In his message of condolence for “the martyrdom” of Ayaz Niazi, President of University of Religions and Denominations Seyyed Abolhassan Navvab has described the Islamic cleric as a “self-less and tolerant Islamic scholar” and “pioneer of rethinking religion, and of Islamic proximity”.
President of University of Religions and Denominations, Hujjat al-Islām Seyyed Abolhassan Navvab, has offered his condolences for the loss of former Secretary General of Jama’t Islami Hind (Indian Islamic Congress), Maulana Muhammad Rafiq Qasimi, stressing “the prominent scholar’s role in mutual understanding and camaraderie among Muslims in the Indian subcontinent is not unknown to intellectuals.”
New issue of the Journal of Religious Inquiries released, Volume 8, Issue 2, December 2019
URD is honored to announce that Professor Hamed Fayazi has been appointed the new co-editor of the Islam area of the journal of Religious Studies Review.
The Minister of Culture and Islamic Guidance appreciated the interfaith activities of HIWM Seyyed Abolhasan Navvab.
In a visit to Turkey, Hojjat-ol-Eslam-val-Moslemin Seyyed Abolhasan Navvab attended a joint meeting between Iranian and Turkish scholars.
HIWM Seyyed Abolhasan Navvab, the President of the University of Religions and Denominations, expressed felicitations on the birthday of Jesus Christ to all believers in God and followers of Abrahamic Religions.
Dr. Seyyed Abolhasan Navvab with the company of associates, directors and deans of faculties of the University of Religions and Denominations met with Dr. Mohammad Javad Zarif, the foreign minister of the Islamic Republic of Iran on Tuesday, November 26, 2019.
French ambassador to Iran met with Hojjat al-Islam Seyyed Abolhasan Navvab, the president of the University of Religions and Dominations (URD), at the university on Saturday, October 5, 2019, according to the university’s public relations.
The Greek Ambassador to Iran, Dimitri Alexandrakis, met and spoke with Hojjat al-Islam Seyyed Abolhasan Navvab at the University of Religions and Denominations (URD) on Sunday, November 3, 2019.
The president of University of Religions and Denominations, Sayyid Abulhasan Navab, has released a Christmas message on the birth of Jesus Christ and New Year.
On Thursday, October 18, 2018 the opening ceremony of the 2018-2019 academic year at the University of Religions and Denominations was held in the presence of scholars, university professors and students, and with the speeches of Ayatullah Dr. Seyyed Mostafa Mohaghegh Damad, an associate member of the Academy of Sciences of Iran and a seminary and university professor .
The entire fee of the program including accommodation, food, domestic transportation, tickets of tourist sites are supplied by the sponsoring institutions, and the participants are only required to pay for their flight, visa, and a registration fee of 135 Euros.
Seventh international course on Shi'ism was held at The University of Religions and Denominations from 22nd till 31st of August, hosting researchers from six countries, in order to make familiarity with Shi'ite teachings.
The entire fee of the program including accommodation, food, domestic transportation and tickets of tourist sites are supplied by the sponsoring Institutions, and the participants are only required to pay for their flight, visa, and registration fee.
Prof.Hans-Christian Günther, German classical philologist presenting a lecture in the University of Religions and Denominations stressed that: “Not religion, but the pervert misuse of religion by human beings is the source of conflict and violence in the world today.
Prof.Hans-Christian Günther , German classical philologist presents a lecture in the university of Religions and Denominations.
Shi’a Intensive Course comprises of 3 parts as follow:
URD,s Intensive Course on Shi’a Studies (Vienna, 2018)
The 6th international short-term course on Shi'ism which started on February the 20th at the University of Religions and Denomination hosting professors and researchers from 5 continents ended on February 26th.
The University of Religions & Denominations, the first of its kind in Iran, is an offshoot of the Islamic Seminary established to train experts and conduct research in these very fields. While striving to introduce Islam in the light of the teachings of the Holy Prophet’s Household ... more