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.