The Medical Affairs Department of the Imam Hussein Holy Shrine has stated that it has received quotations from international companies for equipping Khatem al-Anbiya Cardiac Hospital, the soon-to-be largest cardiac hospital in the Middle East.
Due to the need of pilgrims to medical assistance during the massive pilgrimages to Imam Hussein, peace be upon him, the Human Resources of the Imam Hussein Holy Shrine has increased the number of female medical practitioners to assist the female pilgrims.
Within the plans set for facilitating the traffic of pilgrims of the coming pilgrimage: the blessed birth anniversary of the Awaited Imam Mohammed al-Mehdi, may Allah hasten his reappearance, Imam Hussein Holy Shrine, in collaboration with the Ministry of Transportation, has allocated vehicles to transport pilgrims from certain points to the holy city of Kerbela.
On the occasion of the birth anniversary of Imam al-Mahdi, may Allah hasten his reappearance, Holy Karbala's local government has completed its preparations for the massive pilgrimage which falls on Thursday.
The Department of Husseini Rituals of the Imam Hussein Holy Shrine has announced that more than 300 groups have been registered to offer free services to the pilgrims coming on the anniversary of the blessed birth of the Awaited Imam Mohammed al-Mehdi, may Allah hasten his reappearance, which is commemorated on the 15th of Sha’ban month.
The Museum of the Imam Hussein Holy Shrine displayed a piece of hair, believed to belong to the Prophet Mohammed, peace be upon him and his progeny, on the blessed birth anniversary of Imam Hussein, peace be upon him
High-level delegations from 35 countries have attended the beginning of the 13th Rabieul Shahada or Martyrdom Spring International Cultural Festival, held by the Imam Hussein and the al-Abbas Holy Shrines on the anniversary of the blessed births of Imam Hussein and al-Abbas, peace be upon them.