In a joyful scene that is hard to describe, the joy and happiness prevailed in the throughout Hyderabad city on the occasion of the auspicious birth anniversary of the master of guardians, the Commander of the Faithful Imam Ali Ibnu Abi Taleb (peace be upon both of them). The forms of the celebration have varied, the road to the place where the festival was held "Hussaynya 'Azat Az-Zahra (peace be upon her)" was packed by the jubilant people, which prompted the security forces to stand there to regulate the conduct of the march that lasted more than three consecutive hours.
On one side of the road, a platform was set up to celebrate this blessed birth anniversary and to welcome the delegations of the holy shrines who came to share with the people of this city their joys for this occasion. Euphoric crowds and large numbers of people have taken part in this march, carrying red flags and dressed with clothes dominated by red colour, which is a tradition of this city to express their joy and happiness for this blessed occasion.
It is noteworthy that the Cultural Festival of the Commander of the Faithful (peace be upon him) is held for the veneration of Ahl Al-Bayt's (Peace be upon them) rituals, in order to spread their culture, their approach and their biographies that teach the world the true meaning of Islam, and to confirm the great role of the Iraqi holy shrines in general and of the Al-Abbas's (p) Holy Shrine in particular, by the establishment and sponsorship of festivals, seminars and conferences inside and outside the country, showing how they became in record time a guidance beacon for all and a brilliant model at all levels.