Hawzah News Agency (Mashhad, Iran) - According to Astan News, head of this group said, “A 20-person group including prominent and effective religious scholars residing in England visited Mashhad and Razavi Holy Shrine”.
Ja’far Najm stated, “After visiting Razavi Holy Shrine, the group met with Hujjat al-Islam wa al-Muslimin Imami, Educational Assistant of Razavi University of Islamic Sciences, and got familiar with activities, fields of
study, establishment method and cultural activities of this university”.
He recognized Imam Reza’s (as) Holy Shrine as a center for unity of Muslims and added, “In addition to receive spiritual emanations, pilgrimage of Sunni Muslims in this holy place consolidates Muslims’ unity”.
On the sideline of his visitation in Razavi Holy Shrine, Seyyed Amir Hossein Naqvi, another member of the group stated, “Grandeur and vastness of this holy place is exemplary and unexplainable. Devotion and affection toward Imam Reza (as) is like an elixir which close our hearts to each other, despite of our different Islamic sects”.
Birmingham’s Friday leader said that western countries try to tarnish Islam’s face by forming and supporting Wahhabism and ISIS (or Daesh). He also added, “Unity among Sunni and Shia Muslims has to be followed seriously so that we can resist against evil plots of the enemy”.
“Thanks to God, I have had the success of visiting Razavi Shrine for a few times. However, I am very happy today because my current visitation is happening in Karamat Ten Days Celebration”, he stated.
Qur’an museum was introduced by Birmingham Friday Leader as one of the most equipped museums in the Islamic world. He also added, “This museums’ Qur’ans can be found nowhere and it has perfectly shown greatness of Islamic culture to the people of the world”.
It is worth mentioning that the group visited Astan Quds Razavi’s physical education institute on the first day of its presence in Mashhad.
It should also be mentioned that during their presence in Mashhad, members of this group also met with Ayatollah Noori Hamedani.