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[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:] International Quran News Agency (IQNA)

[Date:] 15 Tir 1393 [6 July 2014]

 

Establishment of “Baha’i Stream Studies” Workshop in Zahedan

Social group — The cultural affairs expert of the Representation of the Supreme Leader in Sistan & Baluchestan University said, “The Baha’i Stream Studies Workshop will be held today, Sunday, 15 Tir [6 July] in Zahedan, coinciding with the eighth day of Ramadan.”

In an interview with the International Quran News Agency (IQNA) from Sistan & Baluchestan, Hedayat Vahidi, a cultural affairs expert at the Representation of the Supreme Leader at the University of Sistan & Baluchestan, said, “The Baha’i Stream Studies Workshop will be held today, Sunday, 15 Tir [6 July] in Zahedan, coinciding with the eighth day of Ramadan.”

He further stated, “This special workshop will be a lecture by Dr. Baghestani, a professor from Qom, for lecturers of Sistan & Baluchestan University and their families. The aim of [the workshop is to] analyse and examine the origins of perverse Baha’ism and its goals.”

This expert on cultural affairs of the Representation of the Supreme Leader in Sistan & Baluchestan University stated, “This workshop will be held in the framework of the Banquet of Thought Plan, from 21:00 to 23:00 at the Meraj Hall of Sistan & Baluchestan University.