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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 -12 years, -7 months, -9 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 2023 Tuesday, August 29, 2023 -320
Ashura 2024 Monday, August 19, 2024 36
Ashura 2025 Friday, August 08, 2025 390
Ashura 2026 Tuesday, July 28, 2026 744
Ashura 2027 Friday, July 16, 2027 1097
Ashura 2028 Wednesday, July 05, 2028 1452


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