The representative of the Supreme Leader in Hajj and Pilgrimage Affairs, referring to the enemies' efforts to hit Iran's economy, emphasized: The knot of economic problems will be opened by the youth and depends on the activities and efforts of the government and all people.
According to the Hajj Information Center, Supreme Leader's Representative in Hajj and Pilgrimage Affairs and Supervisor of Iranian Pilgrims Hojjat al-Islam Seyed Abdolfattah Navvab explained the issue of economy and its importance in his series of discussions for explaining the seven recommendations of the Supreme Leader of the Islamic Revolution that is described in the statement of the Second Phase of the Revolution.
Hojjat al-Islam Navvab made the remarks at the meeting of the Hajj and Pilgrimage Organization and Supreme Leader Delegation Office employees.
Supreme Leader’s representative in the Hajj and Pilgrimage Affairs, stating that some countries have a strong economy and are supported, said: The hostilities with the Islamic Republic of Iran, if done with any country, will fall in the short term.
Noting that Malaysia's wealth has been hit overnight and many people have become poorer, he added: "The Islamic Republic of Iran has been subjected to the most severe sanctions in the last 41 years and profiteers have hurt the economy."
Noting that the Supreme Leader's view on the economy is on the youth, he recalled some of the Supreme Leader's recommendations in this regard and said: Supreme Leader has emphasized young people all over the country should know that the solution is inside the country, and everyone must work to defeat the sanctions.
By stating that Hajj is a religious and spiritual program, The Supervisor of the Iranian pilgrims referred to the prayer of Hazrat Ibrahim Khalil (AS) in verse 37 of Ibrahim’s chapter in the Quran about reconstruction of the Kaaba and said: God has put the world and the Hereafter together and says: Give them sustenance in all kinds of fruits and foods, so that they may be thankful for you.
Hojjat al-Islam Navvab, quoting verses about Hajj worship programs, said: economics has also been considered in Hajj.
He added: "In other religious programs, not only the issue of worship has been addressed, but also the economy, which means the management of life and living."
Hojjat al-Islam Navvab also referred to the beginning of the ten day of Dignity and Hajj Week from Tuesday (Tir 3) and in the expression of the themes of this year's Hajj slogan: “Hajj Spirituality, Solidarity and Islamic Authority” said: In order for a person performing Hajj, he must strengthen the field of spirituality in himself.
Referring to the advice of Amir al-Mu'minin Hazrat Ali (AS) to Malik al-Ashtar, The representative of the Supreme Leader in Hajj and Pilgrimage Affairs, added: these valuable points were made 1,400 years ago, and people in society are not graded because of their skin color, while in today's world people are classified because of their skin color.
He added: "Spirituality is the foundation of solidarity, communication and continuous unity of Muslims, and this unity leads to the authority of Muslims."
At the end of his speech, Hojjat al-Islam Navvab commemorated the Judiciary Week and the memory of the oppressed martyr Ayatollah Beheshti and his loyal companions and explained: Islam is the most progressive school and values humanity and rejects the superiority of Arab over Ajam (non-Arab) and whites over blacks, while some who call themselves the leaders of great civilizations advocate slavery and racism and defend these degenerate ideas.