A Stand Against Oppression

Imam Hussein’s sacrifice was a moral stand against oppression. Instead of pledging allegiance to the tyrant of the time, Yazid Ibn Mu’awiya, he chose to take a stand against him, and was forced to lea…

When is Ashura 2017?

This year, Ashura will fall on Friday, September 27th, 2017. This day marks the tenth day of Muharram in the Islamic calendar. On this day, Imam Hussain (AS) was martyred, along with 72 of his compani…

When is Ashura 2016?

Ashura will fall on Wednesday, October 12th 2016. This day marks the tenth day of Muharram in the Islamic calendar. On this day, Imam Hussain (AS) was martyred, along with 72 of his companions, in the…

What is Ashura?

The day of Ashura is observed by Muslims all over the world to mourn the brutal killing of Prophet Muhammed (SAW)’s grandson, Imam Hussein (AS), and his family. It is an Arabic word that literally mea…