Lesson Title: 

Different Definitions of Velayat-E Faqih (Supreme Jurisprudence) in Shiite Islam and Their Differences With the Official Definition of This Concept of Iranian Regime

This is the second part of a two-part series on the definitions of Velaayat-e Faqih (Supreme Jurisprudence) from the perspective of two Shiite Muslim leaders (one in Iran, one in Lebanon), both of whom disagree with the interpretation of this concept by the ruling Shiites in the Islamic Republic of Iran.


  • Persian


  • Culture/Society

ILR Level: 

  • 2+/3

ACTFL Proficiency: 

  • Superior, Advanced-High
  • This ACTFL rating is an approximation based on the ILR level


  • Listening

Learning Objective: 

  • Maintenance & Improvement

Subject Area: 

  • Language

Material Type: 

  • Learning Object

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