September 02, 2020 7:08 am
According to police, all those who participated in the procession from the city’s Imambada area to Karbala live in the same lane of the Khajrana area.
August 31, 2020 2:22 am
What are the traditions associated with Muharram? What is their significance?
August 29, 2020 11:28 am
Besides, unlike other years, no juloos (processions) are being taken out where people carrying alams (symbolic flag) would do maatam while reciting nauhas.
August 28, 2020 3:22 pm
They said restrictions on the movement and assembly of people under Section 144 of the Criminal Procedure Code (CrPC) have been imposed in Budgam and Baramulla districts and parts of Srinagar district.
August 28, 2020 2:02 am
The bench said if it grants the relief for the whole country, “there will be chaos” and “a whole community may be targeted for spreading” Covid-19. “We don’t want that.”
September 10, 2019 4:15 pm
This is the first universal lesson that Karbala teaches us: Never support injustice and oppression no matter how powerful the oppressor might be.
September 10, 2019 11:04 am
The procession will be taken out on Hosur Road, from Johnson Market to Elgin Flour Mill. Hence, the movement of all types of Vehicles is prohibited from 11 am to 6.30 pm, according to an advisory issued by Bengaluru City Traffic Police
September 10, 2019 9:33 am
Muharram (Ashura) 2019 Date: Ashura, the 10th day of Muharram, also commemorates the day that Allah saved the Children of Israel from Pharaoh.
September 10, 2019 11:14 am
Muharram (Ashura) 2019 Date in India: The month of Muharram is marked by mourning as Prophet Muhammad’s grandson Hussein Ibn Ali, along with his friends and family members, were martyred during this month in the Battle of Karbala.
September 21, 2018 2:43 am
In order to ensure that there are no traffic snarls, the Mumbai Police have released a list of traffic diversions for the movement of vehicles in South Mumbai for Muharram processions on Friday.
August 30, 2020 7:44 pm
Muharram is the first month of the Muslim calendar – the first day of the month marks the Islamic New Year.
September 12, 2019 7:28 am
Muharram is the first month of the Islamic calendar and marks the martyrdom of Imam Hussain, grandson of Prophet Mohammed at the Battle of Karbala in Iraq. See photos here.
October 05, 2017 3:26 pm
Unlike other festivals, it is not a joyful occasion. Muslims wear black on this day which is the colour of mourning and visit mosques and shrines. They take out processions and flog and beat themselves. See pics here.
November 04, 2014 5:49 pm
Muharram, which is considered to be the most sacred of the months for Muslims was observed on Tuesday (November 4) amid tight security in the national capital with heavy police deployment in sensitive areas.