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TEHRAN (IQNA) – On Friday, the Day of Ashura, Iranians from all walks of life wore black and took part in processions marking the martyrdom of Imam Hussein (AS) and his companions in the 680 AD Battle of Karbala.
News ID: 3484544    Publish Date : 2023/07/29

TEHRAN (IQNA) – Actors are dressed in red and green costumes on a stage, tears welling up in mourners’ eyes as they witness the sorrowful reenactment of the Battle of Karbala, in what is called "ta’ziyeh". 
News ID: 3484440    Publish Date : 2023/07/22

TEHRAN (IQNA) – A mourning ceremony was held Monday night at the holy shrine of Shah Cheragh (AS) in Iran’s southern city of Shiraz on the eve of martyrdom anniversary of Imam Sadiq (AS), the sixth Shia Imam.    
News ID: 3483589    Publish Date : 2023/05/16

TEHRAN (IQNA) – Mourning rituals will be held at the Imam Ali (AS) Islamic Center in Stockholm, Sweden, this week on the martyrdom anniversary of Imam Sadiq (AS).   
News ID: 3483586    Publish Date : 2023/05/16

TEHRAN (IQNA) – People in the holy city of Karbala, Iraq, have started holding mourning rituals and procession on the martyrdom anniversary of Imam Ali (AS), the first Shia Imam.
News ID: 3483167    Publish Date : 2023/04/11

TEHRAN (IQNA) – The last session in a series of mourning rituals marking the martyrdom anniversary of Hazrat Zahra (SA) was held at the Imam Khomeini (RA) Hosseiniyah (religious center) here in the Iranian capital on Thursday night.
News ID: 3481872    Publish Date : 2022/12/30

TEHRAN (IQNA) – People in Iran’s e holy city of Qom have prepared the city for mourning rituals marking the martyrdom anniversary of Hazrat Zahra (SA), which falls on Tuesday.
News ID: 3481838    Publish Date : 2022/12/26

TEHRAN (IQNA) – The mourning ritual of Sham-e Ghariban on the occasion of the martyrdom anniversary of Imam Reza (AS) was held at holy shrines in Mashhad, Shiraz, and Qom.
News ID: 3480654    Publish Date : 2022/09/28

MASHHAD (IQNA) – On the eve of the 8th Shia Imam’s martyrdom anniversary, a traditional ritual dubbed "Khutbe Khani" was staged on Monday night at the holy shrine of Imam Reza (AS) in Mashhad.
News ID: 3480638    Publish Date : 2022/09/27

TEHRAN (IQNA) – On the Eve of the demise anniversary of Prophet Muhammad (PBUH) and martyrdom anniversary of Imam Hassan Mujtaba (AS), the second Shia Imam, mourning rituals were held at the mausoleum of Hazrat Masoumeh (SA) in Qom on Saturday evening.
News ID: 3480619    Publish Date : 2022/09/25

TEHRAN (IQNA) – A huge number of pilgrims from Iraq and other countries have converged on the holy city of Najaf, the Astan (custodianship) of Imam Ali (AS) holy shrine said.
News ID: 3480615    Publish Date : 2022/09/25

KHORRAMSHAHR (IQNA) – Shalamcheh border crossing in Khuzestan province is gearing up to host millions of pilgrims who will take part in Arbaeen processions in neighboring Iraq.
News ID: 3480165    Publish Date : 2022/08/20

TEHRAN (IQNA) – A moukeb dubbed “ship of salvation” was set up in Shiraz during this year’s Muharram mourning processions.
News ID: 3480052    Publish Date : 2022/08/11

TEHRAN (IQNA) – Shia Muslims from across Iraq and other countries, including Iran, visited the holy shrine of Imam Hussein (AS) in Karbala on Sunday evening to take part in mourning ceremonies marking the martyrdom anniversary of the third Imam (AS) and his companions.
News ID: 3480013    Publish Date : 2022/08/08

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.
News ID: 3480011    Publish Date : 2022/08/08

ZANJAN (IQNA) – Tens of thousands of people took to the streets of Zanjan, northern Iran, every year to commemorate the martyrdom anniversary of Imam Hussein (AS).
News ID: 3480006    Publish Date : 2022/08/07

By Maryam Qarehgozlou
TEHRAN (IQNA) – Nakhl-Gardani is one of the mourning rituals held in different parts of Iran in the month of Muharram which symbolizes the funeral procession of Imam Hussein (AS).
News ID: 3480004    Publish Date : 2022/08/07

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.
News ID: 3479998    Publish Date : 2022/08/06

TEHRAN (IQNA) – As Shia Muslims mourn the martyrdom anniversary of Imam Hussein (AS) across the world, a special procession called Husseini infants was held in various cities across Iran.
News ID: 3479985    Publish Date : 2022/08/05

QOM (IQNA) – Shia Muslims of Iraq's Najaf origin who live in Qom, hold a special ceremony called "Mashgh-e Shamshir" (literary meaning training of sword) every year during the mourning month of Muharram to commemorate the martyrdom anniversary of Imam Hussein (AS) and his companions.
News ID: 3479984    Publish Date : 2022/08/05