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'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


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 ...

Ashura - ReligionFacts


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.) On Ashura in 680, Husayn, grandson of the Prophet Muhammad and the third imam of Shiite ... More »
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Fasting the Day of 'Ashura' - IslamiCity


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', ...

When Is Ashura 2015? Dates, Key Facts, History, Plus Why Shiites ...


Oct 23, 2015 ... For Shiite Muslims, Ashura commemorates the death of Hussein, the grandson of the Prophet Muhammad.

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


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' | Books on Islam and Muslims | Al ...


A Probe into the History of Ashura'. A history of the events leading to and including the tragedy of Karbala, and its aftermath.

Ashura 2014: Dates, Rituals And History Explained (PHOTOS)


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 ...

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Q: What is Ashura?
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Q: Who is Ashura?
A: in the moslem's culture ashura is a name of the tenth day of arabic month(moharram). which in this day the most horrible trajedi was happend Imam Hossein with h... Read More »
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Q: How long is Ashura?
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A: Ibn Abbas related : When the Prophet Muhammad (Blessings and peace of Allah be upon him) came to Madinah, he found (the Jews) fasting on the day of 'Ashura' (i.... Read More »
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Q: What is the holiday of Ashura celebrate?
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