It is the eighteenth of Dhul Hajjah and today marks Eid al-Ghadeer, or the Event of Ghadeer Khum. Shias around the world exchange gifts and visits and perform the special rituals on this blessed day, which marks the appointment of Imam Ali, peace be upon him, by the Prophet of Mercy, Muhammad, peace be upon him and his progeny.
Holy Shrines, Islamic centers and houses have been decorated.
On behalf of Shiawaves, we would like to congratulate our dear viewers on this auspicious occasion.
May Allah shower you all with his blessings. Eid al-Ghadeer Mubarak!