Wednesday January 16, 2019

Ashura 2021

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 2021 is celebrated/ observed on sundown of Wednesday, August 18th ending at sundown on Thursday, August 19th.

Wednesday, August 18th is the 229 day of the 2021 calendar year with 2 years, 7 months, 2 days until Ashura 2021.

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 2021 Holidays

Date Holiday Details Days to Go
Aug 1 - SunFriendship Day 2021Observance928
Sep 9 - ThursGanesh Chaturthi 2021Hindu967
Aug 10 - TuesMuharram 2021Muslim937
Aug 15 - SunAssumption of Mary 2021Christian942
Aug 19 - ThursNational Aviation Day 2021Observance946
Aug 19 - ThursAshura 2021Muslim946
Aug 21 - SatRaksha Bandhan 2021Hindu948
Aug 21 - SatSenior Citizens Day 2021Observance948
Aug 26 - ThursWomen's Equality Day 2021Observance953
Aug 29 - SunKrishna Janmashtami 2021Hindu956

Ashura by Year