Tuesday May 21, 2024

Ashura 2018


Reenactment of death of Imam Hussain’s martyred son in Manama, Bahrain.
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Ashura
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Ashura for the year 2018 is celebrated/ observed on sundown of September 20 ending at sundown on Friday, September 21.


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 2018

Thursday, September 20th is day number 263 of the 2018 calendar year with -5 years, -8 months, -1 day until Ashura 2018.


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 -266
Ashura 2024 Monday, August 19, 2024 90
Ashura 2025 Friday, August 08, 2025 444
Ashura 2026 Tuesday, July 28, 2026 798
Ashura 2027 Friday, July 16, 2027 1151
Ashura 2028 Wednesday, July 05, 2028 1506


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