Tuesday October 20, 2020

Ashura 2018


Reenactment of death of Imam Hussain’s martyred son in Manama, Bahrain.
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Labor Day
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Sunday September 9
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Constitution Citizenship Day
Monday September 17
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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 -2 years, -1 month, -0 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 2019 Tuesday, September 10, 2019 -406
Ashura 2020 Saturday, August 29, 2020 -52
Ashura 2021 Thursday, August 19, 2021 303
Ashura 2022 Monday, August 08, 2022 657
Ashura 2023 Friday, July 28, 2023 1011
Ashura 2024 Wednesday, July 17, 2024 1366


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