In line with the other groups and organizations offering services to Arba’een pilgrims in holy city of Karbala, like the other years, Tabriz municipality has recently been contributing in various fields to the pilgrims via Jannat-ol -Hosein Mokab.
Touching on the gravity of Arba'een event, Karbala as the capital of Shia world and also the sisterhood contract between two cities, the matchless gathering of Shia Muslims is a good opportunity for Tabriz municipality to introduce Tabriz capacities in various fields to the huge number of Muslims and pilgrims attending in such a splendid event.
Arbaeen pilgrimage, which is also known as Arbaeen trek, is a spiritual trip participated by hundreds of thousands of Shia and Sunni Muslims as well as followers of other religions such as Christians and Zoroastrians, etc. every year to mark the end of the 40-day mourning period of Imam Hossein (AS).
Every year, pilgrims start their walk from various cities to the holy shrine of Imam Hossein (AS) in Karbala, days or even weeks before Arbaeen- 40th day of Imam Hossein (AS) martyrdom falling on October 30- to grieve the doleful passing of the Imam and his loyal companions at the Battle of Karbala on Muharram 10 in the year 61 AH (680 CE).