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Kashmiri muslims touch the face of a horse symbolising the horse of... News PhotoAshura,Day 10,Horizontal,Horse,Imam Hussein,India,Islam,Jammu and Kashmir,Parade,Religion,Srinagar,Touching,VerticalPhotographer Collection: AFP 2012 AFPKashmiri muslims touch the face of a horse symbolising the horse of Imam Hussein during a religious procession on the tenth day of Ashura in Srinagar on November 25, 2012. During the Shiite Muslim holy month of Moharram, large processions are formed and the devotees parade the streets holding banners and carrying models of the mausoleum of Hazrat Imam Hussain and his people, who fell at Karbala. Shias show their grief and sorrow by inflicting wounds on their own bodies with sharp metal tied to chains to depict the sufferings of the martyrs. AFP PHOTO/ Rouf BHAT (Photo credit should read ROUF BHAT/AFP/Getty Images)