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


[Newspaper:] Kayhan

[Date:] 10/03/1334 [1 June 1955]

[Issue No:] 3590


The Baha’is’ Haziratu’l-Quds[1] in Karaj Has Also Been Occupied.


Yesterday, Mr. Khodadoost, the acting governor of Karaj Province, together with the chiefs of the police administration, heads of the municipality, a group of the executives of other offices, and the police forces attended the place of the Baha’i Haziratu’l-Quds and the police forces occupied that place.


At the same time, the residents had been gathered outside of the place of the Haziratu’l-Quds and by chanting Salawat[2] and the shout of “Long live the Shah”, were expressing their feelings.





[1]  [A Baha’i term for Baha'i Centre]

[2] [Salawat upon Muhammad, it means that God is sending blessings on Him]