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Ashura: The Human Story in Karbala

  • 118 South 37th Street Philadelphia, PA, 19104 United States (map)

The Day of Ashura marks the death anniversary of Hussain ibn Ali, a 7th century revolutionary leader who was killed in The Battle of Karbala. The Day of Ashura is mourned by millions across the world to remember Hussain’s valiant stand for social justice, against a corrupt tyrant called Yazid.

Join us for a lecture on what Ashura tells us about human nature with Chaplain Muhammed Ali from Bucknell University. Event followed by iftar.

Earlier Event: September 7
Center City Trip
Later Event: September 12
Fall GBM