Q: Is it appropriate to hold gatherings in muharram to speak about Karbala?
A: One should refrain from giving bayaans on Hazrat Husain (Radiyallahu Anhu) and Karbala during the month of Muharram as this amounts to emulation of the shias.
And Allah Ta’ala (الله تعالى) knows best.
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