Morteza Motahhari’s wife’s funeral

Motahhari was the father-in-law of Iran’s former secretary of National Security Council Ali Larijani. It was by Motahari’s advice that Larijani switched from computer science to Western Philosophy for graduate studies.A major street in Tehran formerly known as Takhte Tavoos (Peacock Throne) was renamed after him. Morteza Motahari Street connects Sohrevardi Street and Valiasr Street, two major streets in capital.