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  Updated: March 11, 2007

Some 10 million pour into Karbala for Arbaeen – biggest gathering

By: Ismail Zabeeh

HOLY CITY OF KARBALA, Iraq: Reliable sources estimated that some 10 million Husseini mourners from across the country congregated in the holy city of Karbala on March 10 Safar 20 to commemorate Arbaeen Al-Husseini.

According to different news agencies this was the biggest gathering of pilgrims since the fall of Saddam, who had banned the event under his regime.

Huge number of mourners sent a message to the terrorists that bombings, killings or any kind of terrorism could not deter them from making a visit to Al-Imam Al-Hussein (AS) and other members of Ahl’ol Beit (AS).   

19 Safar: Arbaeen Al-Husseini commemoration on pinnacle in Karbala

HOLY KARBALA, Iraq: Commemoration of Arbaeen Al-Husseini in the holy city of Karbala which houses the holy shrine of Chief of Martyrs Al-Imam Abi Abdellah Al-Hussein (AS) and his brother and his army’s commander Abi’l Fadhl Al-Abbas (AS) reached on height on froday March 9, Safar 19.

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