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6. Self-Flagellation

Indian Shiite Muslims take part in a self-flagellation ritual during a religious procession of the Ashura mourning period in New Delhi on December 17, 2010. The religious festival of Ashura, which includes a ten-day mourning period starting on the first day of Muharram on the Islamic calendar, commemorates the seventh-century slaying of Prophet Mohammed's grandson Imam Hussein in Karbala. Photograph by: Niklas Halle'n CHI-photo/Rex Features

This tradition is practiced by Shia Muslims around the world. It is the annual mourning for the death of the Prophet Muhammad’s grandson, Imam Hussein. People hit themselves with knifes and irons chain in the process of mourning.

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