Imam Hussein

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Lebanese Shiite Muslim pilgrim women gather in the Shrine of Imam... News PhotoAdult,Arbaeen,Ashura,City,Day,Grandson,Horizontal,Imam Hussein,Iraq,Karbala,Killing,Males,Muhammad,Participant,Pilgrim,Religion,Religious Celebration,Shi'ite Islam,WomenPhotographer Collection: AFP 2013 AFPLebanese Shiite Muslim pilgrim women gather in the Shrine of Imam Abbas in the central Iraqi city of Karbala, on December 22, 2013, as they take part in the Arbaeen religious festival which marks the 40th day after Ashura commemorating the seventh century killing of Prophet Mohammed's grandson, Imam Hussein. AFP PHOTO/MOHAMMED SAWAF (Photo credit should read MOHAMMED SAWAF/AFP/Getty Images)