Shia Muslims celebrate the birth anniversary of infallible Imam Hussain (AS) with religious enthusiasm and reverence all over Pakistan like other parts of the world.
Celebrations to mark the birth anniversary of Imam Hussain (AS) began at night on Thursday and continued till Friday night.
Shia-majority areas are wearing bride look due to illuminated buildings and streets which are also decorated beautifully. Shia Muslims wear new cloths to and also distribute Eidi among children to commemorate the anniversary like an Eid festival.
Special prayers and congregations were held. Sacred life of infallible Imam Hussain was narrated in prose and poetry as poets recite poems to eulogize the Imam. Religious speakers highlighted various aspects of holy life of Hazrat Imam Hussain (AS).