According to the public
relations of Imam Reza International Foundation for Culture and Arts, Ali Reza
Rashidian said at this meeting: Imam Reza International Foundation for Culture
and Arts as a foundation assigned to Imam Reza (AS) and the axis of promotion
of Sīra and Razavi Culture, is not attributable to any party, and should be the
symbol of unity, Interaction and dialogue.
He added: "Today,
more than ever, we need to publish and promote the Razavi Culture around the
world, especially Islamic societies, but we need a serious reconsideration of
the ways and means in which the foundation needs to take in this area of
The Governor of
Khorasan Razavi said that the opportunity of using the capacities of cyberspace
and ZIARAT radio channel could be the other available facilities and capacities
to better disseminate Razavi culture, including in the field of interaction and
dialogue between ethnicities and religions.
Referring to the
capacity of Mashhad al-Reza (AS) and the existence of Imam Reza’s holy shrine,
which is the manifestation of kindness, Rashidian stated: "We must provide
the capacity for interaction and dialogue throughout the year for all
countries, religions and political groups who can be take part in this area.
By asking why Muslims
should talk with weapons and violence, he said: "Next to Samen al-Hojaj (AS),
we will create a capacity that even the most opposed groups and parties can be
able to talk and engage alongside this sacred holy place."
The Governor of
Khorasan Razavi continued: There is also the potential for dialogue between
foreign religious thoughts and ideas along with Imam Reza (AS). In the internal
dimension, Imam Ali ibn Musa al-Reza (AS) should be the symbol of dialogue and
interaction between different thoughts; and the role of Imam Reza Foundation is
Rashidian said: Imam
Reza International Foundation (AS) at the national and international institute
should be given a clearer structure based on specific goals and planning to
reach the goals.
He added that many
Muslims and Shiites, and even Sunnis, have special interest in the existence of
Imam Reza (AS), which is the cause of the movement of this foundation, and we
should take this opportunity to promote the Razavi culture all around the world.
The governor of
Khorasan Razavi, emphasizing that this capacity is a huge and valuable asset,
which should be used by the foundation to achieve its goals, said: Imam Reza
Foundation (AS) Should use all the governmental and non governmental capacities
to promote the Razavi culture.
Rashidian by expressing
the purpose of this foundation which is to serve Imam Reza (AS) and promote the
fundamental values that the Imam is their manifestation, added that in this
regard, science, consciousness and mysticism to the teachings of Imam Reza (AS)
should be developed.
He emphasized that
today's collection of books and works written in the field of Razavi culture is
not one that meets the needs of today's young people. He said: these works cannot
establish a proper relationship with them and this area should be reassessed.