Ashura for the year 2018 is celebrated/ observed on Friday, September 21.
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)
Days till Ashura 2018
There are 305 days until the celebration/ observance of Ashura 2018.
National Holidays for 2018
|New Years Day 2018 - Monday, Jan 1||Fathers Day 2018 - Sunday, June 17|
|Martin Luther King 2018 - Monday, Jan 15||4th of July 2018 - Wednesday, July 4|
|Valentines Day 2018 - Wednesday, Feb 14||Labor Day 2018 - Monday, Sept 3|
|Presidents Day 2018 - Monday, Feb 19||Columbus Day 2018 - Monday, Oct 8|
|St. Patrick's Day 2018 - Saturday, Mar 17||Halloween 2018 - Wednesday, Oct 31|
|Easter 2018 - Sunday, Apr 1||Veterans Day 2018 - Sunday, Nov 11|
|Mothers Day 2018 - Sunday, May 13||Thanksgiving 2018 - Thursday, Nov 22|
|Memorial Day 2018 - Monday, May 28||Christmas Day 2018 - Tuesday, Dec 25|
|Holidays in red are federal holidays.|