Culture Ministry and 360 organizations hold Imam Reza Fest
Publish Date : Monday 18 July 2016 - 23:56
IBNA- In the Press Conference of the 14th Imam Reza International Festival, Secretary of this event said that this edition of the festival is held by Culture Ministry in collaboration with over 360 Iranian organizations.
According to IBNA
correspondent, Press Conference of the Fourteenth International Festival of Imam Reza (AS) was held on Sunday, July 17, 2016, in the presence of Seyyed Javad Jafari, Director of the International Foundation of Imam Reza (AS) and Secretary of the International Festival of Imam Reza (AS), Hojatoleslam Hamid Reza Soleimani, Advisor to the Minister of Culture and Islamic Guidance, Majid Allahyari, Vice Developer of public libraries and reading, and Dr. Reza Qamarzadeh, Cultural Deputy for the Intellectual Development of Children and Young Adults, in the Conference Hall No. 1 at the Institute for the Intellectual Development of Children and Young Adults.
In this event, Jafari said: “God has bestowed a great blessing to the people of Iran and that is the presence of the Divine Shrine of Imam Reza (AS) in our land. Due to Imam’s migration to this country, his progeny also started to come here and today we are honored with the existence of the shrine of Hazrat Fatimah Masoumeh (AS) and Hazrat Ahmad ibn Musa (AS) in our country.”