In the spirit of faith, loyalty and determination, and in order to show the image of the holy shrines in Karbala in the most beautiful appropriate wat, the staff of the Division of mirrors of the department of the care of the sanctuary at the al-Abbas's (p) holy shrine, and according to the directions of its Senior Official, started to carry out maintenance and cleaning works for the shrine of the companion al-Hurr Ibn Yazid al-Riyahi (peace be upon him).
They were 28 employees from the servants of Aba al-Fadl al-Abbas (peace be upon him) of the mentioned division, who conducted the maintenance of the mirrors and chandeliers as well as replacing the lamps and crystal, and washing the silver and the other cleaning works continuously day and night.
Haj Hassan Hilal, the head of the Department of the sanctuary's care at the holy shrine, has explained to al-Kafeel Network the details of these works, stating: "After that an official document has been sent by the shrine of the loyal companion al-Hur ibn Yazid al-Riyahi (peace be upon him) to the Secretary-General of the al-Abbas's (p) holy shrine stating the need to send the employees of the holy shrine to conduct maintenance works for the chandeliers, mirrors and the holy grid surrounding the grave, and all that is included in the cleaning and maintenance works. The Division of the mirrors and chandeliers in the Department of the sanctuary's care has sent its staff under the guidance of the Senior Official Sayed Ahmad al-Safi, to do the necessary."
He added: "The staff worked for two weeks continuously in morning and evening shifts, to replace all lamps and to conduct maintenance of chandeliers' crystal to beautify them, as well as the mirrors inside the holy sanctuary, and washing all the silver parts in the grid surrounding the holy grave."
It is noteworthy that the Department of the sanctuary's care at the holy shrine, has conducted similar works before the holy month of Muharram to the shrine of Lady Zaynab (peace be upon her), after that the holy sanctuary was covered in black, by installing a new audio system. And that the works conducted in the sanctuary of the loyal companions al-Hurr Ibn Yazid al-Riyahi (peace be upon him) is part of the preparations of the department to the commemoration of the Ziyarat Arba'een of Imam al-Hussayn (peace be upon him).