The Al-Abbas's (p) Holy Shrine has participated with a high-level delegation headed by its General Secretary Mr. Mohamad Al-Asheqar to share with the lovers and devotees their joy by the opening of the golden minarets' project of the shrine of the two Imams of Al-Kadhem and Al-Jawad (peace be upon both of them) after renewing their gilding, which coincided with the anniversary of the greatest Eid of Al-Ghadeer, the day of the divine coronation of the guardian of the Messenger of Allah (Allah's prayers be upon him and upon his holy Household); Imam Ali Ibn Abi Taleb (peace be upon both of them) as a Commander of the Faithful. The ceremony was held in the holy sanctuary of the two Imam Al-Kadhem and Al-Jawad (peace be upon both of them) on Tuesday 18th Dhu Al-Hijjah 1437 AH, corresponding to the 20th September, 2016.
The blessed ceremony was attended by several personalities, including the head of the Shiite Endowment; Sayed 'Ala` Al-Moussawi, the General Secretary of the Imam Al-Kadhem's (p) holy shrine; Dr. Jamal Abd Al-Rasoul Al-Dabbagh, the general secretaries of the holy shrines of Imam Ali, Imam Al-Hussayn and Al-Abbas (peace be upon them), the members of the Board of Director, the Director of Al-Kawthar Foundation for the reconstruction of the holy shrines and sites, a group of the virtuous professors at Al-Hawzah, a number of the government and parliamentary personalities, representatives of the departments of institutions of civil society and a large gathering of the visitors of the two Imams Al-Kadhem and Al-Jawad (peace be upon both of them).
The ceremony started with the recitation of verses of the holy Quran, followed by the chant of Firdaws, and reading the blessed Surat Al-Fatihah; in memory of the souls of our martyrs.
The ceremoy included also the participation of a procession of the servants of Al-Jawadayn, and delivering many words for this great occasion, including the word of the holy shrine of the two Imams Al-Kadhem and Al-Jawad (peace be upon both of them) delivered by its general secretary Dr. Jamal Abd Al-Rasoul Al-Dabbagh.
Then was the time for poesy, and the poet Reyadh Abd Al-Ghaniy Al-Kadhemi has recited the verses of his poem about this great event.
Then the poet Dr. Jaber Al-Jaberi has recited his poem entitled "The prince of the revelation houses" followed by the poem of the poet and writer Mahdi Janah Al-Kadhemi entitled "Al-Ghadeer", then the vocalist Karim Al-Moussawi from Ahvaz has participated with many stanzas about the love of the Commander of the Faithful (peace be upon him). The ceremony was concluded by removing the green cloth from the new golden Minarets.
The delegation of the Al-Abbas's (p) holy shrine has congratulated the General Secretary of the Al-Kadhemiyah holy shrine for this achievement, which is added to the series of achievements made by the holy shrine, praying at the same time by the blessings of the two Imams Al-Kadhem and Al-Jawad (peace be upon both of them) that this glow and dedication to serve these holy places and their visitors, continue and perpetuate.