Religious congregations held across Kashmir

Several Hussaini Majlises were organised in connection with Majlis Asad across Kashmir on Friday.

The congregations were organized by Jammu and Kashmir Shia Association, Jammu and Kashmir Ittehad-ul-Muslimeen and Jammu and Kashmir Anjuman-e-Shar-e-Shiaan, among others.

At imambara, Zadibal, JK Shia Association, led by Molvi Imran Raza Ansari, organized a congregation. It started with the recitation of Holy Quran, followed by sermons. Thousands of people participated in the congregation and paid tributes to the martyrs of Karbala.

Later, a procession was taken out from Alamgari Bazar, which was passed through Gasiyar Chowk and culminated at Imambara, Zadibal.

A daylong congregation was also organized by Ittehad-ul-Muslimeen at Gund Khawaja Qasim, Pattan. Prominent Zakirs, including Aga Syed Hassan Garend, Muhammad Shafi, Maqsool Ali and Haji Ghulam Hassan participated in it. Moulana Abass Ansari delivered a sermon on the occasion and spoke about the importance of Ashoora and Karbala martyrs.

Similar congregations were held in other parts of the Valley.