Millions of Iranians are observing Ashura, which marks the martyrdom anniversary of Imam Hussein (PBUH), the third Shia Imam and the grandson of Prophet Mohammad (PBUH).
People across the world on Monday mourned Tasoua, the 9th day of the lunar month of Moharram, a day before Imam Hossein (PBUH) was martyred in the battle of Karbala 1,300 years ago.
Millions of Iranians are partaking in nationwide processions on Tasu'a, the 9th day of the Muslim month of Muharram, a day before the martyrdom anniversary of Imam Hussein, the third Shia imam.
The chairman of the Office for Religious Propagation and Education of Imam Hussain (AS) holy shrine announced that the tenth Congregation of Welcoming the Month of Muharram is going to be held.
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Sayyed Mousavi added, “The Indian government has even arrested some of the seminarians and clerics studying in Iran such that, according the latest statistics we have obtained, about thirty seminarians are in jail and the rest are being pursued or under strict monitoring.”
A ceremony marking 40th day after the death of Ayatollah Mohaqqeq-Kabuli will be held in Qom.
Islamic Ummah World Assembly has issued a statement marking the 37th anniversary of the kidnapping of four Iranian diplomats in Lebanon.
Mourning ceremonies marking the martyrdom of Imam Ja’far al-Sadiq, were held at the homes and offices of the sources of emulation in Qom.
It was held in Qom:
The commemoration ceremony of the 13th anniversary of Ayatollah Mirza Javad Tabrizi’s decease was held in Qom in the presence of scholars, teachers and students of Qom Seminary.