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Little Boy Performing Self Flagellation At Ashura Festival In Karachi, Pakistan

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Footage ID#
987635
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Matte attached
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Seamless Looping
Duration
00:00:25
Frame Rate
29.97 FPS
Audio
twos
Location
Karachi, Pakistan
Source
Canon EOS 550D
Number of Views
35
Date Uploaded
17 Dec 2010
Date Created
16 Dec 2010

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A young boy, aged around ten, performs a ritualistic form of self flagellation during the Ashura Festival in Karachi, Pakistan

The Ashura Festival is held on the 10th of the Islamic Month of Muharram and is commemorated by Shia Muslims as a day of mourning for the death of their Imam Hussain (the Grandson of the Prophet Mohammed) who was martyred at the Battle of Karballah, in what is now modern day Iraq, in the year 680 CE

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