430 Years Cleaning and Perfuming Endowments
Monday , 08/20/2018 - 11:59
موقوفات تنظیف و تعطیر حرم مطهر رضوی با قدمتی 430 ساله
Astan Quds Razavi Assistant of Legal Affairs and Endowment Department announced on the 430-year-old history of endowments related to cleaning and perfuming of Razavi Shrine.
Astan Quds Razavi Assistant of Legal Affairs and Endowment Department announced on the 430-year-old history of endowments related to cleaning and perfuming of Razavi Shrine. 
In an interview with Astan News reporter, Hujjat al-Islam wa al-Muslimin Reza Daneshvar Sani referred to the endowments related to the rubric of cleaning and perfuming Razavi Holy Shrine and stated, "Astan Quds Razavi has got twelve benefactors and donators for Shrine’s cleaning and perfuming and other jobs related to them". He also mentioned, "The oldest benefactor of whom turns back to 430 years ago". 
Noting that the oldest endowment of this kind is that of Ganjali Khan Zik in 1008 AH/ 1600 AD including Ganj Abad Qanat and Abbas Abad Garden in Kerman, he went on to say, "This endowment letter has clarified that one Toman of Tabriz has to be paid to the sweeper of the Holy Shrine form the income of the endowment".  
Astan Quds Razavi Assistant of Legal Affairs and Endowment Department said that this category of endowments consists of all activities related to the sweeping, fumigations, perfumes, water rose sprayings, etc. He also said, "The Astan Quds Razavi’s newest endowment of this kind belongs to Fattollah Mirza Ghahramani who endowed, in 1351 AH/ 1933 AD, two shares and 17 hours and 10 minutes from circuit 16 of the Mohammad Abad Shadmehr farm located in Mahvelat’s Azqand". 
Daneshvar Sani said, "Income of this endowment is spent every year after subtracting money needed for other usages on lights and cleaning of the Holy Shrine of Imam Reza (A.S.)". 
 
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