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Ashura (Islamic)

From Calendar: Diversity Calendar

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From: November 3, 2014 at 12:00am to: 12:00pm

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A day of fasting observed on the 10th day of the month of Muharram to celebrate Moses‟ exodus from Egypt. For Shi‟a Muslims, it also marks the climax of the ten-day Remembrance of Muharram, which mourns the martyrdom of Hussein at the Battle of Kerbala in 680 CE.

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