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In pictures: Tazia procession on Holy Ashura

  • Published at 01:45 pm September 10th, 2019

Holy Ashura, commemorating the martyrdom of Hazrat Imam Hussain (RA), is being observed in the country with due religious fervor and solemnity.

On this day in the Hijri year of 61, Hazrat Imam, the grandson of Prophet Hazrat Muhammad (PBUH), along with his family members and 72 followers embraced the martyrdom in the hands of Yazid’s soldiers at the desert of Karbala to uphold the teachings of the Prophet (SM).