Ayatollah Mirza Shirazi who issued his famous Tobacco Edict, declared that using tobacco was akin to waging war against the 12th Imam (may God hasten his reappearance).
This is the shrine of Imam Al-Khomeini (R). You may wonder why his shrine is that big and huge. The fact is that he didn’t want to have this shrine at all.
The debate on the compatibility of secularism, religion and human rights in the late modern society, is undoubtedly one of the deepest debates in the sociological and social science world.
THE CHAPTER OF THE PALM FIBER  In the Name of God, The Most Beneficent, The Most Merciful. تَبَّتْ يَدَا … More