Manchester Islamic center has announced preparation to host the biggest Arba'een rally on the eve of the occasion which marks the 40th day after martyrdom anniversary of Imam Hussein (AS).
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Manchester Islamic center has issued a statement to announce the preparation and schedule for holding the biggest Arba'een march on Saturday, reported Taqrib News Agency (TNA).
Shia minority in Manchester will attend the landmark rally scheduled by the Islamic center in a bid to introduce the culture of Ashura and Imam Hussein (AS) uprising among the younger generation of Shia and also non-Muslims.
Arba'een marks the 40th day after the martyrdom of Imam Hussein (AS), the third Shia Imam and grandson of Prophet Mohammad (PBUH) who was martyred together with 72 of his family members and companions in the Battle of Karbala fighting the tyrant ruler of the time Yazid ibn Muawiyah.