Definitions

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. A voluntary fast-day observed by the Mohammedans on the 10th day of the month Muharram.

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Examples

  • Turkish Sunnis make ashura and give it to neighbors to celebrate good fortune.

    Day of Honey

  • Yet, where was the fire coming from? ashura protests

    Demonstrations in Tehran:

  • Here are a few pictures of my sons and daughters protesting the rule of devil itself. ashura protests

    Demonstrations in Tehran:

  • If things turn around, they will turn around too, they might be mean, but they are very adaptable, and they will not even yawn for free. ashura protests

    Printing: Demonstrations in Tehran:

  • By Abbas Sadeghian, Ph.D. (about the author) Page 3 of 3 page (s) opednews. com Permalink ashura protests

    Demonstrations in Tehran:

  • Hussain is Humanity they embrace remembering protesting against Yazidi Islam the atrocities the disgrace on the soul of humanity that they have forgotten in any case kule yomin ashura kule arzin karbala historical words just in case to remind them another karbala wont take place shah ast hussain as coup de grace

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  • Allahs law safe from a yazidi outlaw every land karbala every day ashura ghame hussain a pain since 1400 years a wound that is raw moharram a protest against spiritual terrorism through eyes of shiasm as the world saw a drowning man needs ahle bayt not just a straw trampling yazidiyat sher e nayastane hyders claw

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  • In the late spring of 2003, like hundreds of reporters, I joined the multitudes flocking to Karbala for ashura, the Shi'ite pilgrimage which had been forbidden under Saddam.

    Tish Durkin: Iraq: A Place of Ambivalence

  • I remember an anti-war activist who was staying in our hotel in Baghdad, who had not come to Karbala for that first ashura.

    Tish Durkin: Iraq: A Place of Ambivalence

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