Bahrainis hold candles commemorating martyrdom of Imam Hussein
Sanabis, Bahrain. 11th November 2013 -- Crowds gather with candles and lit torches as they take part in an event that coincided with the Mourning of Muharram, an important period of mourning in Shia Islam. -- Bahrainis held candles as they commemorated the martyrdom of Imam Hussein. The 'Mourning of Muharram' is an important period of mourning in Shia Islam, taking place in Muharram which is the first month of the Islamic calendar.
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