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.
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|Name(s):||Ashura, Hosay, Day of Attonement, Tabuik, Tobot|
|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 1||Ashura 2004||Muslim||-5372|
|Mar 2||Read Across America Day 2004||Observance||-5371|
|Mar 5||Employee Appreciation Day 2004||Observance||-5368|
|Mar 17||St. Patrick's Day 2004||Observance||-5356|
|Mar 20||Spring/Fall - March equinox 2004||Season||-5353|
|Mar 6||Holi 2004||Hindu||-5367|
|Mar 7||Purim 2004||Jewish||-5366|
|Mar 30||Rama Navami 2004||Hindu||-5343|