Tuesday February 11, 2020

Ashura 2022


Reenactment of death of Imam Hussain’s martyred son in Manama, Bahrain.
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Friendship Day
Sunday August 7
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Ashura
Monday August 8
2 years, 5 months, 28 days
or 909 days

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Monday August 15
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Senior Citizens Day
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Ashura for the year 2022 is celebrated/ observed on sundown of Sunday, August 7th ending at sundown on Monday, August 8th.


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 2022

Sunday, August 7th is day number 219 of the 2022 calendar year with 2 years, 5 months, 27 days until Ashura 2022.


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 Saturday, September 21, 2019 -143
Ashura 2020 Thursday, September 10, 2020 212
Ashura 2021 Sunday, August 29, 2021 565
Ashura 2022 Friday, August 19, 2022 920
Ashura 2023 Tuesday, August 08, 2023 1274
Ashura 2024 Sunday, July 28, 2024 1629


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