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Why Do Shia Muslims Practise Self-Flagellation On Ashura?
Ashura 2018 is here. The day of Ashura is of great importance to all the Muslims around the world. Ashura day implies the 10th day of Muharram, according to the Islamic calendar. The tenth day of Muharram falls on September 21, ...
Significance Of The Ashura Day
The term 'Ashura' means ten in Arabic. The day of Ashura implies the tenth day of Muharram according to the Islamic calendar. Ashura marks the final day of mourning in Muharram. On this day, the Shia community of the Muslims observe ...
Significance Of The Ashura Day
Why is Muharram Observed?
Muharram is the first month of the Islamic calendar. According to Islamic beliefs, it is one of the four sacred months of the year. The word 'Muharram' means 'forbidden'. The word is basically derived from 'haram' which means sinful. The month ...
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