The 10th day of Muharram is known as Ashura all over the world. Muslims highly respect the significance of this day and commemorate the death of Imam Hussain in Battle of Karbala by the army of the tyrant Yazid.
Muslims, of all sects, observed fast and held various religious events according to the traditional customs and belief.
In Udaipur, the day of Ashura is observed by carrying out the large procession of Taziyas, an effigy of Imam Hussain’s mausoleum made from paper and wood. [Read more...]