Day of Arafat for the year 2017 is celebrated/ observed on sundown of August 30 ending at sundown on Thursday, August 31.
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.
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|Day of Arafat|
|Name(s):||Day of Arafat, Day of Arafah, Day of Repentance and Acceptance Supplications|
|When:||9th day of Dhul-Hijjah on Islamic Calendar|
Days till Day of Arafat 2017
There are -175 days until the celebration/ observance of Day of Arafat 2017.