The Grand Ayatollah SayyidSadiq al-Husseini al-Shirazi, may Allah prolong his life, has stressed in his annual speech on the pilgrimage of Arbaeen that was attended by scholars, seminary students and crowds of the lovers of Ahlulbait, peace be upon them, that “the pilgrimage of Arbaeen is a collective humanitarian school.”
The dining facility of the Imam Hussain Shrine has stated that they have intensified efforts to provide more Arbaeen pilgrims with food as they are making a pilgrimage to Imam Hussein, peace be upon him.
The European Court of Human Rights ruled Thursday that an Austrian woman's criminal conviction and fine for her statements insulting the Prophet Muhammad, peace be upon him and his pure progeny, did not breach her right to free speech.
A genocide against Myanmar's Rohingya Muslims is still continuing, UN investigators said Wednesday as they presented a report to the Security Council, calling for the issue to be referred to an international tribunal.
At least five people were killed and 15 more wounded when a suicide bomber detonated a car packed with explosives outside a police compound in central Afghan province of Wardak on Saturday, a police spokesman said.
The annual congregation of Shia Muslims in commemoration of Arbaeen, the 40th day after the martyrdom anniversary of Imam Hussein, peace be upon him, is reaching its climax, as millions of pilgrims are on the roads lead to the holy city of Karbala.
Alongside the millions of pilgrims walking to the holy city of Kerbela to make a pilgrimage to Imam Hussein, peace be upon him, thousands of groups of people – who serve pilgrims – move with the pilgrims for hundreds of kilometers.