Ashura for the year 2026 is celebrated/ observed on sundown of Friday, June 26th ending at sundown on Friday, June 26th.
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 2026
Friday, June 26th is day number 177 of the 2026 calendar year with 2 years, 6 months, 27 days until Ashura 2026.
|Name(s):||Ashura, Hosay, Day of Attonement, Tabuik, Tobot|
|When:||10th day of the month of Muharram on Islamic Calendar|
Dates for Ashura
|Holiday||Date||Days to Go|
|Ashura 2022||Monday, August 29, 2022||-458|
|Ashura 2023||Saturday, August 19, 2023||-103|
|Ashura 2024||Thursday, August 08, 2024||252|
|Ashura 2025||Monday, July 28, 2025||606|
|Ashura 2026||Thursday, July 16, 2026||959|
|Ashura 2027||Monday, July 05, 2027||1313|