RNA – Speaking during his advanced jurisprudence class at Qom’s Grand Mosque, Grand Ayatollah Hoseyn Nouri-Hamadani praised the widespread presence of the people in the 22 Bahman rallies marking the victory of Iran’s 1979 Islamic Revolution and the founding of the Islamic Republic of Iran, and offered his appreciation and thanks to the Iranian people..
The revered source of emulation added, “With this epic presence, the Iranian people demonstrated their loyalty and faith in Islam and the Islamic Revolution and proved their commitment to the Islamic Revolution. The people have always been the base of the revolution and for this reason, the authorities must appreciate them.”
Ayatollah Nouri-Hamadani arguing that authorities have a heavy duty to be vigilant and to have respect for the people and said, “Although the people suffer from problems, they do not abandon the Islamic Revolution, the establishment and the Supreme Leader.”
The revered teacher in the Islamic Seminary of Qom noted the passionate participation of the youth in the 22 Bahman rallies demonstrates the perception of the third and fourth generations towards the greatness of the Islamic Revolution and the establishment and continued, “The message of the passionate presence of the people was that they were standing by the Islamic establishment and they are committed to their covenant to Imam [Khomeyni] and to the martyrs to protect the establishment.”
He stated that the country’s officials must be grateful to the people and put all their efforts to service and added, “The officials must understand the livelihood problems and the economic situation of the people and think about serving them.”
According to Rasa News Agancy, Ayatollah Nouri-Hamadani said, “The value of the youth who are present on the scene despite the existence of difficulties must be aware and the background for employment and marriage for them must be provided. The country’s problems can be solved through unity and sympathy around the Supreme Leader and compliance with his commands.”
Referring to the message of the presence of the people in the 22 Bahman rallies, His Eminence noted, “The message of the epic presence of the people to the enemies is that the people have been more resistant to guarding the revolution and that they would not allow any country to interfere. It is better for the enemies of this nation to abandon this animosity and change their methods and recognize the great and revolutionary nation of Iran.”
Each year, millions of Iranians take to the streets across the country on 22 Bahman (the date on the Persian calendar coinciding with the anniversary of the February 11, 1979 Islamic Revolution) to commemorate the victory of the revolution, which put an end to the monarchical rule of the American-backed Pahlavi regime.