Monday February 17, 2020

Ashura 2011


Reenactment of death of Imam Hussain’s martyred son in Manama, Bahrain.
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Ashura for the year 2011 is celebrated/ observed on sundown Monday, December 5th ending on sundown of Tuesday, December 6th.


Ashura marks the 10th day of the 1st month of Muharram on the Islamic lunar calendar. The day commemorates for Shia Muslims the death of Husayn ibn Ali who was the grandson of Muhammad in the Battle of Karbala of October 10, 680 CE. For Sunni Muslims the day relates to when Moses and his followers fled Egypt and where saved by God separating the Red Sea.

Days to Ashura 2011

Monday, December 5th is day number 339 of the 2011 calendar year with -8 years, -2 months, -12 days until Ashura 2011.


Ashura
Name(s):Ashura, Hosay, Day of Attonement, Tabuik, Tobot
Type:Observance, Muslim
When:10th day of the month of Muharram on Islamic Calendar

Dates for Ashura

HolidayDateDays to Go
Ashura 2019 Saturday, September 21, 2019 -150
Ashura 2020 Thursday, September 10, 2020 205
Ashura 2021 Sunday, August 29, 2021 558
Ashura 2022 Friday, August 19, 2022 913
Ashura 2023 Tuesday, August 08, 2023 1267
Ashura 2024 Sunday, July 28, 2024 1622


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