Muharram is the opening month of the Hijra year. The 10th day of this
month (May) is honoured by the Muslims of Kerala. As per belief, it was
on this day that the Imam Hussain, the grandson of Prophet Mohammed, and
his men were slain at Karbala.
is to bemoan the martyrdom of the Imam that the Muslims observe
Muharram. Fasting is an important ritual of this day.
This is the day
Martyrdom Of Hussain, the grandson of Prphet Muhammad.