Why Do Authorities Hate Friday Prayer Platform of Diraz Mosque?
Since its construction in 1983, the Imam Al-Sadiq Mosque in Diraz has been a milestone in Bahrain's modern history, as it was the most important platform for the most important religious and national discourse throughout several stages.
Diraz Residents Reject Gov’t Intervention in Imam Sadiq Mosque Friday Prayers
Residents of Diraz expressed their rejection of the Ministry of Justice's attempt to nominate a preacher for the Imam Sadiq Mosque in Diraz (the largest Shiite mosque in Bahrain), demanding "to lift their grip from this religious rite.”
Ayatollah Isa Qassim Calls on Authorities to Allow Shia Worshipers to Hold Friday Prayers in Diraz
Bahraini Shia spiritual leader Ayatollah Isa Qassim denounced ban on Friday prayers at Imam Sadiq Mosque in Diraz.
PHOTOS: Largest Shiite Friday Prayers Halted for Fourth Consecutive Week
Largest Shia Friday prayers ritual halted today for fourth consecutive week, after authorities denied Sheikh Mohammad Sanqour entry to Diraz.
PHOTOS: Protestors in Bahrain’s Diraz Call for Ending Persecution of Shia in Country
Reports say at least 50 people were arrested during their attempt to perform prayers at a mosque in Diraz.
Ayatollah Qassim and Senior Clerics: Detention of Sheikh Sanqour a Blatant Targeting of Friday Rituals
Senior Bahrain clerics say "detention of Sheikh Mohammad Sanqour is blatant targeting of Friday ritual and religious discourse.”