Mourning ceremonies of Sham-e Ghariban held in Iran

(ISNA) – Sham-e Ghariban mourning ceremonies were held on Thursday night, August 19, in different cities of .

The Sham-e Ghariban is held in the evening of (the day (PBUH) was martyred) for the captives of , including Hazrat Zainab ( Be Upon Her), the sister of Imam Hussain (PBUH) and Imam Zayn al-Abidin (PBUH), the fourth Shiite Imam.

People light candles as a sign of mourning for the captives of Karbala during the ceremony.

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