Mourning ceremony during Ramadan in Iran

Mourning ceremony during Ramadan in Iran

Iranian women pray as they hold copies of holy Koran during a ceremony for the martyrdom of the Shiites' first Imam (Imam Ali), cousin of the Prophet Mohammed at Hossein shrine, near martyrs' cemetery during Ramadan in Qazvin province, 91 Miles (165 Km) west of Tehran, Iran on September 23, 2008. Imam Ali was killed by Ebne Moljam Moradi. (UPI Photo/Mohammad Kheirkhah)