senior Iranian cleric


  • Ayatollah Mesbah Yazdi' 2021-02-13 18:36

    Nationalism or Islam? Which one ends to a better Iran?

    A question of 'Islamic Lifestyle'

    TEHRAN- The subject in question here is the 'lifestyle' and Islamic features surrounding the notion. To understand the subject thoroughly, one should first go through the meaning of the title word by word. What does it mean when we say 'Islamic lifestyle'? in sum, lifestyle means a form of life in a social context where all or most of the people confirm a set of regulations or norms and reflect these regulations and norms in their behavior.

  • Ayatollah Mesbah 2021-02-13 15:52

    Islamic humanities vs. Western experimentalism: the grand epistemological warfare of all time

    Islam’s plan for transformation of sciences

    TEHRAN- After the Islamic Revolution’s victory and during this decade, there have been many discussions on Islamic humanities, and we still need a lot of discussions, researches, and dialogues. There are many perceptions on the subject which requires contemplation.

  • Ayatollah Mesbah Yazdi 2021-02-13 15:37

    By Mohammad Mazhari

    The engineer of a better intellectual world

    Ayatollah Mesbah's thoughts can embark an evolution in western humanities

    Mahmoud Rajabi, professor of Islamic Sciences and the current president of Imam Khomeini Research and Education Institution believes that some western politicians and theorists developed a sense of hatred against Ayatollah Mohammad Taghi Mesbah Yazdi because his thoughts were strong enough to embark an evolution in western humanities.

  • Mahdi Jamshidi is a faculty member in Institute for Islamic Culture and Thought 2021-02-13 14:42

    By Mahdi Jamshidi

    The costs of grappling with state liberalism

    [1]. It's been more than a century since a chain of tensions and shocks hit the Iranian society as a result of imposed presence of "western modernity" in Iran. This trend started from mid Qajar era on, and as time went by, modernity became more and more serious and fundamental within the structure of the society. The modernity flow experienced its climax during the events of the Constitutional Revolution in Iran and marked a huge historical conflict in the country.

  • Ayatollah Mesbah-Yazdi 2021-02-13 11:30

    By Faranak Bakhtiari

    Ayatollah Mesbah-Yazdi a unique character in Islamic world

    TEHRAN – Ayatollah Mesbah-Yazdi played a unique role in transmitting internal Islamic thoughts and beliefs to the outside world and vice versa, while promoting Islamic culture, conducting numerous researches and leaving no scientific areas behind, Mehdi Golshani a distinguished philosopher and professor told the Tehran Times in an exclusive interview.

  • Mohammad Legenhausen 2021-02-13 09:52

    By Ali A. Jenabzadeh

    A philosophical order, an epistemological universe 

    Interview with Prof. Mohammad Legenhausen the winner of Iranian Science and Culture Hall of Fame award for philosophy

    TEHRAN- “When Mr. Mesbah was studying a philosophical issue, he was trying to create a whole philosophical order surrounding the topic”, says Mohammad Legenhausen, the Southern Texas University professor in an interview with the Tehran Times.

  • Ayatollah Mesbah Yazdi 2021-01-05 09:14

    Ayatollah Mesbah Yazdi laid to rest

    Ayatollah Mohammad Taqi Mesbah Yazdi was laid to rest in the shrine city of Qom on Monday, January 4. Ayatollah Mesbah died on Friday evening at the age of 85 due to gastrointestinal disease. A philosopher and political theorist, the ayatollah was a member of the Assembly of Experts and the Society of the Seminary Teachers of Qom. He also founded the Baqir-ul-Uloom Institute and then the Imam Khomeini Education and Research Institute in the city of Qom, which he headed for the rest of his life.

  • Ayatollah Mesbah Yazdi 2021-01-01 23:56

    Ayatollah Mesbah Yazdi, a senior cleric, dies at 86

    TEHRAN – Mohammad Taqi Mesbah Yazdi, a senior Iranian cleric who was a member of the Assembly of Experts, passed away late on Friday.