The al-Abbas's holy shrine has resumed its participation in international exhibitions, after a temporary pause due to the repercussions of the Corona pandemic, starting by the Iraq International Book Fair, the session of the Iraqi poet Muzaffar al-Nawab, which is organized by the Mada Foundation for Media, Culture and Arts, which was opened on Wednesday (December 9, 2020 ) and will continue until December 19, with the participation of (300) publishing houses from (21) Arab and foreign countries.
In this important international forum, the al-Abbas's (p) Holy Shrine was represented by the Department of Intellectual and Cultural Affairs and the Department of Islamic and Human Sciences Affairs, with a distinguished group of various publications with intellectual, cultural, religious, scientific, academic and heritage dimensions, as well as displaying a range of artistic works.
According to what was explained to the Al-Kafeel Network, by the head of the exhibition unit, Mr. Mohammad Al-A'raji: “The diversity and the distinction of what is exhibited was the characteristic of this participation, which included more than (300) different and varied publications, all of which are pure products from the holy shrine, starting from composition until printing, a feature that distinguished the Holy Shrine's pavilion from the rest of the participating pavilions."
Al-A'raji stressed: “We hope that participation in this session, which is held in exceptional circumstances, will complement the series successes achieved by previous sessions of the exhibition, which is considered one of the most important exhibition in which the Holy Shrine shows its publications. The presented products highlighted the extent of the cultural movement and the scientific and intellectual renaissance that the al-Abbas's (p) holy shrine is undergoing, which is reflected positively on its distinguished diversified publications in the cultural, intellectual and heritage fields."
It is noteworthy that the al-Abbas's (p) holy shrine has previously participated in exhibitions and fairs held in the Baghdad International Fair, in addition to its participation in many exhibitions and festivals inside and outside Iraq, in line with its approach to spread the thought and teachings of the Ahl al-Bayt ( Peace be upon them).
Its pavilion is witnessing an increasing turnout by the public and an increase in the number of publication.