Some 24,000 flowers decorate holy shrine on Prophet’s birthday
Monday , 11/02/2020 - 15:41
Some 24,000 flowers decorate holy shrine on Prophet’s birthday
On the eve of the auspiciousness birth anniversaries of Prophet Mohammad (pbuh) and Imam Ja’far Sadeq (AS), Imam Reza (AS) holy shrine was decorated with 24,000 donated ornamental and seasonal flowers.

Amin Behnam, the deputy in charge of pilgrim services of the holy shrine stated that every year on the occasion of various holidays the Public Services Department of Astan Quds Razavi starts flower arrangement with the aim of creating vitality, freshness and beautification of sacred places with flowers donated by flower and plant producers all over the country.
“The flower arrangement of the holy shrine, on the occasion of this auspicious Eid, is currently being done in the holy places by honorary servants which include courtyards such as Azadi, Enghelab Eslami, Jomhuri Eslami and Goharshad Mosque with seasonal shrubs and flowers such as chrysanthemums, marigolds, etc.,” he said.
He also pointed to the special flower arrangement of the Jame’ Razavi courtyard entitled Ya Mohammad (pbuh) and added, “These elements are beautified with seasonal flowers, and also with the cooperation of the municipality it is carried out in all U-turns, entrances and the streets leading to the holy shrine.”
“Twenty thousand seasonal flowers, and 4,000 branches of decorative flowers have been used to decorate the sacred places of the shrine,” he noted.   

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