Ashura for the year 2008 is celebrated/ observed on January 18th.
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 2008
There are -3593 days until the celebration/ observance of Ashura 2008.