TEHRAN, YJC. Ali Salahvarzi is a chemist from Khorramabad, Luristan, Iran who lives in the US. Every year he leaves the state to take part in the Muharram mourning ceremony held with special rituals in his hometown.
News ID: 5729 Publish Date : 2014/12/13
Tehran, YJC. Ayatollah has provided some details of the controversial Obama letter to Iran’s Supreme Leader.
News ID: 5515 Publish Date : 2014/11/17
TEHRAN, YJC. Nakhl-gardani is a rite for the remembrance of Imam Hussain’s martyrdom. A huge wooden structure, covered with black cloth, is carried around town as a representation of the Imam’s body which took 40 days before it was brought back to Kerbala and burreid.
News ID: 5454 Publish Date : 2014/11/09
TEHRAN, YJC. Mourners mark the martyrdom of Imam Hussain by burning tents as a ritual remembrance of his family's sufferings after he was martyred and their tents set on fire.
News ID: 5429 Publish Date : 2014/11/04
TEHRAN, YJC. Shiite mourners of Imam Hussain on Tuesday marked his martyrdom in Kerbala where he rests in peace.
News ID: 5428 Publish Date : 2014/11/04
Thousands of Shiite Muslims marched peacefully from Hyde Park to the Botanic Gardens to mark Ashura - the 10th day of Muharram, the first month of the Islamic calendar.
News ID: 5425 Publish Date : 2014/11/04
Tehran, YJC. Muharram mourners in Qom commemorate the martyrdom of prophet Muhammad's grandson.
News ID: 2681 Publish Date : 2013/11/14
Tehran, YJC. The Muharram mourning is held with special observations. Different cities in Iran have each their own ways of doing so.
News ID: 2621 Publish Date : 2013/11/07