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Day of Arafat 2012

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

Day of Arafat for the year 2012 is celebrated/ observed on sundown of Wednesday, October 24th ending at sundown on Thursday, October 25th.

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 2012?

Thursday, October 25th is the 298 day of the 2012 calendar year with -6 years, -18 days until the celebration/ observance of Day of Arafat 2012.

October 2012 Holidays

Date Holiday Details Days to Go
Oct 1Child Health Day 2012Observance-2234
Oct 1Sukkot 2012Jewish-2234
Oct 8Columbus Day 2012Federal Holiday-2227
Oct 8Shemini Atzeret 2012Jewish-2227
Oct 9Simchat Torah 2012Jewish-2226
Oct 9Leif Erikson 2012Observance-2226
Oct 15Navratri 2012Hindu-2220
Oct 16Boss's Day 2012Observance-2219
Oct 23Dussehra 2012Hindu-2212
Oct 25Day of Arafat 2012Muslim-2210
Oct 26Eid al-Adha 2012Muslim-2209
Oct 31Halloween 2012Observance-2204

Day of Arafat by Year

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Federal Holidays 2012