Today has seen the start of the Islamic New Year with the month of Muharram. We bring you a guide to what Asian TV channels have scheduled to coincide with the religious occassion.

Aapna Channel

The channel will be showing some live programmes from Thursday 10th January and some recorded Marsiyaz and Noohaz.

DM Digital

Epic Ayatullah Khamini

A life documentary of 36 hours, broadcast at 03:00 daily for 10 days.

Red Tears

A documentary about Imam Hussain and Karbala.

St Mary

A Full legnth film about Hazarat Mary from an Islamic perspective.

Companions of the Cave

Stories of what happend after the prophet Mohammed PBUH.

Plus daily live programs between 17:00 and 02:00.

Geo UK

Nohay/ Marsiya

Daily for ten days during Muharram.

Youm-e-Farooq-e-Azam

Stay tuned for the most well known Islamic Scholars from Pakistan, Moulana Mufti Muneeb-ur-Rehman will discuss the topic of Adl-e-Farooqi Dr. Muhammad Ilyas will elucidate the word Farooq -Meaning the one who draws a line of distinction between falsehood and truth.

Dr.Aamir Liaquat Hussain also contribute to all the important events, achievements and martyrdom of Syedna Umer Farooq Razi Allahu Taala Anhu, the second pious caliph in the Islamic history.

Aalim Online

Aamir Liaquat۪s special Moharram Aalim Online.

Piyasoon Ka Zikr Pani Mein

Piyasoon Ka Zikr Pani Mein۝, this program is addressed by Dr Aamer Liaquat Hussain who will discuss in detail the atrocities encountered by the great Imam and his companions during the Battle of Karbala.

Ab-Ul-Qasim(PBUH)- Kay Par Nawassy Qasim Ke Shahaadat

Stay tuned for the Moharram Special program, Ab-Ul-Qasim(PBUH)- Kay Par Nawassy Qasim Ke Shahaadat.

Abbas-e-Alamdar Kay Zakhmi Bazzu

The programme “Abbas-e-Alamdar kay Zakhmi Baazu” is a solo speech program by Dr. Hassan Zafar Naqvi, tells about the hostilities and injuries faced by Syedna Imam Hussain (A.S) and other companions of the maternal grandson of the Holy prophet (PBUH).

Marsiya Tehtul Lafz Part 1 & 2

Talat Hussain & Dr Aamer Liaquat Hussain pay homage to the Great Martyr Syedna Imam Hussain (A.S). The achievements and the noble deeds performed by the Imam-e-Ashiqaan will also highlight.

Zia Mohuddin Part 1 & 2

Stay tuned for the famous Zia Mohiuddin recitations.

Majlis-e-Shab-e-Ashoor

Majlis-e-Shab-e-Aashoor will presented by the famous Scholar Allama Razi Jaffar Naqvi. The erudite scholar sum up all the events and incidents which took place during the first ten days of Muharram. He also enumerates the sufferings and miseries inflicted upon the descendents of the Holy Prophet (PBUH) and their companions by the evil forces of Yazeed Bin Muawiya. The lamentable events of this night will be explained in detail by the Allama.

Mehfil-e-Muslama

Renowned poets from both the sects of Sunni and Shias will pay glorious tributes and homage to Syedna Imam Hussain (A.S) and his companions.

Majlis-e-Shaam e-Ghareebaan

The Majlis-e-Shaam-e-Ghareebaan is shown on the 10th of Muharram. In this Majlis the important events, achievements, forbearance and fortitude of Syedna Imam Hussain (A.S) and his companions will be highlighted. Watch Majlis- e Shaam-e- Ghareebaan on 10th Moharram at 21:30.