About Ashura (English captions)

Location: Lebanon

ABOUT ASHURA (English): For Shia Muslims, Ashura marks the climax of the events surrounding the fall in battle of Husayn ibn Ali, the Prophet Mohammad's grandson, on a field near the town of Karbala in Iraq on the 10th of Muharram in the Islamic year 61 AH (10th of October 680 CE). More than 200 million people around the world perform the mourning rites of remembrance every year.

  • Resource Name: TASSR2-3-1
  • Clip ID: 877ANSX_D6DZL7CSX

  • Broadcast Standard: PAL
  • Aspect Ratio: 4:3
  • Length: 1:27.760
  • Frame Rate: 25 fps
  • Frame Size: 720 x 576