Ashura

Ashura
Date and time
All day, August 30, 2020
Description

Culture or religion: Islamic

A day in Muharram, the first month of the Islamic calendar, that commemorates God saving Moses from the Egyptians. For Shia-Muslims, it is a day of mourning the martyrdom of Hussein in 680 AD.

Ashura is an Islamic holy day.

NOTE: This calendar listing is intended to provide information about the named cultural/religious observation and is not intended as an actual campus event. If a campus event is associated with this observance, it will be listed separately on the master calendar.

Event sponsor
Admission

Free

Open to public, current students, faculty, staff
Location
TBA