fbpx

Type to search

In Pictures – Muharram Around the Globe

In Pictures – Muharram Around the Globe

Share

Muharram marks the beginning of the Islamic Calendar and is observed by Muslims across the globe. This particular month holds a lot of significance for Muslims and of all sects all over the world. Apart from the month of Ramadan, it is also considered the most sacred month in the Islamic Calendar.

Muharram is also called the month of Ashura. Ashura is the tenth day of the month that is considered the most important day in the entire 30 days. Despite being synonymous with Shia belief, the month holds importance for both Shias and Sunnis alike.

It is on the 10th day of the month that Hussain Ibn Ali, the son of Hazrat Fatima and the grandson of Holy Prophet (SAW) was martyred in 61 AH and 680 AD by Yazid. His martyrdom was the result of an extensive battle of Karbala.

The Battle of Karbala is globally acclaimed and referred to as the highest form of sacrifice made by the Muslim Ummah. Imam Hussain’s tolerance and the grace in his death is something that is epitomized by war lecturers and scholars around the globe. This year, Muharram began on September 13th, 2018. Since then Muslims around the globe have begun their processions to show respect towards the month.

Following are pictures of the month being honored by Muslims in various parts of the world.

Baghdad Source- Express Tribune

Bahrain Source- Express Tribune

Beirut Source- Express Tribune

India Source- Express Tribune

Iraq Source- Express Tribune

Iran Source- Express Tribune

Karbala Source- Express Tribune

Lahore Source- Express Tribune

Sanabis Source- Express Tribune

Islamabad Source- Express Tribune

“Death with Dignity is better than a life of humiliation.” Imam Hussain

Tags::
Rida Khalid

An English Literature graduate with a passion for Psychology. An avid reader, writer, poet (self-proclaimed) and part-time fitness trainer. Currently working with NIC, Lahore. I spin words to make my narcissistic wit sound like diffident profundity. The above feels a lot like braggadocio, meh!

  • 1

You Might also Like

12 Comments

  1. buy ciprofloxacin ciprofloxacin hydrochloride ciprofloxacin price
    without insurance [url=https://ciprofloxacin.confrancisyalgomas.com/#]ciprofloxacin cost[/url] https://ciprofloxacin.confrancisyalgomas.com/

    Reply
  2. Earn Online June 6, 2020

    I very like this blog. Everything is cleared.

    Reply
  3. cbd store July 20, 2020

    I’m the manager of JustCBD label (justcbdstore.com) and I’m presently planning to develop my wholesale side of business. I am hoping anybody at targetdomain share some guidance 🙂 I thought that the best way to do this would be to talk to vape shops and cbd retail stores. I was hoping if anyone could suggest a trustworthy web site where I can get Vape Shop B2B Database with Email Addresses I am already examining creativebeartech.com, theeliquidboutique.co.uk and wowitloveithaveit.com. Not exactly sure which one would be the most suitable selection and would appreciate any guidance on this. Or would it be much simpler for me to scrape my own leads? Suggestions?

    Reply
  4. Foot Ball July 29, 2020

    Way cool! Some extremely valid points! I appreciate you writing this post and the rest of the site is also really good.

    Reply
  5. Bomme Studio July 29, 2020

    Having read this I believed it was really enlightening. I appreciate you taking the time and energy to put this content together. I once again find myself personally spending a lot of time both reading and posting comments. But so what, it was still worth it!

    Reply
  6. It’s hard to come by experienced people for this topic, but you seem like you know what you’re talking about! Thanks

    Reply
  7. Lease Grand July 31, 2020

    Way cool! Some very valid points! I appreciate you penning this article and the rest of the website is really good.

    Reply
  8. animations designs August 1, 2020

    Greetings! Very useful advice within this post! It is the little changes which will make the biggest changes. Thanks a lot for sharing!

    Reply
  9. have a peek at this site August 2, 2020

    Hello! I could have sworn I’ve visited this blog before but after going through some of the posts I realized it’s new to me. Anyhow, I’m certainly pleased I discovered it and I’ll be book-marking it and checking back often!

    Reply
  10. Extreme Greenland Scaping August 3, 2020

    Greetings! Very useful advice in this particular post! It’s the little changes which will make the greatest changes. Thanks a lot for sharing!

    Reply

Leave a Comment

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *