As usual in such sad days for the lovers and followers of Ahl al-Bayt (peace be upon them) marking the martyrdom anniversary of the beloved daughter of the Holy Prophet (Allah’s prayers be upon him and upon his holy Household); Lady Fatima Az-Zahra (peace be upon her), the Fatimi condolences’ processions come to the shrine of Aba al-Fadl al-Abbas (peace be upon him) to commemorate this sad occasion and to revive the words of Imam as-Sadeq (peace be upon him) saying: “Revive our matter! May Allah have mercy upon he who revives our matter.” And to shed light on the great sacrifices and grievance of Lady of the worlds’ women; Lady Fatima Az-Zahra (peace be upon her) as well as urging on the principles of Ahl al-Bayt (peace be upon them).

Since this morning (8 Rabi Thani 1442 AH) corresponding to (November 24, 2020), the holy shrines of Imam al-Hussayn and of al-Abbas (peace be upon both of them), have received the Karbala’i processions that came to offer their condolences to Imam al-Hussayn and his brother Aba al-Fadl al-Abbas (peace be upon them both), on the memory and the painful calamity that befell the House of Prophecy and Revelation on the eighth day of Rabi` Thani in the 11th year of the Prophet’s migration, which is the martyrdom of Our Lady az-Zahra (peace be upon her) according to the first narration.

It is noteworthy that the Department of Hussayni Rituals and Processions in the two Holy Shrines, has prepared an organizational plan to receive these processions, taking into consideration all the health and medical measures and working to implement them as much as possible, in a way that ensures avoiding severe crowds or intersections between processions and the ease and smoothness of their movement, by deploying a number of department employees to organize the movement of these processions’ march, as the entry of the processions is from the Qibla gate of the shrine of Aba al-Fadl al-Abbas (peace be upon him) and after extending their condolences, they head to the shrine of Aba Abdillah al-Hussayn (peace be upon him) passing by the area between the two holy shrines.

It is noteworthy that the lovers and followers of Ahl al-Bayt (peace be upon them) recall all over the world this painful anniversary of the martyrdom of the beloved daughter of the Prophet Fatima az-Zahra (Allah’s prayers be upon them). There are multiple narrations about the date of her death (peace be upon her), which indicates the injustice and persecution from which she suffered, as she (Peace be upon her) recommended her husband; the Commander of the Faithful Imam Ali (peace be upon him) to hide the place of her grave and to not let any of those who oppressed her to witness her funeral and she was then only eighteen years according to a narration.

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