Within the commemoration of the martyrdom of Imam Zayn al-'Abideen (peace be upon him), the al-Abbas's (p) holy shrine plans to hold a cultural week in Germany under the name of "The week of Aba al-Fadl al-Abbas "peace be upon him"), and which will take place on the eighth of this month, in three German cities: Berlin, Frankfurt and Göttingen.
The representative of the al-Abbas's (p) holy shrine in Europe; Sayed Ahmad al-Radhi al-Hussayni briefed us about this event saying: "The cultural week of Aba al-Fadl al-Abbas (peace be upon him) is one of a series of events held and sponsored by the al-Abbas's (p) holy shrine inside and outside Iraq. Its intellectual activities have been a success in Turkey, India, Iran and Pakistan. And this participation will be complementary to hat has been achieved and this time it will be in Germany, including many activities such as:
- A research conference will be held at the University of Göttingen under the title: Islamic Sciences and Education between the al-Abbas's (p) Holy Shrine and the University of Göttingen, with the participation of researchers from Iraq and Germany, including various research axes such as tolerance, coexistence, acceptance of the other and interfaith dialogue. For three days.
- A research seminar dealing with the al-Abbas's (p) holy shrine that includes topics related to the services offered by the Holy Shrine, whether for visitors or other categories of Iraqi society.
- Visits and tours of religious institutions in these cities.
- Participating in the International Book Fair to be held in Frankfurt, where the al-Abbas's (p) holy shrine will participate in a series of intellectual and cultural publications. This participation is important because this exhibition will allow the holy shrine to introduce itself to its international surroundings and is an opportunity to define its publications. "