Tehran (IP) - Tehran Friday Prayer Leader said Iran's holy defense is an unforgettable period in the history of the Islamic Revolution.

Iran PressIran News: The religious-political Friday prayers rituals of this week in Tehran - 31st of Shahrivar - were held under the imamate of Mohammad Javad Haj Ali Akbari at the University of Tehran.

Tehran Friday Prayer Leader expressed his condolences on the martyrdom anniversary of martyrdom of Imam Hassan Askari (AS) and said: "We hope that our life will be based on the way of life of this great Imam. Entering the age of occultation and preparing for the age of emergence was a difficult and great task that this martyred, satedfast and oppressed Imam did in his short life and very difficult days of his life, and he used the seconds of this era in great imprisonment, and the Islamic Ummah is benefited from Imam Hasan Askari (AS)."

Haj Ali Akbari, referring to the presence of people in Hosseini's Arba'in procession, added: "We are amazed by the greatness of Arba'eein. The sunrise of Hosseini guidance from the Arbaeen horizon is the great miracle of the age before us, which had a special glory and spirituality. This is a great favor for the Islamic Ummah and we take this opportunity and appreciate the noble and hospitable nation of Iraq in imitation of the great leader of the revolution."

The Leader of the Friday Prayer in Tehran, commemorating the anniversary of the beginning of the holy defense week, said: "The holy defense is a sensitive and memorable day in the history of the nation of the Islamic Revolution, when God gave our nation the opportunity to make eight-year holy defense under the aegis of Late Imam Khomeini from this imposed global war which is considered a turning point in the history of the country, the region and the world."

Referring to the meeting of the Leader of the Revolution with the veterans of the holy defense on Wednesday, he said: "The steadfast leader and our beloved great warrior of the Islamic world opened four angles to analyze this great event, and there is a lot of work to be done for the experts to take these angles seriously. It was not our past, but it determines our situation today and tomorrow."

The Leader of Friday Prayer in Tehran added: "Our holy defense was the most popular defense and war in history that we went through whose social aspect is extraordinary.


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