Monday October 22, 2018

Ashura 2010

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 2010 is celebrated/ observed on sundown Thursday, December 16th ending on sundown of Friday, December 17th.

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 2010?

Thursday, December 16th is the 349 day of the 2010 calendar year with -7 years, -10 months, -6 days until the celebration/ observance of Ashura 2010.

December 2010 Holidays

Date Holiday Details Days to Go
Dec 6St Nicholas Day 2010Christian-2877
Dec 6Muharram 2010Muslim-2877
Dec 7Pearl Harbor Remebrance Day 2010Observance-2876
Dec 17Wright Brothers Day 2010Observance-2866
Dec 17Ashura 2010Muslim-2866
Dec 21Winter/Summer Solstice 2010Season-2862
Dec 24Christmas Eve 2010Christian-2859
Dec 25Christmas Day 2010Federal Holiday-2858
Dec 26Kwanzaa -thru Jan 1 2010Observance-2857
Dec 31New Years Eve 2010Observance-2852

Ashura by Year

Related Holidays in 2010

Federal Holidays 2010