The Media Division for Women of the Imam Hussein Holy Shrine has held an awardceremonyfor the distinctivehigh-achieving students of the universities of Kerbela and Kufa.
Sheikh Abdul-Mehdi al-Kerbela’e, chief cleric of Imam Hussein Holy Shrine, delivered a speech in which he said: “This ceremony is to signify the importance of connection between the professors and students and the principles of Imam Hussein, peace be upon him. It is also to shed light upon the importance of the academic fields of knowledge through which we can lead humanity.”
The representatives of the two universities appreciated the holy shrine for taking care of the students and their knowledge.
Fifteen studentswere awarded a pilgrimage to Imam al-Ridha Holy Shrine, 27 were awarded golden medals and 178 were given special women’s garments. Professors were also awarded for their remarkable efforts with their students.