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India: Muhharam In Kolkata

Muharram in Kolkata, India, September 10, 2019. - Ashura is a period of mourning in remembrance of the seventh-century martyrdom of Prophet Mohammad's grandson Imam Hussein, who was killed in the battle of Karbala in modern-day Iraq, in 680 AD.

(Photo by Indranil Aditya)

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