‘Chup Tazia’ procession on its way

The Chup Tazia or Silent Tazia procession is on its way that began from Nishtar Park today morning and will end after Zohrain prayers at the Imambargah Hussainia Irania in Kharadar after following its traditional route.

There was intense traffic jam after the commencement of the procession around MA Jinnad Road, Regal Intersection and Saddar areas.

A second procession will be taken out from Qasr-e-Musayyab in Rizvia Society and will culminate at Masjid-o-Imambargah Shah-e-Najaf on Martin Road.

Chup Tazia is the religious procession held on 8th of Rabi’ ul-Awwal to commemorate the death of Hazrat Imam Hasan al-Askari (RA).

The procession is usually regarded as the last procession of the mourning period that begins in the Islamic month of Muharramul Haram.