Yom Ashura or Ashura (عاشوراء‎ ʻĀshūrā’) is the tenth day of Muḥarram, the first month in the Islamic calendar. Ashura marks the climax of the Remembrance of Muharram, and commemorates the death of Husayn ibn Ali, the grandson of the prophet of Islam, Muhammad at the Battle of Karbala on 10 Muharram in the year 61 AH (October 10, 680 CE). Mourning for the incident began almost immediately after the Battle of Karbala.

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Coloriamo la Storia di Ashura

Questo libretto, attraverso una breve storia e immagini da colorare, spiega in modo semplice ma completo le vicende che portarono alla tragedia di Karbala’ ed alla morte del terzo Imam, Imam al-Husayn (as) permettendo ai bambini di comprendere i motivi delle celebrazioni del martiro dell’Imam (as) durante Muharram

Contextualising The Tragedy Of Karbala
Race (And Gender) In Our Portrayals Of Karbala
Let’s Learn About Imam Zainulabideen (as)

The 4th Imam Ali Zainulabideen (AS) spread Truth through prayers and mourning for the martyrs of Karbala. Learn about his life and teachings.  For hard copies please contact the number 00447974648217 or send an email at

Let’s Learn About Bibi Sakina (as)

Bibi Sakina (AS) the 4-year-old daughter of Imam Hussain (AS) was special. Her pain and suffering after Ashoor touched the hearts of millions. Find out about her courage as she faced the cruel Yazeed. For hard copies please contact the number: 00447974648217 or send an email at:

Let’s Learn About Hadhrat Abbas

Learn about Hadhrat Abbas, this valiant son of Imam Ali (AS), who supported his brother Imam Hussain (AS) through every breath of his life. Read details of his role in Karbala as he held the banner of Islam high in his hands. For hard copies please contact the number 00447974648217 or send an email at