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Ashura in Khorramabad

Statement:
Drawing on burial traditions in their native province, Iranian Shiite Muslim men in the town of Khorramabad men cover themselves in mud as a sign of their grief over the death of Imam Hossein, grandson of the Prophet Mohammed

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Mehdi Fazlollahi
Mehdi FazlollahiNews Photographer

LOCATION
Iran - Khorramabad - Middle East

DATE OF PRODUCTION
2013-11-13 22:00:01

Tags
Ashura , Cultural Practice , Documentary , iran , Islam , Khorramabad , M.fazlollahi , Mud Rubbing , people , Ritual

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