More than three months after they learned of the Sixth Annual Cultural Festival of the Commander of the Faithful (peace be upon him) in their city, the people of the Indian city of Kargil and the surrounding villages are eagerly waiting for this day to celebrate the establishment of this festival. And once they knew that the delegations of the holy shrines of Iraq (the holy shrine of Imam al-Hussayn (peace be upon him), the holy shrine of Imam al-Hadi and Imam al-'Askari (peace be upon both of them) as well as the al-Abbas's (p) holy shrine organizing this event, the young and senior, men and women lefts left all their works to welcome them, walking dozens of kilometers and divided into groups lined up on both sides of the road, which is characterized by its difficult geography, starting from the starting point of the city to Halh Dar to reach the city of Kargil, 200 kilometers away, in addition to the people with the cares welcoming with love as the delegations are coming from the shrines of the imams of Ahl al-Bayt (peace be upon them). And this reception is the largest in these cities over the years.
Once the delegations arrived to the place where the festival will be held, the people of the region chanted slogans to welcome them to express their happiness and oy. Sheikh Basem al-'Abdali from the Religious Affairs Department at the al-Abbas's (p) holy shrine gave a speech to thank them for this warm welcome and urging them at the same time to continue following this approach and praying for them.
Then the people of the city gave a welcoming speech delivered on their behalf by Sheikh Naser Mahdi Mohamadi welcoming the delegations of the holy shrines, telling them that they are in the second country and thanking them for their services of the shrines of the Imams of Ahl al-Bayt (peace be upon them).