Monday, 23 September 2019

Tag Archives: Imam Hussain

Stampede at Karbala shrine leaves 31 dead, 100 injured

KARBALA: The Iraqi Health Ministry said Tuesday that at least 31 people have been killed, while 100 have been injured in a stampede in the Iraqi city of Karbala. Ashura was banned during the rule of Saddam Hussein; today, however, it’s a national holiday, with streets across the country shuttered to ...

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Chehlum of Imam Hussain (AS) being observed today

LAHORE: Chehlum of Imam Hussain (AS) is being observed across Pakistan today with religious fervour. Processions will be taken out and congregations will also be held in every major city of the country to remember the sacrifice of Imam Hussain (AS). Foolproof security arrangements have been made for the processions ...

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8th Muharram processions underway across Pakistan

KARACHI/LAHORE: Mourning processions are being taken out and majalid are being held across the country to observe 8th Muharram to pay solemn respect and recall the great sacrifices of Imam Hussain (A.S) and his family in Karbala. The day of 8th of Muharram is dedicated to Hazrat Abbas (A.S), the ...

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