Coinciding with the celebration of the birth anniversary of the Immaculate Lady Fatima Az-Zahra (peace be upon her), the Al-Abbas's (p) holy shrine has opened Saturday morning the 23rd Jumada Al-Thaniyah, 1437 AH corresponding to the 2nd Aprile 2016, the hosting complex project of Imam Al-Hadi (peace be upon him). the opening ceremony was held in one of the complex's halls with a large presence of religious and cultural figures from inside and outside the province, and representatives from Iraq's holy shrines, lef by the head of the shiite endowment Sayed 'Ala Al-Musawi.
After the recitation of verses from the Quran. reading the Fatiha in memory of the martyrs and listening the Iraq's national anthem and the anthem of the holy shrine "chant of pride", the high responsible of the Al-Abbas's (p) holy shrine, Sayed. Ahmed Al-Safi delivered his word for this occasion, in which he stated: "The holy city of Karbala still suffer from many problems, and the two holy shrines are concerned -from their legitimate and ethical responsibilities - to create projects within their available means..."
Then came the word of the Shiite Endowment, delivered by Sayed. 'Ala Al-Musawi, in which he stated: "In the difficult situation that our country face these days, we find luminous points that still glowing in this wounded country, and we thank the Almighty God that our holy shrines represent these glowing points of excellence and achievement..."
Followed by the word of the authority directly supervising the implementation and the design of this project; the Department of engineering projects at the Al-Abbas's (p) holy shrine, which was delivered by the head of the Department; Engineer Dea' Majeed Al-Sa'egh who stated: "A new day with the latest achievements of the distinguished Shiite Endowment and the holy shrine, as recently we celebrated the completion of the works of the new grid of Aba Al-Fadl Al-Abbas (peace be upon him), which were carried out by a faithful group from the servants of the Al-Abbas's (p) holy shrine, and soon we will celebrate the achievement of 150 projects ..."
Then the managing director of the executing company - Tayba Karbala-; Engineer Kadhem Abd Al-Hussayn Al-Fatlawi has also presented his word in which he said: "The hosting complex of Imam Ali Al-Hadi (peace be upon him) is one of the service projects of the Shiite Endowment and the Al-Abbas's (p) holy shrine, implemented by our company to serve the visitors and guests of Aba Abdillah Al-Hussayn and his brother Aba Al-Fadl Al-Abbas (peace be upon both of them), to be in addition to the rest of the projects carried out by the General Secretary of the Al-Abbas's (p) holy shrine for the service of the visitors of the holy city of Karbala. The executive company has sought under the directives of the holy shrine to accomplish this project exclusively by Iraqi staff in order to support this social segment , which is reflected positively on the Iraqi labor market, and to contribute, at least partially to reduce the unemployment problem. The company was also keen to cooperate with the projects' department to import the devices and systems with high efficiency from the best international origins, to suit the technical and architectural development of Karbala construction style..."
The delegation of the holy shrine of two Imams Al-'Askariyayn (peace be upon both of them) has then handed over the flag of its dome to the General Secretariat of the Al-Abbas's (p) holy shrine, and its high responsible Sayed Ahmed Al-Safi has received it. The ceremony was concluded by a religious stanzas. and at the end all the presents has made a field tour to visit the complex.