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Day of Arafat 2005

Muslim men in prayer.Muslim men in prayer. Photo by: Omar Chatriwala

Day of Arafat for the year 2005 is celebrated/ observed on sundown of Wednesday, January 19th ending at sundown on Thursday, January 20th.

Day of Arafat falls on the ninth day of the month of Dhul-Hijjah on the lunar Islamic calendar. For Muslims this day is honored by a pilgrimage to Mount Arafat where they gather in prayer waiting for judgment.

More information on Day of Arafat. (Dates, Customs and History for Day of Arafat)

Day of Arafat
Name(s):Day of Arafat, Day of Arafah, Day of Repentance and Acceptance Supplications
Type:Observance, Muslim
When:9th day of Dhul-Hijjah on Islamic Calendar

How many days to Day of Arafat 2005?

Thursday, January 20th is the 19 day of the 2005 calendar year with -13 years, -10 months, -1 day until the celebration/ observance of Day of Arafat 2005.

January 2005 Holidays

Date Holiday Details Days to Go
Jan 1New Year's Day 2005Federal Holiday-5072
Jan 6Epiphany 2005Christian-5067
Jan 7 Orthodox Christmas Day 2005 Orthodox -5066
Jan 9Ashura 2005Muslim-5064
Jan 14 Orthodox New Year 2005 Orthodox -5059
Jan 14Makar Sankranti 2005Hindu-5059
Jan 17 Martin Luther King Day 2005Federal Holiday-5056
Jan 19Day of Arafat 2005Muslim-5054
Jan 21Eid al-Adha 2005Muslim-5052

Day of Arafat by Year

Related Holidays in 2005

Federal Holidays 2005