Ashura for the year 2017 is celebrated/ observed on sundown of September 29 ending at sundown on Saturday, September 30.
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)
|Name(s):||Ashura, Hosay, Day of Attonement, Tabuik, Tobot|
|When:||10 Muharram on Islamic Calendar|
Days till Ashura 2017
There are -113 days until the celebration/ observance of Ashura 2017.