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Ashoura Celebrations In Photos: Trials Of Blood And Heat

by | 14th, November 2013

THE Ashoura celebrations in photos

Kandahar, southern Afghanistan. Shiites mark Ashoura, the tenth day of the month of Muhharam to commemorate the Battle of Karbala when Imam Hussein, a grandson of Prophet Muhammad, was killed. His death sealed Islam’s historical Sunni-Shiite split.

 

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Lebanon:

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Pakistan

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Iran

 

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Iraq

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India

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