Shirazi Foundation Inc

Shirazi Foundation Inc

 

 Non-Political & Non-profit Organization

 202.670 I.S.W.F

Statement on World Radio Day

Statement on World Radio DayRadio or audio broadcasting has played a key role in transferring information throughout the world, and effect how we perceive information. In the last century, visual broadcasting has amplified how the information is broadcasted. Wars, natural disasters, festivities, national holidays and etc., can be broadcasted via television or satellite and the message can be delivered much faster and more clear than ever before.
    The responsibility of mankind in dealing with incidents that affect us all has increased. Faith based entities, and humanitarian organizations have the great responsibility in their shoulders; especially now that broadcasting has become much easier and affordable. Sayed Mohammad Shirazi was one of the pioneers or starting a radio channel in Karbala, Iraq called Tawjihat Al-Diniya more than 50 years ago and it continues to serve people of Karbala until today.

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Theologian Sayed Sadegh Shirazi meets with a Belgian journalist

FullSizeRenderTheologian SayedSadegh Shirazi meets with a Belgian journalist:

Armed insurgency was discouraged, and prohibited in Islamic governance, which indeed marks as peak of Islam’s expansion. 

On Tuesday, December 20th 2016, a Christian journalist from Belgium was warmly welcomed by the Grand Shia Theologian, Ayatollah Shirazi at his central office in city of Qum, Iran.Initially, the Grand Jurist allowed all the contents discussed in this meeting to be recorded and published in any format, only on the condition of receiving a copy of the final version before it being published.

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Waves of violence pose serious threats to human security

threats to human security newsShirazi Foundationdenounces the use of violence and assassination in any shape or form, as it is religiously forbidden by Islam.

Quran prohibits such violence in a direct and clear verse:


In the name of God, the Beneficent, the Merciful
"If anyone kills a person, it would be as if he killed the whole mankind; and whomever saved a life, it is as if they have saved the entire mankind."                                                                                                                                                                                                                    Holy Quran, 5-32

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Economic Justice

JobsEconomic justice means bringing classes closer together rather than striking total equality amongst them. This cannot be achieved through the automatic distribution of wealth, as some people imagine, for such is a backward and primitive method. Justice can be achieved, however, through equal opportunities provided to all people In his book “Economics” (Case no. 9), Shirazi says,  “it is necessary to guarantee all people equality in economic matters, for all people are the offspring of one father and one mother...” *

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