Tuesday, October 11, 2016
'Ashura is a religious observance marked every year by Muslims. The word 'ashura literally means "10th," as it is on the 10th day of Muharram, the first month of the Islamic year.
The Day of Ashura is on the tenth day of Muharram in the Islamic calendar and
marks the climax of the Remembrance of Muharram. Shiite commemorations of ...
Mar 17, 2015 ... Ashura (also spelled Aashurah, 'Ashurah or Aashoorah), is an Islamic holiday
observed on the 10th of Muharram, the first month of the Islamic ...
Oct 25, 2015 ... Blood has been spilt as Shia Muslims marked the Day of Ashura,
commemorating the death of the Prophet Mohammed's grandson, Imam ...
(The date does not correspond to an exact date on the Western, Gregorian calendar because the Islamic calendar is pegged to the moon's 28-day cycle, and so moves from year to year.)
in 680, Husayn, grandson of the Prophet Muhammad and the third imam of Shiite ... More »
(Oh Allah) How could an argument be given about Your Existence by a being
whose total and complete existence is in need of you? When did you ever ...
Oct 24, 2015 ... 'Ashura' commemorates the day that Allah saved the Children of Israel from
Pharaoh. Fasting on Muharram 10, known as the Day of 'Ashura', ...
Nov 4, 2014 ... A man picks a razor from the floor after flagellating himself during a ceremony for
the Ashura festival at a mosque in central Yangon, Myanmar, ...
The Historical Significance of 'Ashura. Mu'awiyah ibn Abu Sufyan (Radiyallahu '
anh) relates: I heard the Messenger of Allah (Subhanahu wa Ta'ala) say: "It is ...
Oct 24, 2015 ... The bloody rituals were part of the holy Day of Ashura, when Shi'ite Muslims
remember the death of Imam Hussein at the Battle of Karbala in ...