Muharram Programs 2024

Dear friends!

You are cordially invited to join IHCCO as we commemorate Imam Hossein (pbuh) in the coming Muharram as follows:


Date: Saturday, July 6 to Tuesday, July 16, 2024

Time: Every night from 6:45 pm to 9 pm (kids special program starts at 6:45pm; general program starts at 7:30pm)


Day of Ashura: Tuesday, July 16, 2024, 11 am to 2 pm


Venue: Community Cultural Centre (CCC), located at:

58 Antares Dr, Unit 8, Ottawa, ON K2E 7W6


Live broadcasting at (starts at 7:45pm)


The general program will include reciting Ziyarat Ashura, Farsi lecture by Mr. Mohammadhossein Rahimi with the topic of “Ashura: Life Lessons and Measures”, and mourning for Aba Abdullah (pbuh).


Please note that:

🔸 You could contribute to Muharram programs by donating through this page.

🍪 If you’d like to prepare Nazri for the attendees of a program, please coordinate beforehand via text at 613-434-3454.

♻️ We recycle during the Muharram events. Throwing items in the correct bins of the recycle units is highly appreciated. 


Attending the Ceremony

The program will be broadcasted live on the IHCCO’s website. For in-person attendance, registration is not required for the initial nights. However, registration is mandatory for the final nights. The registration link will be posted later on IHCCO’s social media channels.


Blood Donation Campaign

This year, we’re holding our annual blood donation campaign in honour of Imam Hossein on Saturday, July 13, 2024. One hour of your time could save three lives. Check your eligibility to donate with this two-minute quiz.

To register, create an account through the GiveBlood app, join the Imam Hossein Cultural Centre of Ottawa team on the Partners page, and select an available time slot to make an appointment. If you have any questions or encounter any issues during registration, please visit the centre’s office at the ceremony venue or send a message through the contact page.


IHCCO Cultural Store

You could now buy new Muharram products and storytelling books from our Cultural Store using this link. Voluntarily run, the Cultural Store is one of IHCCO’s revenue sources that makes cultural products available to you in Ottawa.


Keep us in your prayers,

IHCCO Public Relations




– IHCCO takes no responsibility and liability in babysitting the attending children in its events.

– By taking part in this event you grant the IHCCO full rights to use the images resulting from the photography/video filming for fundraising, publicity or other purposes to help achieve the centre’s aims. This might include (but is not limited to), the right to use them in their printed and online publicity, social media, press releases and funding applications.

– For more information, please text us at 613-434-3454.


Jul 17 2024


18:45 - 21:00


Community Cultural Centre (CCC)
58 Antares Dr, Unit 8, Ottawa, ON K2E 7W6