Ashura Celebrations Held This Weekend

The Ashura Holiday was celebrated this weekend.

2 million Shiites gathered in Karbala, Iraq without incident.

This celebration is a bit confusing for non-believers. (ISNA)


Mahmoud Ahmadinejad got choked up in Iran. (ISNA)


Some believers can tend to over do that self-cutting thing. (WPN)

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