"Razavi Poetry Festival is a rich and vibrant festival that plays a major role in the exaltation of the Shiite culture and teachings and eternalizing the words of the Holy Household", said Fazl Abdulrahman Al-Sharafi in the Fifth International Razavi Poetry Festival as reported by News Department of Imam Reza (A.S.) International Foundation for Culture& Arts.
Showing delight in attending the Razavi Arabic Poetry Festival, he continued: "It is the second time that I am attending this Festival due to my sincere love and devotion to the Holy Household of the Prophet Muhammad (P.B.U.H.)".
Emphasizing that Arabic poetry is highly distinguished in Khuzestan Province, Al-Sharafi said: "Poems of the poets of Khuzestan are of high standing".
"In addition to encouraging poets to write poems and odes in praise of Imam Reza (A.S.), this Festival also paves the way for competition which, in turn, leads to the more remarkable development of poets" he said.
It should be noted that International Razavi Arabic Poetry Festival held in Khuzestan for two days and ended in September 5th, 2014, near the tomb of Da'bel ibn Khazaee.