The special secretariat of the shrine of Alawiya Sharifa bent Al Imam al-Hassan (peace be upon him) witness the decrees of changing the black flag on the holy dome
The Special Secretariat of the shrine of Al Alawiya Sharifa bent Al Imam al-Hassan (PBUH) in Babel witnessed lifting the black flag in the month of Muharram al-Haram for the year 1440 AH; reminding the painful event, and under the patronage of the General Secretariat of the Shiite holy shrines in an atmosphere of sadness and sorrow.
The ceremony began with the recitation of verses from the Holy Quran in the voice of the reader, Abbas al-Mayahi, then the attendance stood up to read Surat Al-Fatihah on the souls of the martyrs of Iraq. This was followed by the speech of His Eminence Sheikh Taher Al-Khakani A member of the Board of Directors of the General Secretariat of the shrines, who pointed out that the month of Muharram is the month we see the calamity on the day of Ashura, which did not the history mention like, and that on this occasion the people of faith and piety appeal to declare mourning and spread black sense of responsibility and loyalty to the martyrdom of Imam Hussein (peace be upon him) sacrifices of precious and generous.
He pointed out that those who live free are those who learned freedom from the revolution of Al Imam Al Hussein (peace be upon him), as well as raising the black flag is to change people from one case to another and to show the signs of sadness on the son of the Messenger of Allah (may Allah bless him and his family) , And attended the decrees delegations of the holy sites, holy shrines, and a large collection of lovers of Ahel al-Bait (peace be upon them) as well as audio and video channels, and the Division of Information of Babylon shrines.