“Those who worship God
for the hope of gaining, they’re not real worshippers, they’re
merchants. Those who worship God out of fear (of punishment), they’re
slaves. And those who worship God to be grateful towards their creator,
they are the free people, and their worship is a real one.” -Imam
They say that when you enter the vicinity of Karbala al-Muqaddas and first lay eyes upon the Golden Dome overpowering the skyline, you quickly come to notice that one is missing. Although both the Shrines are built on the same leveled ground and are of the same size, only the dome of Hadhrat Abbas (as) is visible to the guests entering this Holy city.
When the scholars were asked why the dome of Aba Abdillah (as) is seemingly hidden from view, the reply came saying:
“Till today, those who wish to visit their Imam (as) must first go through his guardian, Abal Fadhl al-Abbas (as).”
A very rare and precious hand rug in a beautiful and vivid color was presented by an Iranian citizen from Isfahan to the Holy Shrine of Abu Fadhel Abbas (sa) which was spread out at the entrance of the Zarih-room 😊
The work of this carpet took three years to complete.