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Gholamreza Rezvani

Ayatollah Gholamreza Rezvani
Religion Twelver Shi'a Islam

Ayatollah Gholamreza Rezvani (born ? - April 20, 2013[1][2]) was a member of the Council of Guardians in the Islamic Republic of Iran. He believes in literal interpretation of Quran, hadith, and sunnah and has argued that there is "no substitute" for stoning adulterers.[3]

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  1. ^ (French) Message from Imam Khamenei after the death of ayatollah Rezvani
  2. ^ Leader offers condolences over death of Ayatollah Rezvani
  3. ^ In Iran, adulterers spared stoning Asia Times 14 January 2003

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