Imam Hussain Pilgrimage Caravan from Toowayrij City in Iraq visited the Office of Grand Shia Jurist Ayatollah Shirazi in holy Qom, Iran, following their pilgrimage to the shrine of Lady Fatimah Masoumeh peace be upon her in this City.
The Office of Grand Shia Jurist Ayatollah Sayed Sadiq Shirazi in holy Karbala hosted groups of religious figures, cultural activists and social experts from Iraq, the US and some European countries over the past few days.
The artistic and literary circles expressed their thanks to Mesbah al-Hussein Foundation for Relief and Development for launching the House of Love, Beit al-Mawada, project to marry the youth of Iraq from different sects and religions.
On Thursday, January 24th 2019, Mr. Aref Nasrullah, the Public Relations Manager of Grand Ayatollah Shirazi in holy Karbala met with the Grand Jurist during his visit to holy Qom. In this meeting, Mr. Nasrullah gave a report on the current situation of Iraq to the Grand Jurist and emphasized on the empowerment of Islamic seminary schools and religious institutes, dependent to the Grand Jurist.
Under the supervision of the Imam Ali Holy Shrine, the Ministry of Labor and Social Security held a workshop discussing the methods of amending the Social Welfare Act. The workshop was held in Ammar bin Yassir Hall in Imam Hassan Hospitality Hall (Mudheef) affiliated to the Imam Ali (PBUH) Holy Shrine.
Imam Shirazi Center for Strategic Studies in holy Karbala held a conference under the title of “Council; the cure to social ailments”, which comes from an article written by Mr. Basim Al-Zaidi. This conference hosted some clerics, directors of research centers and academics.
The Department of Engineering of the Imam Hussein Shrine will soon connect the new basement, that’s being built now, with Ha’ir Basement, and connect ErRe’s EshShereef Basement with the Zainebian Mound Sanctuary.
A court in Bahrain has sentenced a Shia activist to death and passed life imprisonment against nearly two dozen other political dissidents as the ruling Al Khalifah regime presses ahead with its heavy-handed clampdown on pro-democracy protesters in the Gulf kingdom.