Saturday September 18, 2021

Ashura 2022


Reenactment of death of Imam Hussain’s martyred son in Manama, Bahrain.
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Monday August 8
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or 324 days

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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 10 months, 20 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 2020 Saturday, August 29, 2020 -385
Ashura 2021 Thursday, August 19, 2021 -30
Ashura 2022 Monday, August 08, 2022 324
Ashura 2023 Friday, July 28, 2023 678
Ashura 2024 Tuesday, July 16, 2024 1032
Ashura 2025 Saturday, July 05, 2025 1386


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