Wednesday December 12, 2018

Ashura 2020

Reenactment of death of Imam Hussain’s martyred son in Manama, Bahrain.Reenactment of death of Imam Hussain’s martyred son in Manama, Bahrain.

Ashura for the year 2020 is celebrated/ observed on sundown of Friday, August 28th ending at sundown on Saturday, August 29th.

Friday, August 28th is the 240 day of the 2020 calendar year with 1 year, 8 months, 16 days until Ashura 2020.

More information on Ashura. (Traditions, Customs and History)

Name(s):Ashura, Hosay, Day of Attonement, Tabuik, Tobot
Type:Observance, Muslim
When:10th day of the month of Muharram on Islamic Calendar

August 2020 Holidays

Date Holiday Details Days to Go
Aug 2 - Sun Friendship Day 2020 Observance599
Aug 3 - MonRaksha Bandhan 2020Hindu600
Aug 10 - MonKrishna Janmashtami 2020Hindu607
Aug 15 - SatAssumption of Mary 2020Christian612
Aug 19 - WedNational Aviation Day 2020Observance616
Aug 21 - FriMuharram 2020Muslim618
Aug 21 - FriGanesh Chaturthi 2020Hindu618
Aug 21 - FriSenior Citizens Day 2020Observance618
Aug 26 - Wed Women's Equality Day 2020 Observance623
Aug 29 - SatAshura 2020Muslim626

Ashura by Year