WEATHER ADVISORY FOR ARBAEEN WALK #1:
Arbaeen is the Arabic word for forty, and it marks the 20th of Safar, the fortieth day after Imam Hussain’s (AS) martyrdom on the day of Ashura, who was martyred in the event of Karbala along with his companions in the cruelest and most inhumane way possible. The events of Arbaeen is the World’s Largest Ijtima (Religious Gathering) where Zaireens (pilgrims) gathers through out the World to mark the 40th day martyrdom anniversary of Imam Hussain (AS) walking through Najaf-Karbala Highway (more than 76 km long). The Weather Advisory has been issued from Pakistan in accordance of Zaireens (pilgrims) to keep them aware of sudden weather or environmental changing in their surroundings.
Isolated Thunderstorms may continue to develop in different areas of Iraq especially western areas but Weather conditions of Karbala-Najaf Highway are expected to remain FAIR with Intervals of Clouds and CLEAR SKIES till 19th October however a Western Weather system may affect Iraq from 20th October and may continue to affect till 22nd October. That Weather system may bring ‘Unstable Atmospheric Conditions’ which may increase the risk of THUNDERSTORMS in Karbala, Najaf, Baghdad, Samarra, Kazmain, Kufa, Mehran Border, and other affiliated regions.
Arbaeen – The Way to Hussain (as):
The Article has been Composed & Written by Waxeem Abbas