The Significance of the Month of Muharram and its Tenth day (Ashura)
14 Oct, 2015
The following booklet is a short and precise discussion on the importance and significance of the Holy month of Muharram which is the first month in the Islamic calendar. It was compiled by a senior Hadith specialist of Indian origin by the name of Shaykh Fazlur Rahman Azmi who currently resides in South Africa. The work has also outlined the matters pertaining to the 10th day of Muharram known as Ashura and the days that fasting is significant. The work also serves to dispel some of the myths and superstitions that some people have introduced over time in the name of Islam.