“On the occasion of the blessed birth anniversary of Imam Reza (A.S) and Lady Masoumeh (S.A) during Ten Days of Generosity, the scientific-research conference on “Prayers in Razavi Teachings” will be held in Zanjan, said Nasser Moqadam, as reported News Department of Imam Reza (A.S) International Foundation for Culture & Arts.
He stated that the aim of holding such a conference is “to disseminate Razavi luminous and perfectionist culture”. “The conference is held in order to develop cultural, religious and artistic activities related to the infallible Imams’ lives, especially those of Imam Reza (A.S)” he added.
Admiring the producers and creators of top cultural and artistic products about the manners, character and knowledge of Imam Reza (A.S) and helping their wide distribution are other aims of this conference, as Moghaddam mentioned.
“Prayers in Imam Reza’s words, Imam Reza’s view about the role of prayers in self-improvements,the role of prayers in creating social and political unity in Razavi culture, Imam Reza’s view about the customs and manners of performing prayers, people’s duties and responsibilities about prayers in Imam Reza’s words, role of prayers in preventing from vice and corruptions, role of prayers and mosques in individual and social ethics in Razavi Culture, theoretical and behavioral analysis of prayers in Razavi culture and the reason why prayers is obligatory for Muslims in Imam Reza’s (A.S) lifestyle” he also said, referring to the themes of the conference.
He further stated that the deadline for submission of the abstracts is on May 20th, 2015, and the deadline for sending CDs and printed articles is on July 12th, 2015.He added that “the submitted articles will be subject to review, and the results will be released on August 11th, 2015. The conference will be held on August 28th, 2015.”
Moqadam also mentioned that those interested in submitting their works can send their articles to the conference secretariat in Culture & Islamic Guidance Office of Zanjan province.