Aerial Photos of Holy Shrine of Imam Hussein At Arbaeen 2014
These aerial photos show Shiite faithful
pilgrims gather between, the holy shrine of Imam Hussein (AS), top, and the
holy shrine of Hazrat Abbas (AS), bottom, for Arbaeen in the Shiite holy city
of Karbala, 50 miles (80 kilometers) south of Baghdad, Iraq, Saturday,
Dec. 13, 2014. The holiday marks the end of the forty day mourning
period after the anniversary of the 7th century martyrdom of Imam
Hussein, the Prophet Muhammad's (SAWA) grandson.