The second congress on “Extremist and Takfiri Movements in Today’s world” will be held on January 28 in holy city of Qum, Iran.
The second congress on “Extremist and Takfiri Movements in Today’s world” will focus on the responsibilities of the Muslim scholars regarding the problem of extremism. Many Muslim scholars and intellectuals from Iran and various Muslim countries, along with the ambassadors of different Muslim countries, will participate in this congress, which will be held under the supervision of Grand Ayatollah Makarem Shirazi in the holy city of Qom.
This congress, which will be held on January 28th, will address the dangers and threats posed by the Takfiri movements and it will seek solutions to this serious problem which is further spreading day by day.
The international conference on “Extremism and Takfiri Movements” will be held in the “Great Prophet (s) Center for International Conference Hall” located in Imam Kaẓim (a) Seminary School, south Mu’alim St., Qom.
It is noteworthy that the 1st Congress on Extremism and Takfiri Movements was held on November 23rd and 24th 2014 in which scholars from more than 80 Muslim countries took part. This year’s congress will also be held in Imam Kaẓim (a) Seminary School in Qom.
The idea of establishing the organization was formed by the Qom scholars about four years ago, when they realized that the extremism in the Muslim world can lead to a critical situation in the world and the Middle East.
The congress will be held under supervision of Grand Shia cleric Ayatollah Makarem Shirazi and Grand Ayatollah Sobhani together with Ahlul Bayt World Assembly, World Assembly for Proximity of Islamic Schools of Thought, Management of Hawzah (Seminary School), Dar al-Ulum Institute (Wahhabi Studies) and al Mustafa International University.