Thursday November 15, 2018

Ashura 2004

Reenactment of death of Imam Hussain’s martyred son in Manama, Bahrain.Reenactment of death of Imam Hussain’s martyred son in Manama, Bahrain. Photo by: Ahmed Rabea

Ashura for the year 2004 is celebrated/ observed on sundown Monday, March 1st ending sundown of Tuesday, March 2nd.

Ashura falls on the 10th day of the 1st month of Muharram on the Islamic lunar calendar. For Shia Muslims the day commemorates the death of Husayn ibn Ali and for Sunni Muslims the day relates to when Moses and his followers fled Egypt and where saved by God separating the Red Sea.

More information on Ashura. (Dates, Customs and History for Ashura)

Name(s):Ashura, Hosay, Day of Attonement, Tabuik, Tobot
Type:Observance, Muslim
When:10th day of the month of Muharram on Islamic Calendar

How many days to Ashura 2004?

Monday, March 1st is the 60 day of the 2004 calendar year with -14 years, -8 months, -14 days until the celebration/ observance of Ashura 2004.

March 2004 Holidays

Date Holiday Details Days to Go
Mar 1Ashura 2004Muslim-5372
Mar 2Read Across America Day 2004Observance-5371
Mar 5Employee Appreciation Day 2004Observance-5368
Mar 17 St. Patrick's Day 2004 Observance -5356
Mar 20 Spring/Fall - March equinox 2004 Season -5353
Mar 6Holi 2004Hindu-5367
Mar 7Purim 2004Jewish-5366
Mar 30Rama Navami 2004Hindu-5343

Ashura by Year

Related Holidays in 2004

Federal Holidays 2004