Sunday, September 22, 2019

Ashura procession


  • Published: 2019-09-10 19:33:35 BdST

Shia Muslims in Bangladesh and around the world are observing Ashura on Tuesday, in remembrance of the martyrdom of Imam Hussain, the grandson of Prophet Muhammad in Karbala. Shia Muslims in the capital’s Old Dhaka brought out the Tazia procession amid heightened security measures. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove