University and seminary scholar Rafi ud Din Asfarev will delivered the speech on Friday, May 4.
The Russian Foundation for Islamic Studies will organize the program at its booth the book fair.
The boost plans to hold other programs, including a ceremony to unveil a Russian translation of the book “Ahl-ul-Bayt (AS) of the Holy Prophet (PBUH)”.
It will be attended by the author, Hossein Seyedi.
Six volumes of the translation have been published so far.
The 31st edition of the Tehran International Book Fair will kick off in the Iranian capital on May 2.
The Imam Khomeini (RA) Mosalla (prayer hall) will host the cultural event, which will run until May 12.
Some 2,500 domestic and 600 foreign publishers are expected to attend the book fair.