Muharram for the year 2005 starts on Thursday, February 10th and ends on Friday, March 11th. Because the Muslim calendar is a lunar calendar, the holiday begins on the sunset of the previous day on the evening of Wednesday, February 9th.
Muharram is the first Month in the Islamic calendar with the first day is Muharram the start of the New Year for Muslims. Some Muslims will fast during the first month of Muharram.
More information on Muharram. (Dates, Customs and History for Muharram)
|When:||First month of the Islamic calendar|
How many days to Muharram 2005?
Thursday, February 10th is the 40 day of the 2005 calendar year with -13 years, -8 months, -12 days until the start of the celebration/ observance of Muharram 2005.
February 2005 Holidays
|Date||Holiday||Details||Days to Go|
|Feb 1||National Freedom Day 2005||Observance||-5012|
|Feb 2||Groundhog Day 2005||Observance||-5011|
|Feb 4||National Wear Red Day 2005||Observance||-5009|
|Feb 7||Tu B'Shevat 2005||Jewish||-5006|
|Feb 8||Mardi Gras 2005||Christian||-5005|
|Feb 9||Ash Wednesday 2005||Christian||-5004|
|Feb 9||Muharram 2005||Muslim||-5004|
|Feb 9||Lent 2005||Christian||-5004|
|Feb 11||Lincoln's Birthday 2005||Observance||-5002|
|Feb 14||Valentine's Day 2005||Observance||-4999|
|Feb 21||Presidents' Day - Washington's Birthday 2005||Federal Holiday||-4992|
|Feb 9||Chinese New Year 2005||Observance||-5004|