Under the framework known as (Imam Hussein is the light of Message and way of justice) the staff of the holy shrines of al imam al Hussein and al Abbas work with great effort to establish the international cultural Spring of Martyrdom festival the eighth.
Member of preparatory committee, Sayed Aqeel al Yasery said "The holy shrinesz started their preparatory work earlier to establish this festival to be with the birthdays of al imam al Hussein and al Abbas. The festival will start from 3-7 of Shabban 1433, June, 24-28 2012. Many religious, cultural activities will be shown. In addition; book and CD fair will be shared in the holy courtyard of Lady Zainab holy shrine. Quran meetings and religious lectures are from the activities as well; moreover poetry meetings, researches from Iraq and other Arab and Islamic countries".
Claimed "there are more than 45 states participate the festival and 5 in the book fair. Publish houses are more than 100 house and cultural establishment. The book fair will be from 1-10 of Shabban".
The states that will share, al Yasery said "Kuwait, Algeria, Morocco, Tunes, Syria, Lebanon, Egypt, KSA, and Comoros. The foreign countries are (Argentina, El Salvador, Colombia, Brazil, Russia, Indonesia, Malaysia, Almianamar, and Burkaniavaso, Nigeria, Kenya, Mali, Senegal, Tanzania, Benin, Ivory Coast, Guinea, Conakry, Alkounko, Uganda, Niger, Ghana, Madagascar, India, Iran, and Denmark. Other states will be listed".
Added "Most of representatives of these countries will receive the visa to reach the holy city of Karbala in the coming days".
It is well to be mentioned that this festival holds and sponsors by the holy shrines of al imam al Hussein and la Abbas on the occasion of their birthdays.