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[The excerpt below is from the section of the article that pertains to the Baha’i Faith]

 

[Adapted from website:] International Quran News Agency (IQNA)

[Date:] 7 Farvardin 1398 [27 March 2019]

 

Organizing an Exhibition of Sects and Religions in the Holy Mosque of Jamkaran

Cultural Group — During Nowruz [New Year], an exhibition of sects and religions has been set up in the Holy Mosque of Jamkaran with the aim of introducing propagandizing religions and the approach to Mahdism.

IQNA report from Qom – The Exhibition of Sects and Religions has been set up under the auspices of the Jamkaran Holy Mosque of the Sects and Religions group, with the aim of introducing the activities of Baha’i and Christian sects and their approach to anti-Shiite propaganda.

In this exhibition, sects with leaders and organizations from ancient times, including Sheikhism, Babism and Bahaism, to emerging sects, including Ahmad al-Hasan, and small and local sects, …, etc., are on display for visitors.

Answering doubts, teaching the principles of Mahdism and consolidating religion, are among the goals of setting up an exhibition of sects and religions in the Holy Mosque of Jamkaran.

The screening of films and slides related to Mahdism and emerging sects, along with the display of exhibition paintings, is on display for pilgrims and worshipers in this exhibition.

This exhibition is open to the public from 28 Esfand [19 March 2019] of last year [1397] to 16 Farvardin 1398 [5 April 2019] from 10:00 a.m. to 10:00 p.m.