With broken hearts full of grief and eyes full of sorrow and tears , the servants of the Al-Abbas's (p) holy shrine have commemorated the anniversary of the martyrdom of the ninth of the lights of Ahl Al-Bayt (peace be upon them), Imam Muhammed Al-Jawad (peace be upon him), which coincides this year with Thursday, 29th of Dhu Al-Qi'dah, 1435 AH, corresponding to the 25th of September, 2014.
The Holy Shrine has prepared to commemorate as usual at every occasion and every revival of God rituals such as births and martyrdoms of Ahl Al-Bayt (peace be upon them), a condolences program including several parts that reflect this calamity that befell lovers and followers of Ahl al-Bayt (peace be upon them).
So, a condolences procession led by officials of the holy shrine and holders of grief and sorrow banners started from the holy courtyard of the Master Aba Al-Fadl Al-Abbas (peace be upon him) heading towards the courtyard of the second grandson of the prophet (Prayers and Allah's peace be upon him and his holy Household) Imam Al-Hussayn (peace be upon him) passing through the courtyard between the Two Holy Shrines, chanting lamentations that describe the outrageousness of this tragedy and finally arriving at the courtyard of the Master Abi Abdillah Al-Hussayn (peace be upon him) for setting up a condolences council where they were reading elegies and some threnodies, for the loss of the ninth Imam of Ahl Al-Bayt (peace be upon him), who has dedicated his life in the service of the Mohammedan message that came to lay the lofty values and principles and to output human grievances of infidelity and enslavement to the path of guidance and inner peace.
Imam Muhammed Al-Jawad (peace be upon him) occupied the highest position in human virtues and moral attainments as this was the marked feature of the Prophet’s family. It was customary for the Imam to meet everyone humbly, fulfil the needs of the poor, maintain Islamic requisites of equality and simplicity, help the poor secretly, treat even foes fairly, extend hospitality, impart true Islamic knowledge to all and specially to the scholars of religion and the like, marked his saintly life-in full conformity with other members of this sacred series of infallible Imams.