Holy shrine hosts Imam Reza’s Shaam-e Qariban ceremony
Saturday , 10/17/2020 - 20:32
The traditional ritual of Shaam-e Qariban of Imam Reza (AS) was held in the Enqelab Eslami courtyard of the holy shrine.

In this spiritual ceremony which was held at the same time with the martyrdom anniversary of Imam Reza (AS) and in the presence of Hoj. Marvi, the chief custodian of Astan Quds Razavi, a group of servants and the eulogists of the Infallible Imams (AS) mourned the martyrdom of the compassionate Imam.
In this ceremony, which was held after evening and night prayers with full observance of health protocols, Haj Sadeq Ahangaran and Reza Atashbar performed eulogy and chanted words of lamentation.
Every year, according to a long-standing tradition, the servants march from the Shohada Intersection to the holy shrine accompanied by mourning pilgrims holding candlesticks and gather in the courtyard of Enqelab Eslami to mourn. This year, however, due to restrictions imposed by the outbreak of the coronavirus, the ceremony was held in the presence of a limited number of people without marching.
This spiritual ceremony is held according to an old tradition on the evening of the martyrdom of Imam Hussein (AS) and Imam Reza (AS) in the holy shrine.               

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