June 28, 2013. The Fifth Annual Cultural Safety Festival has been held by Imam El-Sadiq (p.b.u.h) Organization in Diwanya Province in cooperation with the Imam Ali, Imam Hussein, Kadhim and El-Abbas holy shrines.
The festival held under the title of (The reappearance of Imam El-Mehdi (p.b.u.h) is a hope never decays & truth unfurls). It's been attended by many Islamic scholars, academicians and politicians in addition to delegations from the holy shrines in Iraq.
It's been inaugurated with reciting verses of Noble Quran, and then a speech of the sponsoring party of the festival Imam El-Sadiq (p.b.u.h) Organization delivered by Sheikh Aqeel Ali El-Zubaidi in which he welcomed the audience and mentioned the aims of the festival.
The Secretariats-General of the Imam Hussein and EL-Abbas holy shrines delivered speech by the Secretary-General of the El-Abbas holy shrine Sayed Ahmed El-Safi in which he clarified the heart of the festival which was about the Imam El-Mehdi (May Allah hasten his reappearance).
His eminence mentioned many narrations including a group of advice that the faithful should follow during the period of waiting for the Imam (May Allah hasten his reappearance).
A speech of the Arab delegations delivered by Abdul Weli Nesri, from Egypt in which he mentioned the traits and blessings of Ahlulbait (peace be upon them) upon all humanity. He also confirmed that all educated people regardless of their religion should shed light upon the Imams of Ahlulbait (peace be upon them) and benefit from their knowledge.
Poets have delivered stately poems about Ahlulbait (peace be upon them), and then a speech of a foreign delegation delivered by Antonio Abdullah from Russia in which he mentioned the sign of the blessed reappearance of the Imam (May Allah hasten his reappearance).
The audience took a tour to the exhibition of arabesque, the Fifth Cultural Book Fair, exhibition of flowers and plants, and the Second Exhibition of the Mehdian Children's Messages.