The faculty of Jurisprudence at the university of Kufa held a seminar commemorating the passing away of Al-Sayyid Abdullah Al-Mousawi Al-Shirazi in Al-Mudhaffar Hall. Many important figures attended the seminar such as a delegation from the Islamic Republic of Iran and a representative of Sheikh Basheer Al-Najafi in addition to the Head of the University Dr.AqeelAbdYaseen and his assistant Dr Aqeel Al-Khaqaani and many of the university’s staff and students. The Head of University, during his speech, highlighted the importance of bridging the University’s Intellect with cemmomorating such holy scholars.
Al-Sayyid Abdullah Al-Mousawi Al-Shirazi was known as a spiritual and dedicated scholar who was followed by many people in the Holy city of Najaf during the 1950’s. He was arrested and imprisoned by the Iranian Bahlawi Regime as a result of his stances against the British occupation. He set up many projects such as the establishment of Islamic Schools and public libraries in Iraq, Iran and other Islamic countries in addition to his taking part in the formation of hospitals and charities in countries that experienced humanitarian and natural disasters.