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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:] 12 Mehr 1396 [4 October 2017]


Establishment of the Course, “Introduction, Critique and Study of Christianity, Zoroastrianism, Baha’ism…”

Cultural Group – “Registration for the introduction, criticism and study course in one of the disciplines of Christianity, Zoroastrianism, Baha’ism, Wahhabism, Sufism, People of God [Ahl al-Haq], and false mysticism is being held by the deputy for propaganda and cultural affairs of seminaries.”

According to the International Quran News Agency (IQNA) from Qom, the necessary conditions and documents for enrolment in these courses are: “Educational evaluation of sixth grade long-term seminaries, or passing 150 seminary courses of Ambassadors of Guidance (with preference for higher levels), a photo and photocopy of the birth certificate.”

Also, among the benefits of participating in these courses can be the possibility of [experiencing] long-term migration, the possibility to participate in advanced courses and research projects, the possibility of joining the online advertising plan, and confirmation of completion of the course (equivalent to 4 courses).

Registration time is Saturday, 15 Mehr 1396 [7 October 2017] to Tuesday, 4 Aban 1396 [26 October 2017] and the start date of the course will be Sunday, 5 Azar 1396 [26 November 2017].

Registration methods: Online through the website of Mobaleghan (www.mobaleghan.com) religious section; [or] contact the phone number 02532904906;  [or go] in person [to] the address of Zanbil Abad, 20 metres from Fajr, Danesh Street, Tabligh Specialized Centre - Education Office, third floor, room 426.

The location of classes is Shahid Sadoughi Complex, the specialized centre for propaganda, deputy for propaganda, and cultural affairs of seminaries.