Wednesday December 12, 2018

Day of Arafat 2017

Muslim men in prayer.Muslim men in prayer.

Day of Arafat for the year 2017 is celebrated/ observed on sundown of Wednesday August 30 ending at sundown on Thursday, August 31.

Thursday, August 31st is the 242 day of the 2017 calendar year with -1 year, -3 months, -12 days until Day of Arafat 2017.

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

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

August 2017 Holidays

Date Holiday Details Days to Go
Aug 1 - TuesTisha B'Av 2017Jewish-498
Aug 6 - Sun Friendship Day 2017 Observance-493
Aug 7 - MonRaksha Bandhan 2017Hindu-492
Aug 14 - MonKrishna Janmashtami 2017Hindu-485
Aug 15 - TuesAssumption of Mary 2017Christian-484
Aug 19 - SatNational Aviation Day 2017Observance-480
Aug 21 - MonSenior Citizens Day 2017Observance-478
Aug 24 - ThursGanesh Chaturthi 2017Hindu-475
Aug 26 - Sat Women's Equality Day 2017 Observance-473
Aug 31 - ThursDay of Arafat 2017Muslim-468

Day of Arafat by Year