• ششمین شب عزاداری ایام محرم ۱۴۳۹ در حسینیه امام خمینی 2017-10-03 13:15

    6th night of mourning at Imam Khomeini Husseinieh

    TEHRAN, Oct. 03 (MNA) – The 6th night of mourning for the anniversary of the battle of Karbala was held at Imam Khomeini Husseinia in Tehran where the officials and thousands of public attended the processions in Ayatollah Khamenei’s presence.

  • دومین شب مراسم عزاداری حضرت اباعبدالله الحسین علیه‌السلام 2017-09-29 13:52

    2nd night of mourning at Imam Khomeini Husseinieh

    TEHRAN, Sep. 29 (MNA) – The second night of mourning for the anniversary of the battle of Karabala was held at Imam Khomeini Husseinia in Tehran where the officials and thousands of public attended the processions in Ayatollah Khamenei’s presence.

  • الاعرجی 2017-08-03 14:48

    Iraqi interior min. to visit Iran for Arbaeen preparations

    TEHRAN, Aug. 03 (MNA) – Iraqi Interior Minister Qasim al-Araji will make a visit to Iran in the near future to hold consultations with Iranian officials on preparations for Arbaeen mourning ceremonies in Karbala.

  • فیلم بی بی 2017-03-07 18:09

    FILMFEST DRESDEN to host Iran's short ‘Bibi’

    TEHRAN, Mar. 07 (MNA) – Iranian short film ‘Bibi’ directed by Saeed Nejati, will be screened at FILMFEST DRESDEN - International Short Film Festival, in Germany.

  • نشست خبری سخنگوی وزارتامور خارجه 2016-11-30 12:10

    Ghasemi on Hilla terror attack:

    ‘Terrible fate’ awaits supporters, perpetrators of terrorism

    TEHRAN, Nov. 30 (MNA) – Iran’s FM spokesman said supporters, instigators and perpetrators of terrorism are fully aware of the fact that the vigilant nations in region will soon bring about their ultimate demise.

  • dehghani 2016-11-27 10:05

    Iran calls on UN to slam terror attack on Iranian pilgrims

    TEHRAN, Nov. 27 (MNA) – Iran’s Ambassador to UN in a letter called on UN chief and UNSC president to condemn the Thu. terrorist attack in Iraq that martyred many innocent pilgrims, including tens of Iranians.

  • Thousands of people from Esfahan Province met with Ayatollah Khamenei 2016-11-26 13:18


    Semnan, Hilla events should be addressed as priorities

    TEHRAN, Nov. 26 (MNA) – Leader of the Islamic Revolution has issued a directive to mandate immediate addressing of Hilla terrorist attack in Iraq and Semnan train crash as priority.

  • برخورد دو رام قطار مسافربری در استان سمنان 2016-11-26 10:16

    EMS updates on Karbala terror attack, Semnan trains collision

    TEHRAN, Nov. 26 (MNA) – Iran’s EMS spokesman said 11 Iranians injured in a terrorist blast in Karbala have been returned to the country, and confirmed 40 killed and 82 wounded in a trains collision in Semnan.

  • larijani 2016-11-25 22:52

    Iranian officials condemn terrorist attack on Karbala pilgrims

    TEHRAN, Nov. 25 (MNA) – Some Iranian high-ranking officials on Friday deplored deaths caused by terrorist blast in Iraq killing and injuring up to 100 people.

  • عزاداری اربعین در کشمیر 2016-11-22 16:06

    By: Adil Hussain

    Arbaeen mourning in Kashmir

    KASHMIR, Nov. 22 (MNA) – Undeterred by the intense bone chilling cold, thousands of Kashmiri Shia Muslims took out massive mourning processions across Kashmir on the day of Arbaeen, the 40th day of Karbala martyrs.

  • حال و هوای کربلای معلی در ایام اربعین حسینی 2016-11-21 13:18

    By: Aboutaleb Nadri

    Karbala hosts millions of pilgrims on Arbaeen

    KARBALA, Nov. 21 (MNA) – Karbala hosts the largest human society in history. Millions of Muslims across the world commemorated Arbaeen, a religious observance that occurs 40 days after the Day of Ashura.

