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The Battle of Karbala
A Marthiyaa of Anis, translated into English verse by David Matthews, Rupa Co. ****** The Battle of Karbala ***** The sun had run his journey o'er the night; Unveiled, the Dawn revealed her glorious face. The King who rides the heavens saw her light And called his brave companions to their place. 'The time has come at last; to God give praise; Arise! In fitting prayer your voices raise. Brave he...