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Iranian women stand next to burning candles during the 'Chehel... News PhotoAdult,Ashura,Burning,Candle,City,Day,Horizontal,Iran,Kilometer,Religion,Tehran,WomenPhotographer Collection: AFP 2012 AFPIranian women stand next to burning candles during the 'Chehel Manbar' (Forty Pulpits) ritual a day before Ashura, in the city of Khorramabad, 470 kilometres southwest of Tehran on November 24, 2012. Traditionally, Iranian women of Khorramabad walk barefoot to light candles in 40 designated places in the city centre on the eve of the Ashura, which marks the seventh century slaying of the grandson of Prophet Mohammed, Imam Hussein. AFP PHOTO/BEHROUZ MEHRI (Photo credit should read BEHROUZ MEHRI/AFP/Getty Images)