  • حضور علاءالدین بروجردی رئیس کمیسیون امنیت ملی و سیاست خارجی مجلس در پیاده روی اربعین 2016-11-21 12:07

    By: Mohammad Khadel al-Sheikh

    Senior MP attends Arbaeen march

    KARBALA, Nov. 21 (MNA) – Alaeddin Boroujerdi, Head of Parliament's National Security and Foreign Policy Commission, attended the 3-day Arbaeen rally between the holy cities of Najaf and Karbala.

  • در آستان اربعین 2016-11-20 13:46

    Karbala hosts world’s largest human gathering

    TEHRAN, Nov. 20 (MNA) – Karbala of Iraq, home to Imam Hossein’s shrine, is hosting millions of pilgrims who are commemorating Arbaeen annual procession 40 days after Ashura.

  • همایش بین المللی اربعین حسینی 2016-11-19 19:52

    By: Ahmad Jafari

    Intl. conference on Arbaeen

    KARBALA, Nov. 19 (MNA) – International conference on Arbaeen was held in Karbala on Saturday in the presence of Islamic scholars.

  • حال و هوای کربلای معلی در ایام اربعین حسینی 2016-11-19 15:51

    By: Mohammad Mohsenifar

    Karbala on eve of Arbaeen

    KARBALA, Nov. 19 (MNA) – The story of Imam Hossein is timeless in the Muslim ethos. Millions of people, Muslim and non-Muslim, has packed the city of Karbala for the culmination of one of the world's largest religious event.

  • اولین سلام 2016-11-19 12:09

    By: Mohammad Mohsenifar

    Greetings to Imam Hossein (AS)

    KARBALA, Nov. 19 (MNA) – Imam Hossein’s lovers who have traveled miles on foot to reach the holy shrine on Arbaeen, tearfully present greetings to him upon arrival in Karbala.

  • قدم به قدم تا کربلا 2016-11-18 13:53

    Step by step to Karbala

    TEHRAN, Nov. 18 (MNA) – Thousands of Iranians have embarked on a journey from Najaf to Karbala on bare feet to be a part of the world's largest gathering on Arbaeen (the 40th day after the martyrdom of Imam Hussein) in the Iraqi holy city.

  • حال و هوای حرم امام حسین (ع) و حرم حضرت عباس (ع) در آستانه اربعین 95 2016-11-17 18:39

    Karbala; Shrine of Imam Hussein embraced by swarms of pilgrims

    TEHRAN, Nov. 17 (MNA) – Only two days to anniversary of 40th day of Imam Hussein (as) martyrdom in October 680 AD, Karbala, where the shrine is located, is hosting millions of Shias from around the world. The site is a historical rendezvous for the lovers of the Prophet’s Household.

  • سید محمود علوی وزیر اطلاعات در مرز شلمچه 2016-11-17 16:29

    Min. of Intel.:

    No serious threat likely to target borders

    TEHRAN, Nov. 17 (MNA) – Minister of intelligence has visited crossing of the border of Arbaeen pilgrims in southeast provinces of Ilam and Khuzestan.

  • خدمت‌رسانی مردم عراق به زائرین اربعین حسینی 2016-11-17 15:21

    By: Ahmad Jafari

    ‘Public service’ abounding to pilgrims of Arbaeen

    KARBALA, Nov. 17 (MNA) – Traditionally and historically, Iraqi Shias have welcomed pilgrims of Arbaeen along their path from Najaf to Karbala, providing them diverse sorts of services.

  • پیاده‌روی زائران حسینی از نجف تا کربلا 2016-11-16 14:47

    By: Maniee, Mohsenifar

    Arbaeen pilgrims walking from Najaf to Karbala

    NAJAF, Nov. 16 (MNA) – Millions of pilgrims come together from around the world on the occasion of Arbaeen in Karbala annually making the largest religious gathering ever.

