December 14, 2004
clip, April 1, 1970: Ayatollah
Morteza Motahhari giving a sermon on popular pre-Islamic rituals
13-bedar. Motahhari was generally known as a more moderate
cleric in later years. A key ally of Ayatollah Khomeini, Motahhari
was assassinated shortly after the 1979 revolution.
interesting old photos of ordinary people, places, political leaders,