14 December 2014 14:49
Muslims in Nigeria have held the annual Arba’een mourning rituals, which mark 40 days after the martyrdom anniversary of Imam Hussain (peace be upon him).
Shia Muslims on Saturday gathered in the city of Zaria to hold processions along with fellow countrymen.
Sheikh Ibrahim Zakzaky, the leader of the Islamic Movement in Nigeria, told Press TV that attendance was considerably remarkable.
14 December 2014 13:34
A suicide bomber belonging to IS+IS was captured by Iraqi forces trying to detonate himself between Muslim pilgrims during the annual Araebeen mourning procession in Iraq.
14 December 2014 1:35
Today in the morning, students held a ceremony for Imam Hussain on Arbaeen in the presence of the Leader of Islamic Ummah and Oppressed People Imam Sayyed Ali Khamenei.
14 December 2014 0:59
The number of Iranian pilgrims visiting the Iraqi city of Karbala this year has hit a record high of 1,500,000.
Iranian police has issued a record number of 500,000 new passports for pilgrims travelling to Iraq to mark Arba’een, said Hossein Zolfaghari, who serves as Iran's deputy interior minister for security and law enforcement.
Millions of pilgrims from around the world...
13 December 2014 13:08
Millions of pilgrims from around the world are in the holy Iraqi city of Karbala for the commemoration of Imam Hussein’s (AS) Arbaeen.
The pilgrims have arrived in the city on foot, by cars, buses and many other means from Iraq, Iran, Saudi Arabia, Lebanon, Bahrain, Pakistan and countries as far as Nigeria.Karbala on Arbaeen
According to Iraqi authorities, some 17 million...
13 December 2014 11:15
Millions of Muslims from around the world are in the holy Iraqi city of Karbala on the eve of Arba’een, which marks the 40th day after the martyrdom anniversary of the third Shia Imam.
The pilgrims have arrived in the city on foot, by cars, buses and many other means from Iraq, Iran, Saudi Arabia, Lebanon, Bahrain, Pakistan and countries as...
12 December 2014 17:00
Three people have been reported injured on Thursday midnight when 12 mortar shells landed in the outskirts of Iraq's Karbala city, Al-Manar Website correspondent said.
The attack occurred in the strategic road paved in the desert, linking Karbala and Najaf provinces, which is not the road used by Arbaeen pilgrims.
Mortars fell outside the old city over Seif Saad, Taawon, Benaa Jahez...
12 December 2014 16:57
Iraq is preparing to mark Arbaeen, the 40th day after the martyrdom anniversary of the Third Shia Imam, Imam Hossein. Millions have already arrived in the country to attend the ceremonies. Among them are many Iranians who have shown a strong participation in this year’s Arbaeen.
In fact, the turnout of Iranians in this year's Arba'een is expected to break last...
11 December 2014 17:16
Despite security threats by Takfiri terrorists millions of pilgrims across the world throng the holy city of Karabala for the commemoration of Imam Hussein’s (AS) Arbaeen.
Pictures coming out of Iraq show mourners dressed in black, walking towards Karbala where they will take part in the world's largest human gathering, around the holy shrine of Imam Hussein (AS) this weekend.Arbaeen march
10 December 2014 16:39
Hundreds of thousands of Iraqi, Irani and foreign Shiite Muslims headed towards the holy city of Karbala on Wednesday for the ceremony of Arbaeen.
Millions of people from across the world are taking part in a march toward Iraq's holy city of Karbala to attend mourning rituals on Arbaeen, marking 40 days after martyrdom anniversary of the third Shia Imam.
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