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The Day of Ashura (Arabic: عاشوراء‎ ʻĀshūrā’, Ashura, Ashoura) is on the 10th day of Muharram in the Islamic calendar and marks the climax of the Remembrance of Muharram. It is commemorated by Shia Muslims as a day of mourning for the martyrdom of Husayn ibn Ali, the grandson of the Islamic Prophet Muhammad at the Battle of Karbala on 10 Muharram in the year 61 AH (October 2, 680 CE)

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Date and Time (Original) 2010:12:16 11:32:25