Shimon Ben Aharon Agassi (also spelled Simon Aghassi) was a Hakham and Kabbalist in Baghdad. He was known as HARASHBA, acronym for Harav Rabbi Shimon Ben Aharon.
Shimon Ben Aharon Agassi (HARASHB"A) Z'L, lived in Baghdad between the years
1852 and 1914.
"Harav Shimon Agassi's light of Torah spread through the hearts of that entire
generation and those after it. Gadol bacol micol col in the revealed and hidden Torah,
in his vast knowledge and depth of understanding. A great leader in tsedaka and
kindness, great community activist and great in understanding and vision..." was
written about him.
May the merit of the Tzadik Shimon Ben Aharon Agassi protect us all. Amen