Saturday, October 24, 2015
'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.
Day of Ashura. AschuraFestKarbala.jpg. Pilgrims gather for the Ashura ritual in
Karbala, Iraq, 2008. About 2.5 million people are estimated to have gathered in ...
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 ...
(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 ...
(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 »
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', ...
Oct 23, 2015 ... For Shiite Muslims, Ashura commemorates the death of Hussein, the grandson of
the Prophet Muhammad.
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 ...
A Probe into the History of Ashura'. A history of the events leading to and
including the tragedy of Karbala, and its aftermath.
Nov 3, 2014 ... Ashura, an optional fast day for Muslims that commemorates different things for
Sunnis and Shiites, falls on Nov. 2-3, 2014. The word itself ...