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Ashura 2007

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 2007 is celebrated/ observed on sundown Sunday, January 28th ending on sundown of Monday, January 29th.

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 2007?

Sunday, January 28th is the 27 day of the 2007 calendar year with -11 years, -8 months, -26 days until the celebration/ observance of Ashura 2007.

January 2007 Holidays

Date Holiday Details Days to Go
Jan 1New Year's Day 2007Federal Holiday-4313
Jan 6Epiphany 2007Christian-4308
Jan 7Orthodox Christmas Day 2007Orthodox-4307
Jan 14Orthodox New Year 2007Orthodox-4300
Jan 14Makar Sankranti 2007Hindu-4300
Jan 15Martin Luther King Day 2007Federal Holiday-4299
Jan 29Ashura 2007Muslim-4285

Ashura by Year

Related Holidays in 2007

Federal Holidays 2007