For the second year in a row, and under the patronage of the General Secretariat of the al-Abbas's (p) Holy Shrine and in cooperation with the European Association for the Congregation of Religions in Germany, the Cultural Week of Aba al-Fadl al-Abbas (peace be upon him) continues today in Cologne in Germany under the slogan "expatriation is a wealth for the homeland" and the title "expatriation and its role in development, and honoring the Hussayni rituals and strengthening the patriotism" on Thursday June 13, 2019.
The opening ceremony began with the recitation of the Holy Quran, then reading Surat Al-Fatihah, and then listening to the national anthem and the anthem of the al-Abbas's (p) holy shrine, followed the word of the al-Abbas's (p) Holy Shrine delivered by the representative of the Holy Shrine in Europe; Mr. Ahmad Radhi Husseini.
Followed by the speech of Dr. "Mohammed al-Muntafji," the Iraqi consul in Germany - Frankfurt. Then the speech of the representative of the procession of Abes al-Shakeri in Germany Mr. Adel Bahadli. Then the speech of the representative of the European Religions Association in Germany, Engineer "Zuhair Sherba".
Then the research session started within the activities of this second day of the cultural week of Aba al-Fadl al-Abbas (peace be upon him) in Germany.
It is worth mentioning that the al-Abbas's (p) holy shrine holds and sponsors for the second year in a row the cultural week of Aba al-Fadl al-Abbas (peace be upon him) in several European cities and states in Belgium, Netherlands and Germany to spread the ideas of the Ahl al-Bayt (peace be upon them), as well as the definition of its religious, cultural, urban and service projects.