Ashura for the year 2006 is celebrated/ observed on January 9.
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)
Days till Ashura 2006
There are -4337 days until the celebration/ observance of Ashura 2006.
National Holidays for 2006
|New Years Day 2006 - Sunday, Jan 1||Fathers Day 2006 - Sunday, June 18|
|Martin Luther King 2006 - Monday, Jan 16||4th of July 2006 - Tuesday, July 4|
|Valentines Day 2006 - Tuesday, Feb 14||Labor Day 2006 - Monday, Sept 4|
|Presidents Day 2006 - Monday, Feb 20||Columbus Day 2006 - Monday, Oct 9 |
|St. Patrick's Day 2006 - Friday, March 17||Halloween 2006 - Tuesday, Oct 31|
|Easter 2006 - Sunday, April 16||Veterans Day 2006 - Saturday, Nov 11|
|Mothers Day 2006 - Sunday, May 14||Thanksgiving 2006 - Thursday, Nov 23|
|Memorial Day 2006 - Monday, May 29||Christmas Day 2006 - Monday, Dec 25|
|Holidays in red are federal holidays.|