Hawzah News Agency (Mashhad, Iran) - Coincident with the Revolution Fajr days, a group of 45 Iraqi Popular Mobilization Forces warriors and defenders of Hazrat Zeinab (sa) Holy Shrine visited the Razavi Holy Shrine.
This group of pilgrims enjoyed the pilgrimage of the shrine of Ali ibn Musa al-Reza (as), besides benefiting from a variety of cultural programs prepared by management of non-Iranian pilgrims affairs of Astan Quds Razavi held at the Ghadir portico of the Razavi Holy Shrine.
Seyyed Ali Yasser, one of defenders of Hazrat Zeinab (sa) Holy Shrine said on the sidelines of visiting the Razavi Holy Shrine, "I am visiting the Razavi Holy Shrine for the first time and I am glad to be present with my friends in this sacred place."
"Pilgrimage and spirituality of this sacred place multiplies the sense of peace and security of man. It is not easy to find tranquility in the chaotic world today, but attending holy places and pilgrimage of the Holy Shrines of the Imams (sa) gives such feeling to people", he said.
Pointing to bravery and courage of the Popular Mobilization Forces warriors, the Iraqi pilgrim argued that Popular Mobilization Forces warriors or the same public volunteers demonstrated self-sacrifices in the fight against terrorism and participated in the war on terrorism along with the Iraqi army.
"We all Muslims have the duty to spare no effort to protect and defend Islam; martyrs of the shrine sacrificed their lives for the freedom, security and honor of the Muslims; they were ready to meet God, and without any fears they endeavored on their way to achieve their goals", he added.
It is worth mentioning that the lecture over bravery of the shrine' defenders, presentation of Holy Shrine show, panegyrizing, breast beating ceremony, distribution of cultural packages, holding contest and the awarding reward to the winners were among the special programs of this group of pilgrims.