Have you ever wondered what rings Iranian officials wear? This is a question that has been analyzed by the ZeBall website, and in the following, we will see photos of rings used by Iranian political figures.
Iranian officials each have a Ring with Turquoise, Agate, Najaf, Ruby, Hadid, Sharaf al-Shams, etc. Because it is said in the Shia traditions that it has many material and spiritual effects.
In the continuation of this article, we investigated the issue of which Iranian officials use for their hands among the turquoise ring, the Sharaf Al-Shams ring, the Red and Yellow Agate Ring, in Najaf, Hadid Sini, and the Ruby Ring.
Imam Sadiq (a.s.) says: I would like every believer to have five Turquoise Rings, an Agate Ring, a Hadid Sini Ring, a Ruby Ring, and a Najaf Ring.
We see the photos of Rings used by Iranian Political Figures together:
Ayatollah Sayyid Ruhollah Khomeini
The founder of the Islamic Republic wore a Red Agate Ring in most of the pictures of him.
Ayatollah Sayyid Ali Khamenei
Supreme Leaders are among the personalities who wear different Rings in different situations.
So far, Sharaf Al-Shams ring, a Red and Yellow Agate Ring, in Najaf, a Ring with a gem that says “Ya Ali bin Abi Talib” and a ring with Hadid’s gem that has “Ya Zafar” written on it has been seen in his hands.
Sardar Qasem Soleimani
The commander of the Quds Force of the Revolutionary Guards generally wore a red agate ring and a ring in Najaf.
The former president of Iran usually wears a Red Agate Ring and a Turquoise Ring.
Sayyid Mohammad Khatami’s Ring, which is a turquoise ring, is visible, and the type of turquoise used in this ring is Ajami.
Mohammad Sadeq Kharazi
Rings Mohammad Sadegh Kharazi is the former ambassador of the Islamic Republic of Iran to the United Nations and France and the founder of the Iranian Call Party.
Mohammad Ali Ahangaran
The photo of Mohammad Ali Ahangaran’s ring is the son of Haj Sadegh Ahangaran.
The former president of Iran used to wear a yellow agate ring.
The former president of Iran generally wears a yellow agate ring on his right little finger.
He also has a charm ring on his little finger.
Ataollah Salehi is the former and third commander-in-chief of the Islamic Republic of Iran Army, serving from 2005 until 2017. He often uses Hadid Ring and Red Agate Ring.
Yahya Rahim Safavi
The former commander of the IRGC often wears a red agate ring.
Mohammad Bagher Ghalibaf
Mohammad Bagher Ghalibaf or Mohammad Baqer Qalibaf is an Iranian conservative politician, former military officer, and current Speaker of the Parliament of Iran since 2020, the mayor of Tehran, often wears a Red Agate Ring.
Hassan Aghaee Firouzabadi
Sardar Hassan Aghaee Firouzabadi was an Iranian military officer. He served as the Chief-of-Staff of the Iranian Armed Forces—the most senior military authority in Iran—from 1989 to 2016. It is often seen with an Agate Ring, Dur-e-Najaf Ring, and Turquoise Ring.
Sayyid Hassan Khomeini, the grandson of Ruhollah Khomeini, often wears a Red Agate Ring on his left hand.
Sadeq Larijani generally wears an agate ring on his finger.
Ali Larijani generally wears an agate ring on his finger.
Mohammad-Javad Larijani generally wears an agate ring on his finger.
Mahmoud Alavi’s Ring is an Iranian conservative politician and former minister of intelligence in Hassan Rouhani’s government.
Mohsen Rezaee’s Turquoise Ring is an Iranian conservative politician affiliated with the Resistance Front of Islamic Iran and a senior military officer in the Islamic Revolutionary Guard Corps.
Akbar Hashemi Rafsanjani
Akbar Hashemi Rafsanjani was an Iranian politician, writer, and one of the founding fathers of the Islamic Republic who was the fourth president of Iran from 1989 to 1997. He was the head of the Assembly of Experts from 2007 until 2011 when he decided not to nominate himself for the post. In all his speeches, he always carried a Shah Maqsood rosary with an agate ring.
Mohammad Ali Jafari
Major General Mohammad Ali Jafari is a former commander-in-chief of the Iranian Revolutionary Guard Corps and often wears a Red Agate Ring.
Mohammad-Reza Mahdavi Kani
The late chairman of the Assembly of Leadership Experts wore a ring with an agate gem on his right hand.
Ali Akbar Nategh-Nouri
In the photos of Ali Akbar Natiq Nouri, the former Speaker of the Islamic Council, he has a Turquoise Ring on his left hand and an Agate Ring on his right hand.
Mahmoud Hashemi Shahroudi
Sayyid Mahmoud Hashemi Shahroudi was an Iranian Twelver Shia cleric and conservative politician who was the Chairman of the Expediency Discernment Council from 14 August 2017 until his death on 24 December 2018. He was previously the Chief Justice of Iran from 1999 to 2009.
The late Habibollah Asgaroladi used to wear an Agate Ring and turquoise during his lifetime.