Persia

The Land Of First Human Rights Charter

  • "I have no religion, but if I were to choose one, it would be that of Shariati's." Jean-Paul Sartre ---------------------------------- My Lord, grant me success in struggling during failure, in having patience in disappointment, in going alone, in Jihad without weapons, in working without pay, in making sacrifice in silence, in having religious belief in the world, in having ideology without popular traditions, in having faith (Iman) without pretensions, non-conformity without immaturity, beauty without physical appearance, loneliness in the crowd, and loving without the beloved knowing about it. ----------------------------------
  • HAJJ: Reflection on Its Rituals, by Ali Shariati
  • photos: Farshad Palideh & Ehsan Mohammadi
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Archive for September, 2008

Muslim Flashmob – Iftar with the Homeless – Ramadan

Posted by Parsin on September 23, 2008

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Beautiful Mosques of The World (Photos)

Posted by Parsin on September 15, 2008

Masjid Al Haram , Mecca , Saudi Arabia

Masjid Al Haram , Mecca , Saudi Arabia


A mosque is a place of worship for followers of Islam. Muslims often refer to the mosque by its Arabic name, masjid. The primary purpose of the mosque is to serve as a place where Muslims can come together for prayer.

Nevertheless, mosques are known around the world nowadays for their general importance to the Muslim community as well as their demonstration of Islamic architecture

Imam Mosque, Isfahan , Iran

Imam Mosque, Isfahan , Iran

Grand Mosque, Rome, Italy

Grand Mosque, Rome, Italy

Great Mosque , Xi'an, China

Great Mosque , Xi, China

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Shameful Racism: Dispatch Cartoon Depicting Iranians as Cockroaches

Posted by Parsin on September 10, 2008

Washington DC – The Columbus Dispatch published a cartoon on Tuesday depicting Iran as a sewer on a map of the Middle East with cockroaches crawling out of it. By publishing this racist cartoon, the editors of the Dispatch have insulted and propagated hate against the Iranian American community.

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Brutal Mass Killings! (photos)

Posted by Parsin on September 9, 2008

I was watching the following photos on mass killings of whales in one of the western country’s harbor. The images are really sad and make you feel sorrow for the poor animals struggling among their own bloods.  It came to my mind another event than happened few years ago for some Muslims living in California.

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