Ashura for the year 2011 is celebrated/ observed on December 6.
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.
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(Dates, Customs and History for Ashura)
Days till Ashura 2011
There are -2176 days until the celebration/ observance of Ashura 2011.
National Holidays for 2011
|New Years Day 2011 - Saturday, Jan 1||Fathers Day 2011 - Sunday, June 19|
|Martin Luther King 2011 - Monday, Jan 17||4th of July 2011 - Monday, July 4|
|Valentines Day 2011 - Monday, Feb 14||Labor Day 2011 - Monday, Sept 5|
|Presidents Day 2011 - Monday, Feb 21||Columbus Day 2011 - Monday, Oct 10|
|St. Patrick's Day 2011 - Thursday, Mar 17||Halloween 2011 - Monday, Oct 31|
|Easter 2011 - Sunday, Apr 24||Veterans Day 2011 - Friday, Nov 11|
|Mothers Day 2011 - Sunday, May 8||Thanksgiving 2011 - Thursday, Nov 24|
|Memorial Day 2011 - Monday, May 30||Christmas Day 2011 - Sunday, Dec 25|
|Holidays in red are federal holidays.|