  • قشقاوی 2016-11-14 16:20

    Arbaeen pilgrimage visa still mandatory, says official

    TEHRAN, Nov. 14 (MNA) – Iran's Deputy Foreign Minister for Consular, Parliamentary and Iranian Affairs Hassan Ghashghavi underlined that Iranian nationals have to provide visa to participate in Arbaeen mourning ceremony in Iraq.

  • اربعین 2016-11-14 13:01

    Thousands of Iranians set off Arbaeen pilgrimage

    TEHRAN, Nov. 14 (MNA) – Thousands of Iranian pilgrims have gathered at Mehran border terminal to pass into Iraq's holy city of Karbala to mark Arbaeen, a sacred Shia Muslim ritual commemoratinf the end of the 40-day mourning period after the killing of Imam Hussein, the Prophet Muhammad's grandson.

  • شروع  پیاده روی کاروان اربعین از مناطق اهواز 2016-11-06 11:53

    By: Mostafa Abidavi

    Ahvazi pilgrims start Arbaeen journey

    AHVAZ, Nov. 06 (MNA) – Lovers of Imam Hossein (AS) travel dozens of kilometers on foot towards the cities of Najaf to Karbala to mark the occasion of Arbaeen (the fortieth).

  • اقامه نماز جمعه در کربلای معلی 2016-11-04 20:58

    By: Majid Neakjou

    Friday prayers held in Karbala

    KARBALA, Nov. 04 (MNA) – Abdolmahdi al-Karbalaie, the representative of Ayatollah Ali Sistani in Karbala city of Iraq, led this week’s edition of Friday Prayers in the holy city at the mausoleum of Imam Hossein (AS) in Karbala.

  • اجتماع بزرگ عزاداران حسینی در زینبیه اعظم زنجان 2016-10-14 18:37

    By: Roumina Farajzadeh

    Congregation of mourners in Zanjan

    TEHRAN, Oct. 14 (MNA) – Thousands of the mourners of Karbala event convened at Zanjan’s Grand Zeynabiah where they marked the sufferings of the women and children of the caravan of Imam Hussein (AS), the grandson of Prophet Muhammad, after Imam Hussein and the men accompanying him were brutally martyred in 7th century.

  • کودکان عاشورایی در قاب تصویر 2016-10-14 16:08

    By: Mohsen Noferesti

    Young mourners of Imam Hussain

    TEHRAN, Oct. 14 (MNA) – Children and teenagers are eager to have active participation at the widespread mourning ceremonies held among the Muslim communities. Some of them have been the subject for photographers.

  • ششمین شب عزاداری ایام محرم ۱۴۳۸ در حسینیه امام خمینی 2016-10-14 16:05

    6th night of mourning at Imam Khomeini Husseinieh

    TEHRAN, Oct. 14 (MNA) – The sixth night of mourning for the anniversary of the battle of Karabala was held at Imam Khomeini Husseinia in Tehran where the officials and thousands of public attended the last night of the processions in Ayatollah Khamenei’s presence.

  • برگزاری مراسم تاسوعا و عاشورا در شهرهای اقلیم کردستان عراق 2016-10-13 16:31

    Ashura held in Iraqi Kurdistan’s cities

    TEHRAN, Oct. 13 (MNA) – Different cities of Iraqi Kurdistan hosted ceremonies to commemorate the annual Ashura procession. The tenth day of Muharram- the first month of the Islamic lunar calendar- has been mourned for centuries after the grandson of the Prophet Muhammad (PBUH) along with his children and companions was martyred in 7th century A.D.

  • حرکت نمادین کاروان کربلا درمشهد 2016-10-07 14:02

    By: Mehdi Jahangir

    Street re-enactment of Karbala historic event

    TEHRAN, Oct. 07 (MNA) – On October 10, 680 AD, the grandson of Prophet Muhammad (PBUH), Imam Hossein (AS), and the accompanying entourage of families and children were stopped at a desert 75 kilometers away from Kufa, the final intended destination, and the men of the caravan were brutally slain and the women and children were ruthlessly taken as prisoners. The event is annually commemorated around the world. A dramatic re-enactment of the event was performed on streets of Iranian northeastern city of Mashhad early on Tuesday.