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Largest Number of Pilgrims since 2003 Visit Karbala for Ashura Mourning Rituals

TEHRAN (IQNA) – A large number of pilgrims have traveled to the city of Karbala in Iraq to visit the holy shrines of Imam Hussein (AS) and Hazrat Abbas (AS) and attend mourning rituals on the day of Ashura, officials say.
Shia Muslims in Niger Mourn Martyrdom of Third Imam (+Video)
TEHRAN (IQNA) – An Ashura mourning ceremony marking the martyrdom anniversary of Imam Hussein (AS) was held in Niger.
11:27 , 2022 Aug 10
Rakdha Tuwairaj Ritual Held in Karbala (+Videos)
TEHRAN (IQNA) – The annual Rakdha Tuwairaj was held in the holy city of Karbala, Iraq, on Tuesday, which marked the Day of Ashura in the Arab country.
09:49 , 2022 Aug 10
Imam Reza Shrine, Turkish Islamic Centers Set to Enhance Ties
TEHRAN (IQNA) – Imam Reza holy shrine is exploring avenues for boosting cultural and scientific relations with Turkish cultural and Islamic centers, says Ahad Faramarz Gharamaleki, head of Islamic Research Foundation, who is in Turkey heading a high-caliber delegation.
11:00 , 2022 Aug 09
Saudi Arabia Says No Limitations for Umrah Trips
TEHRAN (IQNA) – Saudi authorities say there is no limitation for the number of overseas Muslims wishing to perform Umrah this year.
16:18 , 2022 Aug 07
Prophet’s Hijrah Trek Main Focus of New Exhibit in Saudi Arabia
TEHRAN (IQNA) – A museum in Saudi Arabia is using contemporary artworks and modern technologies to showcase the Hijrah of Prophet Muhammad (PBUH) that led to the establishment of the Muslim community.
10:45 , 2022 Aug 06
Leader Attends 3rd Night of Mourning Ceremonies on Eve of Tasu’a
TEHRAN (IQNA) – Leader of Islamic Revolution Ayatollah Seyyed Ali Khamenei attended the third night of mourning ceremonies for Imam Hussain (AS), and his companions on Saturday, August 6, 2022.
14:29 , 2022 Aug 07
Event Held in Beirut to Remember Infant Son of Imam Hussein
TEHRAN (IQNA) – A special procession called Husseini infants gathering was held in the Lebanese capital of Beirut on Friday.
16:43 , 2022 Aug 06
Comprehensive Plan Being Implemented to Ensure Pilgrims’ Security in Iraq during Muharram   
TEHRAN (IQNA) – A comprehensive plan has been devised and is being implemented to ensure the security of pilgrims visiting holy sites in Iraq in the lunar Hijri month of Muharram.
15:27 , 2022 Aug 06
Leader to Attend Muharram Mourning Rituals  
TEHRAN (IQNA) – Mourning rituals marking the martyrdom anniversary of Imam Hussein (AS) and his companions will be held at the Imam Khomeini (RA) Husseiniya here in Tehran, starting on Friday.
09:24 , 2022 Aug 04
Shias in Syria’s Nubl and Al-Zahraa Mourn Imam Hussein’s Martyrdom
TEHRAN (IQNA) – Mourning rituals are held in different parts of Syria during the lunar Hijri month of Muharram for the martyrdom anniversary of Imam Hussein (AS).
11:52 , 2022 Aug 04
Umrah Pilgrims Free to Touch Holy Kaaba as Barriers Removed
TEHRAN (IQNA) – Barriers around the Holy Kaaba have been removed, enabling the pilgrims to touch the house of Allah during the 2022 season of Umrah.
09:52 , 2022 Aug 03
Barriers Placed around Kaaba Removed
TEHRAN (IQNA) – The barriers placed around the Kaaba in the holy city of Mecca were taken away on Tuesday.
19:21 , 2022 Aug 03