Ashura is marked by Muslims with voluntary days of fasting, including one that commemorates the day Moses was saved from the Egyptians by God.
The celebration follows Eid al-Fitr, which ended the holy month of Ramadan and was celebrated on May 3.
The holiday begins on the 10th day of the 12th Muslim calendar lunar month of Dhul-Hijjah, as Hajj culminates.
Newsweek has everything you need to know about Eid al-Adha, including when it is celebrated, how long it lasts for and its significance.
Finally seeing a positive Muslim woman on screen, as a superhero, without fixating on her appearance or choice of dress, does reflect reality and is a step in the right direction.
The Marvel Cinematic Universe's first Muslim superhero makes her debut in a low-key Episode 1 of "Ms. Marvel."
A high-ranking Italian state official was able to silence any complaints and until now, effectively erase the memory of the victims' suffering.
Amid cries from residents, the authorities, backed by the ruling Hindu nationalist Bharatiya Janata Party, demolished several shops, kiosks and a mosque front.
The three citizens say they are questioned about their faith every time they return from an international trip.
The skier has denied any deliberate attempt to display the East Turkestan flag at the Olympic Games.
In the past, the candidate said she "loved" when protesters carrying Confederate flags rallied at an appearance of then-President Barack Obama.
The website listed female Indian and Pakistani Muslim movie stars, journalists, activists and artists in a fake auction meant to embarrass them.
CAIR announced it fired Romin Iqbal on Tuesday after a yearlong investigation found he had been passing information to the Investigative Project on Terrorism.
Facebook is banning pages representing businesses controlled by Myanmar's military, a day after a $150 billion lawsuit was filed against the company.
"This is a pox on all our houses. And I would just tell you, this rhetoric, this type of commentary, has to stop," one Republican congressman said.
The Taliban's strict interpretation of Islam states that music is not permitted under Sharia Law.
Mohammed Zubi was told 'We don't negotiate with terrorists" after he asked if he could finish a math assignment at home, according to students.
ISIS claimed responsibility for a suicide bombing at a mosque Friday that killed at least 46 Shiite Muslim worshippers and wounded dozens in Afghanistan.
As Jewish and Muslim American leaders, we call for a renewed commitment to the American principles of patriotism, courage, intelligence, dignity, and character.
China threatened to block COVID-19 vaccines destined for Ukraine unless it pulled its support of an investigation of Xinjiang using ethnic minorities for labor.
The Council on American-Islamic Relations said Biden "literally aids, abets and justifies the Israeli apartheid government's indiscriminate bombing."
"The lives of Palestinian Muslims are equally precious," the Chinese official said.
Abdureqip Tomurniyaz, president of the Xinjiang Islamic Association, said that the U.S. and Western nations "want to sabotage Xinjiang's harmony and stability, contain China's rise and alienate relations between China and Islamic countries."
Eid al-Fitr can be celebrated for up to three days and most festivities involve food as well as visiting family and friends.
American politicians have ignored domestic mass shootings and skyrocketing income inequality, the Chinese Communist Party's official media outlet wrote Monday.
"The United States must speak out strongly against the violence," Sanders tweeted on Saturday.
A report from an Australian think tank says a Chinese government campaign to destroy mosques has impacted the number of people openly practicing Islam.
The main state newspaper released a report on its findings about "lies" from the U.S. and other countries on the region.
John Bennett, a former state lawmaker, was elected chairman of the Oklahoma GOP on April 10. He made the controversial post in November 2016.
It is time for the world to ramp up the fight against ignorance and bigotry.