Photos: Carpet washing ceremony in Iran’s Mashhad-e Ardehal

Tasnim | Alireza Vasigh Ansari:  The Carpet Washing (also Ghali Shuyan) Ceremony, one of religious ceremonies of the Shias, is held in Mashhad-e Ardehal, near the central city of Kashan. People travel to the city to mourn and represent this event each year on the second Friday of the Iranian month of Mehr.