This twenty-membered group visited treasuries of Qur’an and Exquisite Manuscripts including handwritten Qur’ans and those attributed to the Infallible Imams (A.S.), Master Farshchian museum, Muraqqahall, book covers and inscription tools, the Supreme Leader’s Donations treasury, etc.
“It is the first time I travel to Iran and Mashhad, and my aim of this trip has been only visiting the Holy Shrine of Imam Reza (A.S.)”, said a member of the group who is architecture student in California.
“Holy Shrine of Imam Reza (A.S.) is inspiring to artists and architects and the symbols, structures, architecture, and tiles applied in every corner of the Holy Shrine of Imam Reza (A.S.) marks the sincerity and devotion of lovers of the Household of the Apostle of God (S.A.W.)”, Jafer said.
“The porticos, the courtyards, and architectural structures of the Razavi Holy Shrine is a unique manifestation of the most beautiful and elegant Iranian-Islamic buildings that impress any visitor”, he remarked.
“The books and exquisites available in Astan Quds Razavi treasury are preserved and displayed by interesting methods that is really admirable”, he reiterated.
Noting that beauties of the Holy shrinewere unimaginable to him, the architecture student said, “I have already heard about this holy place from a lot of friends but it is much beyond my imagination in terms of beauty and spirituality as if it is a dream.”
“Attractions of this place cannot be expressed in words, all Shi’ites of the world wish for experiencing such pleasant moments. I hope we could enjoy the utmost spiritual benefit from this place”, he pointed out.
“Possessing facilities and enjoying an efficient manager, Astan Quds Razavi is considered as one of the best Shi’ite pilgrimage places. All servants and authorities of Astan Quds Razavi deal with pilgrims’affairs and especially non-Iranianpilgrimswith courtesy and patience and offer unique services to them”, he said.