Eight hundred Afghan pilgrims went to Karbala from Razavi Holy Shrine.
AhlulBayt News Agency (ABNA): Eight hundred Afghan pilgrims went to Karbala from Razavi Holy Shrine.
Eight hundred Afghan pilgrims visited Razavi Holy Shine this morning and left Mashhad Razavi Shrine for the Karbala Arbaeen enormous rally.
On the sideline of this pilgrimage, Seyyed Khalil Sadat Hosseini, head of this Afghan group, said, "This group intended to go to Karbala from Kandahar; however, they came to the Razavi Holy Shrine to get the permission of this trip from Imam Reza (A.S.)".
Pointing to the fact that over two hundred of these pilgrims are doing their first Razavi pilgrimage, he stated, "The manner of these pilgrims at the moment of entering into the Razavi Holy Shrine was indescribable since they have long been waiting for this opportunity".
Sadat Hosseini added, "Many of us do believe that the pass permission to Karbala is singed by Imam Reza (A.S.); as a result we come to Mashhad before going to Karbala and we thank Imam Reza (A.S.) for this great spiritual gift".
He asserted, "Coming to the pilgrimage of Imam Reza (A.S.) creates a spiritual spirit within a human in a way that he feels so calm after visiting the gracious Imam (A.S.)".