80 Shi’ites from different countries attended in the Razavi Holy Shrine this morning and meanwhile visiting the Holy Shrine benefitted the cultural programs of Office of Non-Iranian Pilgrims of Astan Quds Razavi.
The visiting tour called ‘Al-Asr’, that had left London for visiting Sacred Thresholds, arrived in the Holy Shrine today after attending in Najaf Ashraf and Karbala in Iraq. The Shi’ites of the caravan come from US, England, Sweden, Norway, Zimbabwe, Canada, etc. to visit Iraq and Iran sacred premises.
A variety of programs was held by Office of Non-Iranian Pilgrims of Astan Quds Razavi for the group including documentary show about Holy Shrine, lecture in English by Hujjat al-Islam Qorbanyar over pilgrimage and the social aspect of Imam Reza’s (A.S.) conduct, visiting the Qur’an museum, holding contest, dedicating rewards, and serving in the Hazrat banquet house.
The ‘Al-Asr’ foreign pilgrims group will leave Mashhad for Qom city in order to visit also the Holy Shrine of Hazrat Ma’sumeh (A.S.).