The research conference and its research sessions held within the 14th World Cultural Festival of the Martyrdom's Spring was concluded in the Hall of Imam al-Hassan (peace be upon him) at the al-Abbas's (p) holy shrine on Sunday 5th of Sha'ban 1439 AH corresponding to April 22, 2018, with the participation of Hawza and academic researchers from inside and outside Iraq and in the presence of the Senior Official of the al-Abbas's (p) holy shrine Sayed Ahmad al-Safi and its Secretary-General Eng. Mohamad al-Ashigar in addition to a delegation representing the Imam al-Hussayn's (p) holy shrine led by its Secretary-General Sayed. Ja'afar al-Mosawi as well as the festival guests who packed the conference hall.
After the recitation of verses from the Holy Quran and reading Surat al-Fatiha in memory of the martyrs of Iraq, the closing research session was opened by Dr. Mushtaq al-Ali in which the summaries of four researches were presented as follows:
1- Research of Sheikh Abd al-Halim Sharara from Lebanon, entitled "Between the Hussayni march and the Sistani's fatwa, consolidation of the approach and protection of the nation."
2- Research of Sheikh AbdAllah Dashti from Kuwait, entitled "The religious discourse between the approach of exclusion and containment".
3- Research of Sheikh Najm al-Din al-Tabsi from Lebanon, entitled "The Ashura discourse and its impact on the continuation of the momentum of the fatwa of the sacred defense"
4- Research of Dr. Mustafa Saleh al-J'ayfri from Iraq, entitled "The impact of the contemporary fatwa in correction the understanding of the hadiths by the extremists."
The research session included a series of interventions, observations and inquiries by the audience, which resulted an enthusiastic atmosphere. The researchers, after presenting the summaries of their research, answered the audience questions.
The session was concluded by honoring the researchers participating in this session.
Noting that the axes of the research conference, which is one of the important activities of the festival, were as follows:
1 - The impact of the Ashura values in perpetuating the momentum of the fatwa of defense
2 - Religious discourse between the method of exclusion and containment / contemporary jihadist discourse model (comparative study).
3 - The circumstance and its impact in the Declaration of the defense of sanctities / (comparative study) between Karbala yesterday and present.
4- Reading the Western media of the defense fatwa and its results.
5 - The impact of the fatwa in the prevention of sectarian strife and the strengthening of national unity.
- The contributions of Ashura women in defending sacred sites.
7- The impact of the media in achieving victory.
8 - The impact of the pillars of faith in the construction of the psyche of Mujahid / Burayr bin Khudair (peace be upon him) as an example.
9 - The effect of good education in the construction of the individual / Omm al-Baneen (peace be upon her) as an example.
10- Human rights between the concepts of Ashura and religious authority and the UN concepts / (comparative study)
11 - Characteristics of the leader and leadership between victory and defeat and its manifestations in Ashura and popular mobilization; the leadership of Aba Al-Fadl al- Abbas (peace be upon him) as model (a comparative study from a strategic perspective).
12 - The effect of supplication in the refinement of the faith spirit of the Mujahid / example of Dua' al-Thoghoor in the Sahifa as-Sajjadiyah.