Tuesday January 22, 2019

Muharram 2008

Muslim procession celebrating Muharram in Allahabad, India.Muslim procession celebrating Muharram in Allahabad, India.

Muharram for the year 2008 starts on Wednesday, January 9th and ends on Wednesday, February 6th. Because the Muslim calendar is a lunar calendar, the holiday begins on the sunset of the previous day on the evening of Tuesday, January 8th.

Wednesday, January 9th is the 8 day of the 2008 calendar year with -11 years, -13 days until the start of the celebration/ observance of Muharram 2008.

More information on Muharram. (Traditions, Customs and History)

Name(s):Muharram, Al-Hijra
Type:Observance, Muslim
When:First month of the Islamic calendar

January 2008 Holidays

Date Holiday Details Days to Go
Jan 1New Year's Day 2008Federal Holiday-4039
Jan 6Epiphany 2008Christian-4034
Jan 7Orthodox Christmas Day 2008Orthodox-4033
Jan 9Muharram 2008Muslim-4031
Jan 14Makar Sankranti 2008Hindu-4026
Jan 14Orthodox New Year 2008Orthodox-4026
Jan 18Ashura 2008Muslim-4022
Jan 21Martin Luther King Day 2008Federal Holiday-4019
Jan 22Tu B'Shevat 2008Jewish-4018

Muharram by Year