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'
Translations
hodjatoleslam
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He became active politically from an early age and is only ranked as a hojatoleslam because of his limited accomplishments as a cleric.
The agreement was reached in a meeting between Iranian Ambassador to Oman Hojatoleslam Mohammad Reza Nouri Shahroudi and Assistant Secretary General for Communications at Oman Research Council Sayyid Taimur bin Asad bin Tariq al-Said , recounted a report released by Iranian embassy in Muscat.
1981 - Iranian President Mohammad Ali Rajai and Prime Minister Hojatoleslam Mohammad Javad Bahonar die in an explosion that rocked downtown Tehran.
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.
MESA, L., El debate sobre la seguridad nacional en la Republica Islamica de Iran: estudio del primer mandato del presidente hojatoleslam Seyed Mohammed Khatami (1997-2001), Mexico, El Colegio de Mexico, 2009.
"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.