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Ashura 2006


Reenactment of death of Imam Hussain’s martyred son in Manama, Bahrain.
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Ashura
Thursday February 9
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Tuesday February 14
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Monday February 20
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Ashura for the year 2006 is celebrated/ observed on sundown Wednesday, February 8th ending on sundown of Thursday, February 9th.


Ashura marks the 10th day of the 1st month of Muharram on the Islamic lunar calendar. The day commemorates for Shia Muslims the death of Husayn ibn Ali who was the grandson of Muhammad in the Battle of Karbala of October 10, 680 CE. For Sunni Muslims the day relates to when Moses and his followers fled Egypt and where saved by God separating the Red Sea.

Days to Ashura 2006

Wednesday, February 8th is day number 39 of the 2006 calendar year with -16 years, -3 months, -16 days until Ashura 2006.


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

Dates for Ashura

HolidayDateDays to Go
Ashura 2021 Sunday, August 29, 2021 -268
Ashura 2022 Friday, August 19, 2022 87
Ashura 2023 Tuesday, August 08, 2023 441
Ashura 2024 Sunday, July 28, 2024 796
Ashura 2025 Wednesday, July 16, 2025 1149
Ashura 2026 Sunday, July 05, 2026 1503


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