Imam Hossein (AS)

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  • Leader 2020-10-09 23:01

    Leader attends Arbaeen mourning ceremony

    TEHRAN — Leader of the Islamic Revolution Ayatollah Ali Khamenei on Thursday attended the Arbaeen mourning ceremony, which arrives 40 days after the martyrdom anniversary of Imam Hussein (AS).

  • 1.8 million Iranian pilgrims taking trek to Karbala 2018-10-26 23:12

    1.8 million Iranian pilgrims taking trek to Karbala

    TEHRAN — Some 1.8 million pilgrims from Iran have received visas to participate in the Arbaeen trek, an official with Interior Ministry has said.

  • Half a million visas issued for Arbaeen pilgrims 2018-10-17 20:51

    Half a million visas issued for Arbaeen pilgrims

    TEHRAN – Over 500,000 visas have so far been issued for Iranian pilgrims who are to make their ways to the holy Iraqi cities of Najaf and Karbala.

  • Millions of Iranians mark Ashura Day 2018-09-21 12:38

    Millions of Iranians mark Ashura Day

    Millions of Iranians marked the tenth day of Muharram, also known as Ashura, nationwide. The photos depict Tehraners in Imam Hossein square, eastern Tehran, attending a symbolic ceremony of burning tents on Thursday as a reenactment of the Battle of Karbala in 680 AD.Tehran Times / Mohammadreza Abbasi

  • Majma-Pela: Traditional Muharram food offerings in northern Iran  2018-09-18 10:17

    Majma-Pela: Traditional Muharram food offerings in northern Iran 

    Majma-Pela, literally meaning cooked rice served in big round tray, is a traditional food offering known as Nazri being observed in northern Iran during the month of Muharram.

  • Muharram, rejoining families, promoting intimacy 2018-09-18 10:16

    By Maryam Qarehgozlou

    Muharram, rejoining families, promoting intimacy

    Once I grew old enough to figure out the main reasons behind the mourning rituals of Muharram I became genuinely fond of it, as it is not just a month grieve, but a time to heighten the strong sense of intimacy.

  • 2018 Hosseini infancy conference held nationwide 2018-09-14 15:30

    Hosseini infants ceremony marked in Iran

    TEHRAN —The Hosseini infants ceremony was held nationwide on Friday in commemoration of Ali al-Asghar, the six-month-old baby boy of Imam Hossein (AS) who was the youngest person killed in the Battle of Karbala.

  • the 16th international conference of paying homage to Pirgholaman and servants of Imam Hossein 2018-09-09 17:13

    By Faranak Bakhtiari

    Imam Hossein’s sacrifice, a true example of righteousness

    TEHRAN — Imam Hossein (AS), a name that has inspired billions of Muslims all over the world is bound to never fade or get past its glory. A sacrifice, one so big, so grave, that the world, till date, speaks of Imam Hossein with the mightiest of vocal chords, deep from the heart.