Shi’ites gather in Iraq’s Kerbala for mourning rite

KERBALA, Iraq: Chanting and flailing themselves in mourning for Imam Hussein, hundreds of thousands of Shi'ite Muslims from around the world gathered in the Iraqi city of Kerbala on Friday for one of the most sacred rituals in their religious calendar. Arbain marks the culmination of a 40-day mourning … Read entire story.

Source: Iraq News