TEHRAN --(Iranart)- Mcgill University in Montreal has hosted an exhibition of photos, putting a spotlight on the religious ritual of Arbaeen, which is observed at the end of the 40-day mourning period following the martyrdom of Imam Hussein (AS) and his loyal companions on Ashura.
Entitled “The World’s Largest Annual Peaceful Gathering”, the photos were put on view in the McConnell Engineering Building of the university on October 15.
The photos showed how people of various cultural backgrounds, religions and health conditions stand united for social justice, honor and peace.
The exhibit was organized by the Toheed Society of Montreal in cooperation with the Thaqalayn Muslim Association (TMA).
source: Tehran Times