Thursday April 18, 2024

Egypt Flag Muharram - Egypt


In Egypt Muharram marks the beginning of a new year according to their lunar based calendar. It celebrates the dawning of a fresh start and new beginning.

Celebration\ Observance

Celebrations depend on belief to where some Muslims make a pilgrimage or fast or just continue to go to the mosque every morning. Either way it is a time for reflection and plans for a new year.


Muharram is a very sacred months to where Muslims are not supposed to fight for the entire months. This holiday marks the beginning of the month and the period of peace.

Egypt Public Holidays

Yearly Calendars

Provides calendars for the calendar year for Egypt.

Holiday Dates for the Year

Provides the dates for holidays for the calendar year for Egypt.