This year, the twelfth edition of the international cultural festival of the martyrdom spring coincides with the opening rites of the new grid of Aba Al-Fadl Al-Abbas (peace be upon him) to take out the vows inside it, and it is the first time it is opened after its manufacture and installation by the Iraqis, the servants of factory of the Al-Abbas's (p) holy shrine for the manufacture of shrines's grid and their ornated doors, and which was inaugurated on the 13th of Rajab 1437 AH.
The rituals, which were supervised by the High Responsible of the holy shrine; Sayed Ahmed Al-Safi, with the participation of the festival guests from Arab and Muslim countries and Muslims from foreign countries, were launched by performing a collective Ziyarat of Aba al-Fadl Al-abbas (peace be upon him), followed by a Hussayni Majlis about some moments of the blessed life of Aba Al-Fadl Al-Abbas (peace be upon him) and his behavior with his brother Aba Abdillah Al-Hussayn (peace be upon him) as well as some parts of the life of his mother Omm Al-Baneen (peace be upon her). Then they have begged the Almighty and prayed by the intercession of the owner of this sacred place to give security and safety to Iraq and its people, to remove the sorrows, to protect its security forces and the volunteers of the popular mobilization, to push away the evil of the terrorists such as ISIL and to preserve Iraq's holy shrines...
Then, the door of the holy grid was opened by the High responsible, and the festival guests were authorized to enter the holiness of this pure place, seeking its blessing by kissing the doorstep and putting their foreheads on the holy tomb of the Master Aba Al-Fadl (peace be upon him).
They have entered one after the other with great reverence, the hearts shaking out of humility face to the leader of redemption and pride, the banner bearer, the Al-'alqami hero; Aba Al-Fadl Al-Abbas (peace be upon him)... honored by having the privilege to be his guests and the guests of his brother Imam Al-Hussayn (peace be upon him).