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The Muharram festival; prayers being held in the imambara. Inscribed on back; 'Mohurrum is a mournful ceremony held by the Mussulmans in commemoration of the death of Hassan and Hossein, the Grandsons of Mohammed. The drawing represents them at prayers'. Watercolour. Originally published in 1807-1809. Illustrated by Sevak Ram.
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