Imam Hussain Media Group announced the start of the live broadcast of the annual walk towards Karbala to commemorate Arbaeen, or the fortieth day following the martyrdom of Imam Hussain, peace be upon him.
Group officials said that the live broadcast is in five languages: English, Arabic, Persian, Urdu and Turkish. The live broadcast initiated today, the first day of Safar, from 8am-noon prayer, and from 2:30pm-dusk prayer.
Imam Hussain Media Group is the of the first channels that started the Arbaeen Walk live broadcast.
It is noteworthy that last year, Imam Hussain Media Group was the only media organization to broadcast the walk in five languages round the clock for 20 days.
The headquarters of the Media Group during the pilgrimage is near pole number 1114, where mourning ceremonies are held and services are offered to pilgrims.