On Sunday 4th of Muharram 1437 AH corresponding to the 18th October 2015, a delegation of the Al-Abbas's (p) Holy Shrine leaded by its Secretary General of Sayed. Ahmed Al-Safi has visited the two cities of Balad and Dujayl. A visit that comes in conjunction with the holy month of sadness Muharram. The delegation included a number of the board of directors at the holy shrine and the head of its department, in addition to a number of its staff.
And after having the honor of the Ziyarat of the Shrine of Sayed. Mohamad son of Imam Ali Al-Hadi (peace be upon both of them) in Balad, the delegation have visited a number of old Hussaynyat, in which their owners used to establish condolences Majliss during the sacred month of Muharram since decades.
During its visit, the delegation has listened to a brief explanation of the shitory of these Hussayniyat and the most important rituals held in it, in addition to recalling the sacrifices done by the martyrs who gave their lives in defense of this city that was threatened by the terrorist gangs of ISIS.
Then the delegation headed to visit the city of Dujayl, which its people welcomed and greeted the delegation, then took them to the general Hussayniyah of the city.
For his part, the Secretary-General of the holy shrine has thanked them for their hospitality and said: "The city of Dujayl is one of the prides of Iraq, because it is a vibrant city and always was and still give blood for the sake of the country."
Explaining: "This city is known by giving many martyrs in the time of the former regime, and has suffered a lot during its dictatorship because they had refused its oppression. And in this time, they have responded to the call of the supreme religious authority for the defense of Iraq and and its sanctities, and were brace against the Takfiri gangs that wanted to kill them."
Sayed. Al-Safi has also stressed on the need to to record their victories achieved by the people of this city for the future generations so they don't loose this legacy that will make them proud. Proposing some of the brothers from this city to take this task upon themselves.
Emphasizing on the people of the city to take their children with them to the Hussayni Majlis that they hold, to learn from them the lessons of their parents and grandparents, the path of Imam Al-Hussayn (peace be upon him) who gave to this city this high status.