Youm-E-Ashur being observed in several countries
Youm-e-Ashur is being observed with great respect and religious fervor in several countries of the world today, ARY News reported.
Iran, Iraq and several other countries observed Youm-e-Ashur with great respect.
Majalis are being organized worldwide in the memories of the grandson of Prophet Muhammad (P.B.U.H). Mourning processions and Majalis were organized on Youm-e-Ashur in India as well where thousands of Azadaraan mourned and recited nohay. Huge number of Hindu community also respected the religious views of the Muslims of India by participating.
Majalis and mourning procession were also organized in the Occupied Kashmir.
The citizens of Occupied Kashmir also staged protests against the interference and ban imposed by the Indian army.
Mourning processions were also taken out in the Iranian capital Tehran on 10th of Muharram, in the processions thousands of Azadaraan recited nohay. At syria’s capital Damascus on the holy shrine of Hazrat Zainab (R.A) and BiBi Sakina (R.A) millions of devotees performed pilgrimage. Mourning processions were also taken out in Lebanese capital Beirut in the memories of the martyrs of Karbala. Majalis and mourning processions were also conducted in Afghanistan.
In Baghdad and Karbala Millions of Azadaraan observed Youm-e-Ashur with great respect according to religious traditions. Azadaraan of the mourning processions were also targeted by bomb blasts in Iraq on Youm-e-Ashur.
In Turkey, Britain, France, Italy, Belgium and other European countries along with United States mourning procession were also taken out and attended by a large number of women and children.
The mourners expressed their feelings by stating that the sacrifices of Hazrat Imam Hussain (R.A) and his companions give the message to stand for justice.