[PROVISIONAL TRANSLATION FROM PERSIAN]
[Translator’s notes appear in square brackets.]
[Personal information has been redacted.]
[The excerpt below is from the section of the article that pertains to the Baha’i Faith]
[Adapted from website:] Information Base of the Office of Ayatollah Seyyed Mohammad Sadegh Rohani
[Date:] 14 Azar 1389 [5 December 2010]
Information base of the office of the Grand Ayatollah Rouhani, “may his exalted shadow be everlasting”
The followers of the Baha’i sect are not possessors of a Holy Book and are true examples of being unclean in [one’s] eyes.
Istifta [Seeking Religious Advice]:
Are the followers of the perverse Baha’i sect infidels? And if so, of what kind are they? And are they examples of true impurity?
The followers of the Baha’i sect are infidels, atheists, are not possessors of a Holy Book and are true examples of being unclean in [one’s] eyes.