(AhlulBayt News Agency) - A group of 45 pilgrims from Azerbaijan, during the last ten days of Safar attended the Razavi Illuminated Court.
This group of the Shi’ites of Azerbaijan from Baku, who attended the Dar al-Rahme portico of Razavi Shrine, benefited from the programs provided by the Office of Non-Iranian Pilgrims of Astan Quds Razavi.
One of the pilgrims of this caravan, who for the first time received the blessing of the pilgrimage of Imam Reza’s (A.S.) Holy Shrine, stating that the people of Azerbaijan are lovers and devotees of the Infallible Imams (A.S.), especially the Eighth Imam (A.S.) said, “I ask the God Almighty and this magnanimous Imam to help us to set the lifestyle of the Infallible Imams (A.S.) as our model in order to find the redemption in this world and the hereafter.”
“I have been craving for seeing this shrine for fifteen years and I was waiting for this day to come. Right now, I have the feeling of the happiest man on earth, because my greatest wish has come true” Vasileh Mardan Ula added.
“I am very impressed by the spiritual atmosphere of this sacred place. I am proud of being elected as pilgrim of Imam Reza (A.S.) and I know that in this world I need Imam Reza (A.S.) and his prayers more than anyone” the Azeri-language pilgrim stated.
He mentioned the redemption and forgiveness of his sins as his heart's desires and said, “I ask the God and Imam Reza (A.S.) that the peace stays in the world, and all the Muslims live with peace and friendship, in the light of the Infallible Imams (A.S.).”
“I thank all those who have dedicated a special space to non-Iranian pilgrims and offer diverse services to this group of pilgrims” Vasileh Mardan Ula said.
It is worth mentioning that offering cultural-promotional programs, including speeches, performing congregational prayers, donation of cultural and blessed packs and visits to the Astan Quds Razavi Museum, were among the programs that were specially prepared for this group of pilgrims.