Ashura for the year 2023 is celebrated/ observed on sundown of Sunday, August 27th ending at sundown on Monday, August 28th.
Ashura falls on the 10th day of the 1st month of Muharram on the Islamic lunar calendar. For Shia Muslims the day commemorates the death of Husayn ibn Ali and for Sunni Muslims the day relates to when Moses and his followers fled Egypt and where saved by God separating the Red Sea.
More information on Ashura. (Dates, Customs and History for Ashura)
|Name(s):||Ashura, Hosay, Day of Attonement, Tabuik, Tobot|
|When:||10th day of the month of Muharram on Islamic Calendar|
How many days to Ashura 2023?
Sunday, August 27th is the 238 day of the 2023 calendar year with 4 years, 10 months, 4 days until the celebration/ observance of Ashura 2023.
August 2023 Holidays
|Date||Holiday||Details||Days to Go|
|Aug 6 - Sun||Friendship Day 2023||Observance||1748|
|Aug 15 - Tues||Assumption of Mary 2023||Christian||1757|
|Aug 19 - Sat||National Aviation Day 2023||Observance||1761|
|Aug 21 - Mon||Senior Citizens Day 2023||Observance||1763|
|Aug 26 - Sat||Women's Equality Day 2023||Observance||1768|
|Aug 28 - Fri||Ashura 2023||Muslim||1770|
|Aug 30 - Wed||Raksha Bandhan 2023||Hindu||1772|