Ashura 2022

Ashura date is on 9-Aug-22. Ashura is known as Youm-e-Ashura the tenth day of Muharram. Ashura observes every year in the month of Islamic Date of MUHARRAM 10. Ashura is also called youm-e-ashura in the Arabic world. Ashura 2022 will be expected in the Arabic world as of 08-Aug-22 and in Pakistan, India, Bangladesh, and some other parts of the world on 9-Aug-22.

Arab countries & followed regions
Event Date Hijri Date
Ashura 08-Aug-22 10 Muharram 1444 AH
Pakistan, India & followed countries
Event Date Hijri Date
Ashura 9-Aug-22 10 Muharram 1444 AH

Ashura 2022 10 Muharram Date

Youm-e-Ashura, 10th Muharram, is a Muslim holy day that lies on the 10th day of Muharram, which is the first Islamic month. On the other side, the term came from the Arabic word that means ten. However, Muharram was among the 4 sacred months in which fighting was prohibited.

Fasting on Youm-e-Ashura 10 Muharram Date was the norm in the early Islamic civilization, and the Prophet Muhammad (Peace Be Upon Him) also fasted on the day. He also advised his companions to fast on Ashura. However, fasting on Ashura is recommended but not obligatory for Muslims.

The day of Ashura 2022 Muharram date is acknowledged for several key Islamic events. However, it is mainly associated with the martyrdom of Hazrat Imam Hussain (AS) and his companions. Processions and rallies are organized by people to pay tribute to the grandson and family members of Prophet Muhammad (Peace Be Upon Him). In mosques and Imambargahs, ulemas describe the significance of the holy Islamic day and the sacrifices of Ahl-e-Bayt.

On this page, you can check the dates related to the upcoming Ashura 2022 in Pakistan and worldwide. On the other side, in Pakistan, it is expected that 10 Muharram Youm-e-Ashura is on 09 August 2022. However, the final date will be announced after the Central Ruet e Hilal meeting. In addition, you can also visit the Islamic calendar or pages of other Islamic events to assess the expected dates.

Upcoming Islamic Events
Latest Reviews

Muslims learn from this great event that oppression will never go unnoticed by God, and the truly righteous will always be victorious.

  • Sarmad , Islamabad
  • Mon 16 Aug, 2021

Some believe that a day’s fast on Ashura purges all the sins of the previous year

  • Shahveer , Lahore
  • Fri 13 Aug, 2021

Ashura is a holy day for Muslims all over the world, celebrated on the 10th day of Muharram, according to the Islamic calendar.

  • Samad , Lahore
  • Wed 11 Aug, 2021

The Ruet e Hilal Committee in Pakistan announced that the Ashura will be observed on next Thursday (August 19) in the country.

  • Waqas , Islamabad
  • Tue 10 Aug, 2021

Ashura is regarded among the important days of Islamic calendar. Muslims all around the world observe it on the 10th day of Muharram.

  • Raza , Hyderabad
  • Mon 09 Aug, 2021