollah Sayyid Ali Khamenei has answered a question regarding the fasting during the coronavirus outbreak. What follows is the question and the answer: Question: “What is the rule for fasting in current circumstances that the coronavirus is spreading?” a person asked the Leader via his office. Answer: “Among the effects of fasting

Leader hails Iran’s coronavirus fight, thanks nation for staying indoors

Leader of the Islamic Revolution Ayatollah Seyyed Ali Khamenei has praised the Iranian nation’s fight to stop the deadly coronavirus from spreading in the country, hailing the sacrifices the people and the medical staff are making. Ayatollah Khamenei addressed the nation on Thursday, marking the birthday anniversary of Imam Mahdi (PBUH), the 12th and last

The Islamic Republic of Iran has been developed from the Prophet’s teachings

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US offer to help Iran with coronavirus strange: Leader

Leader of the Islamic Revolution Ayatollah Khamenei has described as “strange” America’s offer to help Iran with its coronavirus fight, noting that Washington can’t help others while facing a crisis at home and standing accused of creating the deadly pathogen. Speaking to the Iranian nation in a televised speech on Sunday, Ayatollah Khamenei said the

Stop Muslim massacre: Leader warns India

Leader of the Islamic Revolution Ayatollah Seyyed Ali Khamenei has condemned the ongoing massacre of Muslim in India, warning New Delhi that it should either stop the trend or face global isolation. “The hearts of Muslims all over the world are grieving over the massacre of Muslims in India,” Ayatollah Khamenei said Thursday, in a

Iran vote: Leader calls for massive turnout to counter US

Leader of the Islamic Revolution Ayatollah Seyyed Ali Khamenei has called on the Iranian nation to partake in the upcoming parliamentary votes in the country and foil Washington’s “evil intentions.” Ayatollah Khamenei, speaking in front of thousands of people from Iran’s East Azarbaijan Province in Tehran on Tuesday, said the elections make Iran stronger in

Our Islamic power will overcome the superficial grandeur of material and corrupt powers

The following is the full text of the Friday prayer sermons delivered on January 17, 2020, by Ayatollah Khamenei, the Supreme Leader of the Islamic Revolution. In the Name of Allah, the Beneficent, the Merciful All praise is due to Allah, the Lord of the Worlds, Whom we praise, from Whom we seek help, to

Imam Khamenei led the Friday prayers (photos)

Ayatollah Khamenei: Iran’s retaliation against US only ‘a slap’

Leader of the Islamic Revolution Ayatollah Seyyed Ali Khamenei has said Iran’s early morning retaliation against US assassination of Gen. Qassem Soleimani was just “a slap”. “A slap was delivered last night, but what is important is that the seditious presence of America in the region should be ended,” Ayatollah Khamenei said on Wednesday. The Leader’s

In pictures: Millions bid farewell to iconic Gen. Soleimani in Ahvaz

Millions of Iranians have flood the streets of the southwestern city of Ahvaz in a funeral procession for Major General Qassem Soleimani, which was assassinated by the US on a visit to neighboring Iraq. Here are some pictures:

Arbaeen annual march has introduced Imam Hussain(a.s.) to the world: Ayatollah Khamenei

A group of Iraqi mawkib organizers who host and serve the pilgrims of Imam Hussain’s shrine during Arbaeen met with the Leader of the Islamic Revolution—Ayatollah Khamenei—at the Hussaynieh of Imam Khomeini (r.a.) this morning (Wednesday), September 18, 2019. In this meeting, Ayatollah Khamenei thanked the sincere Iraqi people and officials who dedicate themselves to

Karbala Is a Glorious Panorama in History Presented to the Entire Humanity

The event of Karbala is a strange event. It is a glorious panorama in history which has been presented to the entire humanity. Imam Hussein (a.s.) prepared himself for such a day, said Ayatollah Khamenei in his speech. Many people were martyred in the way of God and alongside the Holy Prophet (s.w.a.), the Commander

Iran sends a powerful signal to counter Iraqi nationalist trend

It is difficult to understate the symbolism of Iraqi populist cleric Muqtada al-Sadr sitting between Iran Supreme Leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei and Islamic Revolutionary Guard Quds Force commander Qasem Soleimani during Ashura ceremonies in Tehran this week. That spot is preferred seating, reserved for the most esteemed VIPs of the Islamic Republic, like Hezbollah leader Hassan Nasrallah. Sadr these days might seem an unlikely choice

The movement that is being led forward in the world by Hussain Ibn Ali

The occasion of Muharram is a very important occasion. Muharram is the month of Imam Hussein. It is a Husseini month. It is the month of all the values that are embodied in the existence of the Master of Martyrs (God’s greetings be upon him). It is the month of martyrdom, jihad, sincerity, loyalty and

Hajj is a great opportunity to combat the Deal of the Century: Imam Khamenei

Message of the Leader of the Islamic Revolution to the great Hajj congregation August 6th, 2019 In the name of Allah, the Most Beneficent, the Most Merciful All praise is due to Allah, the Lord of the Worlds, and peace be upon his exalted, trustworthy messenger, Muhammad the last of the prophets, and his pure