After the completion of manufacturing the new door of the shrine of Sayed. Mohammad son of Imam Ali al-Hadi (peace be upon both of them); Al-Hamd gate, which was manufactured in the factory of the al-Abbas's (p) holy shrine for the manufacture of doors and grids for the sanctuaries and shrines honorable to replace the door, which was vandalized as a result of the terrorist attack on the shrine in July 2016. And as a gift from the servants of Aba al-Fadl al-Abbas (peace be upon him), the engineering and technical staff at the holy shrine started to erect the door of the noble master of the shrine, to be opened again to receive visitors.
The ceremony was held near the door of the shrine in the city of Balad, amid a large welcome by the people of the district and the servants of the shrine as well as representatives of the religious authority in the district. And after the recitation of verses of the Holy Quran, there was a word for the Secretariat of the Shrine delivered by his special secretary Haj Abbas Abd Al, in which he extended his thanks and appreciation to the al-Abbas's (p) holy shrine and its officials for manufacturing and installing the al-Hamd gate, wishing by this service to be close to God and to the affection of Ahl al-Bayt (Allah's prayers be upon them), since it occupies a great position in the hearts of the visitors in general, and for people of Balad in particular, who have been heartened by the return of this door in this beautiful form, believing that this is the response to the terrorist gangs that tried to undermine this monumental edifice. And now, this portal, which was designed and manufactured beautifully by the servants of Aba al-Fadl Abbas (peace be upon him). And this is not strange for the al-Abbas's (p) holy shrine, which has fingerprints in most of the sanctuaries and shrines as well as in this shrine, which culminated in the manufacture of the al-Hamd gate [door of praise]. So, thanks to the al-Abbas's (p) holy shrine and to its officials, who will be rewarded by the master of this shrine and his uncle the Master of the Order and Time (may Allah hasten his holy reappearance.)
The representative of the al-Abbas's (p) holy shrine; the head of its delegation, who supervised the transfer of the door from Karbala to Balad; Mr. Ali al-Saffar, had a speech in which he said: "We are pleased to have the honor to serve the mausoleums of Ahl al-Bayt (peace be upon them) and we are proud to stand today among the people of Balad; the city of steadfastness and the servants of the shrine of Sab' Dujayl, to present them this gate as a gift in the name of Aba al-Fadl al-Abbas (peace be upon him) and on behalf of the General Secretariat of the al-Abbas's (p) holy shrine and its officials. As we were directed by its Senior Official Sayed al-Safi, to be in the service of our holy shrines and sanctuaries, so that the al-Abbas's (p) holy shrine with all its potential be as much as possible in the service of these shrines and sanctuaries. "
Then the sheep were slaughtered with the prayers and the supplications of the attendants who were all happy to see this gate back to the entrance of the shrine.
The delegation was accompanied by a technical staff from the factory of the al-Abbas's (p) holy shrine for the manufacture of doors and grids' shrines and sanctuaries) in the al-Abbas's (p) holy shrine led by Engineer Ali Salloum, one of the supervisors of the manufacture and installation of the door, to install it in the place of the old door according to measurements that have been taken. And hence, the gate of praise [Bab al-Hamd] returned to its place in the best image with a purely Iraqi design, implementation and installation.