US editor to collaborate on Majidi film / News /

American film editor and sound designer Walter Scott Murch will visit Tehran to discuss collaboration with award-winning Iranian filmmaker Majid Majidi.

read more 15.09.2011, Thursday

Majidi names cast of Holy Prophet

The internationally-acclaimed Iranian filmmaker Majid Majidi has announced the cast for his cinematic rendition of Prophet Muhammad's (PBUH) life.

read more 07.09.2011, Wednesday

The Prophet's Toothbrush: Miswak — the wonder twig

If you thought it might sound old-fashioned to suggest you start using tree twigs to clean your teeth, you are wrong. The World Health Organisation for oral hygiene has recognised the multiple benefits of miswak.

read more 22.08.2011, Monday

Largest book on Prophet planned

Plans are under way to publish literally the largest book on the Prophet Muhammad, which is expected to weigh 1,600 kg and contain 420 pages, each page with dimensions of four by five meters.

read more 22.08.2011, Monday

The Prophet as a social activist

SOCIAL activism by citizens is often looked upon as a modern-day phenomenon. What is not commonly known is that the Prophet of Islam started his social activism in his youth, much before his declaration of prophethood.

read more 18.08.2011, Thursday

Historic 'Dar ul-Hadith Mosque' snaps up nine awards

Edirne’s historical Dar-ül Hadis (Dar ul-Hadith) Mosque, which is famous for being an environmentalist house of worship, has proven it with nine awards presented from various institutions. The mosque, cleaned by volunteers every week, is also home to many different types of trees, flowers and domestic animals in its green garden.

read more 18.08.2011, Thursday