Thursday May 19, 2022

Ashura 2005


Reenactment of death of Imam Hussain’s martyred son in Manama, Bahrain.
February 2005
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Ash Wednesday
Wednesday February 9
-17 years, -3 months, -10 days
or -6308 days

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Valentines Day
Monday February 14
-17 years, -3 months, -5 days
or -6303 days

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Ashura
Saturday February 19
-17 years, -3 months
or -6298 days

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Presidents Day
Monday February 21
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Ashura for the year 2005 is celebrated/ observed on sundown Friday, February 18th ending sundown of Saturday, February 19th.


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 2005

Friday, February 18th is day number 49 of the 2005 calendar year with -17 years, -3 months, -1 day until Ashura 2005.


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 2021 Sunday, August 29, 2021 -263
Ashura 2022 Friday, August 19, 2022 92
Ashura 2023 Tuesday, August 08, 2023 446
Ashura 2024 Sunday, July 28, 2024 801
Ashura 2025 Wednesday, July 16, 2025 1154
Ashura 2026 Sunday, July 05, 2026 1508


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