This year, Shia Muslim community observed the birth anniversary of Hazrat Imam Hussain(A.S.) with different manner by offering sacrifices of their beloveds in different deadly incidents taken place worldwide.
Shia Muslim community offered sacrifices of their beloveds to Hazrat Imam Hussain (A.S.) on the eve of Three Shaban, the birth anniversary of the Imam.
At least 30 people have lost their lives and a number of others sustained injuries in a bomb explosion that ripped through a Shia mosque in Saudi Arabia’s Eastern Province. Conversely, at least 10 people including three children have been injured in an explosion at a Shia mosque in the Yemeni capital, Sana’a.
Security sources, speaking on condition of anonymity, said the attack took place at Imam Ali (PBUH) Mosque in the village of al-Qadeeh, located in the oil-rich kingdom’s Qatif district and more than 420 kilometers (260 miles) east of the capital, Riyadh, when a bomber blew himself up as more than 150 people had gathered for Friday prayers.
“We were doing the first part of the prayers when we heard the blast,” Kamal Jaafar Hassan, one of the worshipers, said.
On November 3, 2014, masked gunmen stormed a group of Shia Muslims participating in a ceremony marking the martyrdom anniversary of Imam Hussein (PBUH), the third Shia Imam, in the village of al-Dalwah in al-Ahsa Governorate of Eastern Province, and opened fire as people were observing Ashura, the 10th day of the lunar month of Muharram.
A Pakistani bomber blows himself up
Moulana Ali Anwer said that Saudi and other Arab leaders worked for Zionists forces in this region. The suicide attack shows the relations between Saudi diplomats and the takfiri terrorists of the banned outfits in Pakistan, he said and added that a Pakistani national carried out this heinous crime in the Shia mosque. Saudi leaders cannot be offered pardon for their heinous crimes carried out against the religion and Ummah, he said.
Shias proved once again that they adhered to the basic teachings of Imam Hussain and Karbala, where he rendered sacrifice for the sake of Islam and the humanity, said Moulana Ahsan Danish of Majlis Wahdate Muslimeen (MWM). He said that Saudi kingdom owned takfiri terrorists’ outfits like ISIS and Al-Qaeda killing innocent people o the name of religion and sects all over the world.