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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
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Assumption of Mary Day
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 -1 year, -10 months, -6 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 2023 Tuesday, August 29, 2023 -289
Ashura 2024 Monday, August 19, 2024 67
Ashura 2025 Friday, August 08, 2025 421
Ashura 2026 Tuesday, July 28, 2026 775
Ashura 2027 Friday, July 16, 2027 1128
Ashura 2028 Wednesday, July 05, 2028 1483


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