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[Adapted from website:] Ayandeh-e Rowshan News Agency

[Date:] 10 Bahman 1387 [29 January 2009]


Based on a report by Ayandeh-ye Rowshan (Bright Future), the Specialized School of Sects and Religions is offering courses on learning about the principles of Shia beliefs and study of new schools of thought and religions.

In its first series, courses on “Baha’ism, Wahhabi, and Christianity are being offered. Those interested can go to Imam Bagher al-‘ulum School in Qom between 7-11 Bahman 1387.

The prerequisite for taking these courses are as follows:

Completion of level 2 Qom seminary

Successful completion of the interview

Documents needed for registration:

Two photos

Copy of birth certificate

Qom seminary certification of education credentials


Examination date: 15 Esfand 1387

Those interested may contact: 7839496 (0251)