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Ashura morning, Khorramabad

Before sunrise many believers cover their clothes and faces in mud to show their grief over the death of Imam Hussein. Some Khorramabad inhabitants expressed their opinion that the custom might be pre-islamic.

TAGS: Mud, People, Ritual

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© Corneliu Cazacu.
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Image Source: digital
Date Taken: 09.2019
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Filed Under: Travel
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Date Uploaded: Oct. 1, 2019, 4:21 p.m.
Camera Make: NIKON CORPORATION
Camera Model: NIKON D850
Focal Length: 20mm
Shutter Speed: 1/100
Aperture: f3.5
ISO: ISO800
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