Millions of Iranians are holding nationwide rituals to commemorate Ashura, a day of mourning for the martyrdom of the third Imam of Shiite Muslims, Hussein ibn Ali (AS).
Iranians are marking one of the most important months on the Islamic calendar, Muharram.
Leader of Islamic Revolution Ayatollah Seyyed Ali Khamenei said Wednesday that Arbaeen trek has introduced Imam Hossein (PBUH) and the teachings of Ashura to the world.
The Leader of the Islamic Revolution, Ayatollah Seyed Ali Khamenei attended a mourning ceremony at the Imam Khomeini’s Hosseinieh on the first night of mourning for the Master of Martyrs Imam Hossein (AS) and his companions. The ceremony was attended by thousands of people and a number of government officials in the presence of the […]
TEHRAN – A member of the presiding board of Bahrain’s Ulema (scholars) Council said Al Khalifa regime forces are taking down banners and flags about Ashura which marks the 10th day of Muharram to disrupt mourning ceremonies in the Persian Gulf Arab state. In an interview with the Tasnim News Agency, Sheikh Mohammad Hassan Khojasteh […]