hojatoleslam


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hojatoleslam

(ˌhɒdʒəˈtɒlɛzˌlɑːm) or

hojatolislam

n
(Islam) Islam a title of respect given to an ayatollah or a middle-ranking Shiite cleric, which means literally 'proof of Islam'
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hodjatoleslam
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Caption: VISIT--Three years ago, Hojatoleslam Ali Yunesi (center), President Rohani's advisor on minorities, paid a visit to this synagogue in Shiraz.
The Supreme Leader donated the sum after his representative Hojatoleslam Abdolhossein Moezzi represent his report on the catastrophic status of Myanmar Muslims.
The statement read: "The meeting was private and the Supreme Leader of the Islamic Revolution expressed his gratitude for the efforts and the participation of Hojatoleslam (an honorific title meaning proof of Islam) Raisi in the presidential elections.
His main opponent, the hard-line conservative Hojatoleslam Ebrahim Raisi, campaigned hard -- and had Iran's supreme leader, Ayatollah Ali Khamenei, implicitly in his corner.
18 August 2016 - 11:12 Iranian Intelligence forces seized 2 container of illicit drug in Hormozgan Intelligence forces discovered 4 tons of drugs The intelligence forces of the province have recently discovered and seized four tons of traditional and industrial illicit drug precursors, Hojatoleslam Salimi Hormozgan Province's Intelligence Director General told reporters on Thursday.
This issue that a nuclear celebration will be taken over by only one faction will cause splits in society," said Hojatoleslam Hossein Sobhaninia, a senior cleric and parliamentarian, in an interview with the Fars News agency.
And by way of an inter-faith consonance, an Iranian cleric, Moulvi Hojatoleslam Kazem Sedighi goes on record to say that "Many women who do not dress modestly .
Such an act under any pretext is reprehensible," Hojatoleslam Mohammad Taghi Rahbar, a Friday prayers leader, told the Isna news agency.
Like all other religious jurists who believe that [all] people are ritually pure, I also believe that Baha'is are pure," wrote Hojatoleslam Mohammad Taghi Fazel Meybodi.
Congratulations to the people and to president-elect Hojatoleslam Hassan Rowhani," Khamenei's website reported.
The president's personal prayer leader, a middle-ranked cleric, or hojatoleslam, named Abbas Amirifar, was arrested on a charge of "sorcery" in 2011 by religious police, acting on instructions from on high.
Hojatoleslam Ali Beheshti, a mid-level cleric in the northern province of Semnan, was on his way to a mosque when he spotted the woman's veil looking loose and warned her to cover up.