Wednesday November 21, 2018

Ashura 2013


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 2013 is celebrated/ observed on sundown Wednesday, November 13th ending on sundown of Thursday, November 14th.


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)

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 2013?

Wednesday, November 13th is the 316 day of the 2013 calendar year with -5 years, -8 days until the celebration/ observance of Ashura 2013.


November 2013 Holidays

Date Holiday Details Days to Go
Nov 1All Saints' Day 2013Christian-1846
Nov 2All Souls Day 2013Christian-1845
Nov 3Daylight Saving Time - ends 2013Daylight Saving-1844
Nov 3Muharram 2013Muslim-1844
Nov 3Diwali 2013Hindu -1844
Nov 11Veterans Day 2013Federal Holiday-1836
Nov 14Ashura 2013Muslim-1833
Nov 28Thanksgiving Day 2013Federal Holiday-1819
Nov 29Black Friday 2013Observance-1818

Ashura by Year

Related Holidays in 2013

Federal Holidays 2013



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