Muharram for the year 2006 starts on Tuesday, January 31st and ends on Tuesday, February 28th. Because the Muslim calendar is a lunar calendar, the holiday begins on the sunset of the previous day on the evening of Monday, January 30th.
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 2006?
Tuesday, January 31st is the 30 day of the 2006 calendar year with -12 years, -9 months, -14 days until the start of the celebration/ observance of Muharram 2006.
January 2006 Holidays
|Date||Holiday||Details||Days to Go|
|Jan 1||New Year's Day 2006||Federal Holiday||-4701|
|Jan 6||Epiphany 2006||Christian||-4696|
|Jan 7||Orthodox Christmas Day 2006||Orthodox||-4695|
|Jan 9||Ashura 2006||Muslim||-4693|
|Jan 14||Orthodox New Year 2006||Orthodox||-4688|
|Jan 14||Makar Sankranti 2006||Hindu||-4688|
|Jan 16||Martin Luther King Day 2006||Federal Holiday||-4686|
|Jan 29||Chinese New Year 2006||Observance||-4673|
|Jan 30||Muharram 2006||Muslim||-4672|