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Ashura - Wikipedia

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Ashura is the tenth day of Muharram in the Islamic calendar. For Shi'a Muslims, Ashura marks the climax of the Remembrance of Muharram, and commemorates  ...

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(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 ...

Ashura 2016: Self-flagellation begins as Islamic world marks ...

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Oct 10, 2016 ... Muslims have begun celebrating the religious festival of Ashura, with some Shia men flagellating themselves to commemorate the martyrdom of ...

The Day of Ashura - Who is Hussain?

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The Day of Ashura marks the death anniversary of Hussain ibn Ali, a 7th century revolutionary leader who was killed in The Battle of Karbala. The Day of Ashura ...

Ashura Day: Why Shia Muslims mutilate themselves & their children ...

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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 Historical Significance of `Ashura

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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 ...

When Is Ashura 2016? Dates, Key Facts, History, Plus Why Shiites ...

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Oct 9, 2016 ... The Islamic holy day of Ashura has very different significance for Sunni and Shiite Muslims.

Islamic festival of Ashura continues as children smear themselves in ...

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Oct 12, 2016 ... The young Shia Muslim was taking part in a ceremony to mark the Muslim festival of Ashura, which mourns the death of Imam Hussein, ...

Shi'ite Muslim boys self-flagellate with sharp blades for Holy Day of ...

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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 ...

Ashura in Iran - Timeanddate.com

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Dates for Ashura - Iran, 2016, 2017 and other years.

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Ashura
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.
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Ashura - ReligionFacts

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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 ...

Islamic Observances: Day of Ashura | Office Holidays

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Find out the dates, history and traditions of the Festival known as Ashura or 10th Muharram.

Islamic New Year 2016: What is Muharram 2016 and Ashura fasting ...

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Oct 10, 2016 ... For Shi'a Muslims, the Day of Ashura is also a day of mourning for Husayn ibn Ali, a grandson of the Prophet Muhammed who was martyred in ...