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Islamic Republic of Iran

Ministry of Education

Office of Education, Karaj County

Number: 369

Date: 3/8/1362 [25 October 1983]


In the Name of God

As Arash Behin-Ain, a third year student of this academy is unable to conform to the curriculum of the Department of Education as a result of the beliefs of his parents, who are Baha’is; we are consequently unable to allow his attendance at this school.

Hadi Akbarian, Director, Nabuvat School

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[Handwritten note - date at the bottom of the page]

“Curriculum” in the above paragraph signifies participation in daily congregational prayer at the academy.

Date: 3/8/1362 [25 October 1983]

[Signature over official stamp]