Ashura is a public holiday in Pakistan. In the table below, you will find when Ashura is official marked and celebrated in Pakistan over a span of 15 years. All the information display below is also available via our API as well as downloadable as a csv. Signup here to get started.

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Year Day of the Week Date Name
2010
Thursday December 16 Ashura
2011
Monday December 5 Ashura
2012
Friday November 23 Ashura
2013
Wednesday November 13 Ashura
2014
Monday November 3 Ashura
2015
Friday October 23 Ashura
2016
Tuesday October 11 Ashura
2017
Saturday September 30 Ashura
2018
Friday September 21 Ashura
2019
Monday September 9 Ashura
2020
Saturday August 29 Ashura
2021
Wednesday August 18 Ashura
2022
Tuesday August 9 Ashura
2023
Thursday July 27 Ashura
2024
Tuesday July 16 Ashura

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