Former US Congresswoman in Iraq for Arba’een Walk

SHAFAQNA - Cynthia McKinney, who has served for 12 years in the US House of Representatives, has headed to Iraq to take part in Arba’een, the world’s largest religious gathering. McKinney is now a university professor in Bangladesh, and…

Ayatollah Sistani on Arbaeen Pilgrims

SHAFAQNA- Question: Question: In the Name of Allah, the Compassionate the Merciful To, Grand Ayatollah Sistani (may Allah grant him long life): Salamun alaikum warahmatullah wa barakatuh We are a number of pilgrims setting out to Karbala…

Ayatullah Wahid Khorasani’s Advices to Arbaeen Pilgrims

SHAFAQNA - The Grand Ayatullah Wahid Khorasani has given some advices to the pilgrims of Arbaeen and mourning processions. According to Shafaqna, this Shiite religious authority at the end of his jurisprudence class at the Great Mosque of…