Saturday January 23, 2021

Ashura 2018


Reenactment of death of Imam Hussain’s martyred son in Manama, Bahrain.
September 2018
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Labor Day
Monday September 3
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Grandparents Day
Sunday September 9
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Constitution Citizenship Day
Monday September 17
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Ashura
Friday September 21
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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 -2 years, -4 months, -3 days 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 2020 Thursday, September 10, 2020 -135
Ashura 2021 Sunday, August 29, 2021 218
Ashura 2022 Friday, August 19, 2022 573
Ashura 2023 Tuesday, August 08, 2023 927
Ashura 2024 Sunday, July 28, 2024 1282
Ashura 2025 Thursday, July 17, 2025 1636


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