Aug 09, 2018 13:14 Asia/Tehran

The Leader of the Islamic Revolution, Ayatollah Seyyed Ali Khamenei, visited the holy and sacrosanct shrine of Imam Ali Ebne Moussa al-Reza (Peace be upon him) in the northeastern city of Mashhad on Thursday, to attend an annual 'dust clearing' ritual.

Iran Leader attends Imam Reza (AS) Shrine Dust Clearing ceremony

According to an Iran Press report, the Leader of the Islamic revolution, Ayatollah Khamenei, visited the northeastern Iranian city of Mashhad on Thursday , to attend 'the dust clearing ceremony' that involves dusting the sacred shrine and resting place of Imam Reza (Peace be upon him).

The Dust Clearing ceremony is held every year at the Holy Shrine of Imam Reza (Peace be upon him), with the Leader faithfully present for the ritual ceremony  each year.

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