Ashura for the year 2024 is celebrated/ observed on sundown of Tuesday, July 16th ending at sundown on Wednesday, July 17th.
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.
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|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 2024?
Tuesday, July 16th is the 197 day of the 2024 calendar year with 5 years, 8 months, 26 days until the celebration/ observance of Ashura 2024.
July 2024 Holidays
|Date||Holiday||Details||Days to Go|
|Jul 4 - Thurs||4th of July - Independence Day 2024||Federal Holiday||2084|
|Jul 7 - Sun||Rath Yatra 2024||Hindu||2087|
|Jul 8 - Mon||Muharram 2024||Muslim||2088|
|Jun 16 - Sun||Day of Arafat 2024||Muslim||2096|
|Jul 17 - Wed||Ashura 2024||Muslim||2097|
|Jul 28 - Sun||Parents Day 2024||Observance||2108|