Ashura for the year 2008 is celebrated/ observed on sundown Friday, January 18th ending on sundown of Saturday, January 19th.
Friday, January 18th is day number 18 of the 2008 calendar year with -11 years, -4 months, -4 days until Ashura 2008.
More information on Ashura. (Traditions, Customs and History)
|Name(s):||Ashura, Hosay, Day of Attonement, Tabuik, Tobot|
|When:||10th day of the month of Muharram on Islamic Calendar|
January 2008 Holidays
|Date||Holiday||Details||Days to Go|
|Jan 1||New Year's Day 2008||Federal Holiday||-4159|
|Jan 6||Epiphany 2008||Christian||-4154|
|Jan 7||Orthodox Christmas Day 2008||Orthodox||-4153|
|Jan 9||Muharram 2008||Muslim||-4151|
|Jan 14||Makar Sankranti 2008||Hindu||-4146|
|Jan 14||Orthodox New Year 2008||Orthodox||-4146|
|Jan 18||Ashura 2008||Muslim||-4142|
|Jan 21||Martin Luther King Day 2008||Federal Holiday||-4139|
|Jan 22||Tu B'Shevat 2008||Jewish||-4138|