Photos: Iraq’s Karbala ready to host Arbaeen pilgrims

Tasnim | Morteza Salehi: The holy shrine of Imam Hussain (AS) in the Iraqi city of Karbala is geared up to host millions of Shia pilgrims for Arbaeen mourning ceremony, which is held annually 40 days after martyrdom anniversary of the highly revered Imam and his companions.

 

Iraq’s Karbala Ready to Host Arbaeen Pilgrims

Iraq’s Karbala Ready to Host Arbaeen Pilgrims

Iraq’s Karbala Ready to Host Arbaeen Pilgrims

Iraq’s Karbala Ready to Host Arbaeen Pilgrims

Iraq’s Karbala Ready to Host Arbaeen Pilgrims

Iraq’s Karbala Ready to Host Arbaeen Pilgrims

Iraq’s Karbala Ready to Host Arbaeen Pilgrims

Iraq’s Karbala Ready to Host Arbaeen Pilgrims

Iraq’s Karbala Ready to Host Arbaeen Pilgrims

Iraq’s Karbala Ready to Host Arbaeen Pilgrims

Iraq’s Karbala Ready to Host Arbaeen Pilgrims

Iraq’s Karbala Ready to Host Arbaeen Pilgrims

Iraq’s Karbala Ready to Host Arbaeen Pilgrims

Iraq’s Karbala Ready to Host Arbaeen Pilgrims

Iraq’s Karbala Ready to Host Arbaeen Pilgrims

Iraq’s Karbala Ready to Host Arbaeen Pilgrims

Iraq’s Karbala Ready to Host Arbaeen Pilgrims

Iraq’s Karbala Ready to Host Arbaeen Pilgrims

Iraq’s Karbala Ready to Host Arbaeen Pilgrims

Iraq’s Karbala Ready to Host Arbaeen Pilgrims

Iraq’s Karbala Ready to Host Arbaeen Pilgrims

Iraq’s Karbala Ready to Host Arbaeen Pilgrims

Iraq’s Karbala Ready to Host Arbaeen Pilgrims

Iraq’s Karbala Ready to Host Arbaeen Pilgrims

Iraq’s Karbala Ready to Host Arbaeen Pilgrims

Iraq’s Karbala Ready to Host Arbaeen Pilgrims

Iraq’s Karbala Ready to Host Arbaeen Pilgrims

Iraq’s Karbala Ready to Host Arbaeen Pilgrims

Iraq’s Karbala Ready to Host Arbaeen Pilgrims

Iraq’s Karbala Ready to Host Arbaeen Pilgrims

Iraq’s Karbala Ready to Host Arbaeen Pilgrims

Iraq’s Karbala Ready to Host Arbaeen Pilgrims

Iraq’s Karbala Ready to Host Arbaeen Pilgrims

Iraq’s Karbala Ready to Host Arbaeen Pilgrims

Iraq’s Karbala Ready to Host Arbaeen Pilgrims

Iraq’s Karbala Ready to Host Arbaeen Pilgrims