Tuesday January 22, 2019

Ashura 2016

Reenactment of death of Imam Hussain’s martyred son in Manama, Bahrain.Reenactment of death of Imam Hussain’s martyred son in Manama, Bahrain.

Ashura for the year 2016 is celebrated/ observed on sundown Tuesday, October 11th ending on sundown of Wednesday, October 12th.

Tuesday, October 11th is the 284 day of the 2016 calendar year with -2 years, -3 months, -11 days until Ashura 2016.

More information on Ashura. (Traditions, Customs and History)

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

October 2016 Holidays

Date Holiday Details Days to Go
Oct 1 - SatNavratri 2016Hindu-843
Oct 1 - SatMuharram 2016Muslim-843
Oct 3 - MonChild Health Day 2016Observance-841
Oct 3 - Mon Rosh Hashana 2016 Jewish-841
Oct 9 - SunLeif Erikson 2016Observance-835
Oct 10Dussehra 2016Hindu-834
Oct 12 - WedAshura 2016Muslim-832
Oct 12 - Wed Yom Kippur 2016 Jewish-832
Oct 10 - Mon Columbus Day 2016Federal Holiday-834
Oct 17 - MonBoss's Day 2016Observance-827
Oct 17 - MonSukkot 2016Jewish-827
Oct 24Shemini Atzeret 2016Jewish-820
Oct 25Simchat Torah 2016Jewish-819
Oct 30 - SunDiwali 2016Hindu -814
Oct 31 - Mon Halloween 2016 Observance-813

Ashura by Year