Iran marks Sayyidah Fatimah (AS) martyrdom anniversary
G rief reigns supreme across Iran as mourners
commemorate the martyrdom anniversary of
Sayyidah Fatimah Zahra (SA), the beloved daughter
of Prophet Mohammad (SAWA).
According to Press TV, ceremonies are underway
nationwide to mark the tragic occasion, with millions
of Iranians from all walks of life attending services
to pay tribute to Sayyidah Fatimah (SA).
Sayyidah Fatima Zahra (SA), who was the wife of
the First Infallible Imam of Prophet Mohammad
(SAWA) Household, Imam Ali (PBUH), is regarded as
a role model by Muslim women for her moral and
She was the mother of the Second Infallible Heir of
Prophet Mohammad (SAWA), Imam Hassan (AS),
and the Third Infallible Successor to Prophet
Mohammad (SAWA), Imam Hussein (AS).
Similar ceremonies are also being held in several
other Muslim countries including Iraq, Lebanon, and
Pakistan and Nigeria.