A collection of news and views about the holy Quran
Iran executes two convicts for insulting and burning Holy Quran
Iran’s judiciary says two people convicted of sacrilege including for burning of copies of the Holy Quran have been executed.
Iran condemns Danish group’s sacrilegious move to insult holy Quran
Iranian Foreign Ministry Spokesman Nasser Kanaani has strongly condemned a Danish extremist group’s sacrilegious move to once again insult the holy Quran, especially during the fasting month of Ramadan.
Iran leader calls for countering desecration of sanctities, says future belongs to Islam
Iran’s leader Ayatollah Seyyed Ali Khamenei has urged all free people to stand by Muslims to confront desecrating sanctities and hate-mongering.
Sacrilege of Holy Quran in Sweden example of hatemongering and violence against Muslims: Iran
Iranian Foreign Ministry Spokesperson Nasser Kanaani vehemently condemned the desecration of the Holy Quran in Sweden as a brazen example of hatemongering and violence against Muslims.
Intl. Islamic forum urges firm action against Quran desecration in Sweden
The World Forum for Proximity of Islamic Schools of Thought roundly condemned the planned desecration of the Holy Quran by extremists in Sweden, calling on relevant global and domestic institutions to bring the perpetrators to justice under existing laws.
Iranian students rally in Tehran against desecration of Quran in Sweden
A group of Iranian students on Monday afternoon held a protest outside the Swedish Embassy in Tehran against the desecration of the Holy Quran by a far-right Danish politician in Sweden.
Hezbollah condemns desecration of Quran by extremists in Sweden
Lebanon’s Hezbollah resistance movement has blasted desecration of the Holy Quran by “extremists” in Sweden as an “open attack on Muslims’ faith” saying the “intentional insult” and “transgression against the book of God” is not tolerable and cannot be ignored.
Iran: Swedish government accountable for sacrilege against Quran
Iran’s Foreign Ministry Spokesman has strongly condemned the sacrilege of the Holy Quran by a Danish politician in one of Sweden’s cities, saying the Swedish government must be held accountable for the insulting act.
Intl. holy Quran exhibition begins in Tehran
The 29th edition of the International Holy Quran Exhibition began in Tehran on Saturday with the presence of Iran’s Parliament Speaker Mohammad Baqer Qalibaf and Minister of Culture and Islamic Guidance Mohammad-Mehdi Esmaili.
Danish politician burns holy Quran
The Danish leader of the far-right Stram Kurs Party has burned a copy of the holy Quran in a heavily-populated Muslim area in Sweden.
Female Iranian Calligrapher Writes Out Entire Quran with Gold Ink
An Iranian calligrapher, who is said to be the second female calligrapher of the Muslim world, has written the entire Quran in the naskh style of calligraphy using gold ink.
Iran’s Leader Attends Quran Recitation Ceremony via Video-Conference
Iran’s Leader Ayatollah Seyyed Ali Khamenei has attended a ceremony to recite holy Qur’an via video-conferencing amid the spread of the coronavirus.
Iran Summons Norwegian Envoy over Quran Desecration
Following the burning of the Holy Quran by the leader of the SIAN or Stop Islamization of Norway, the Norwegian chargé d'affaires has been summoned to the Iranian Foreign Ministry in the absence of the country's ambassador.
Holy Quran Attributed to First Shiite Imam Unveiled in Iran
Iran has unveiled an old manuscript of the holy Quran, which is attributed to Imam Ali, the first Shiite Imam, and considered one of the oldest and most complete manuscripts of the holy book.
Iranian People Mark “Night of Destiny” (+Photos)
Each year in Ramadan Muslim people across the world mark the ‘Night of Destiny’ or ‘Laylat al-Qadr’ when the holy Qur’an was first revealed to the Muslim Prophet Muhammad (PBUH).
Qurans Put in Garbage by Saudi Embassy in Morocco Cause Fury
Photos circulated on Moroccan social media show the Saudi embassy in Rabat has insulted the holy book of Islam, the Holy Quran.
Secret behind Japan’s Rapid Growth Can Be Found in Quran: Ambassador
Bombarded with Iraqis’ questions about Japan’s rapid growth and development after World War II, Japan’s Ambassador to Iraq Fumio Iwai came up with a witty riposte, reminding them that Quran has shown the path of prosperity and growth.
World’s Largest and Smallest Qurans Unveiled in Iran
In a ceremony held on Sunday, July 3, in the central Iranian city of Qom, the world’s largest and most valuable Quran was unveiled.
Pilgrims Recite Quran at Imam Reza Shrine in Mashhad
People gather in the holy shrine of the eighth Shiite imam, Imam Reza (AS), in Iran’s northeastern city of Mashhad to read the Quran...
World’s Most Precious Quran Unveiled in Tehran
The world’s most precious handwritten Quran was unveiled after 18 years on Monday June 13 at the opening ceremony of the 24th International Holy...
Precious Quran Manuscript to Be Unveiled
One of the most precious manuscripts of the holy Quran will be unveiled during the 24th International Holy Quran Exhibition, in the presence of President Hassan Rouhani.
Rare Quran Manuscript to be Registered Nationally
A rare Quran manuscript, styled during Timurid and Safavid eras, will be registered as national heritage item.