Tuesday June 18, 2019

Day of Arafat 2020

Muslim men in prayer.Muslim men in prayer.

Day of Arafat for the year 2020 is celebrated/ observed on sundown of Wednesday July 29 ending at sundown on Thursday, July 30.

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

Thursday, July 30th is day number 212 of the 2020 calendar year with 1 year, 1 month, 12 days until Day of Arafat 2020.

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

July 2020 Holidays

Date Holiday Details Days to Go
Jul 4 - Sat Independence Day 2020Federal Holiday382
Jul 26 - SunParents Day 2020Observance404
Jul 30 - ThursTisha B'Av 2020Jewish408
Jul 30 - ThursDay of Arafat 2020Muslim408
Jul 31 - FriEid al-Adha 2020Muslim409

Day of Arafat by Year