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.
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)
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How many days to Muharram 2008?
Wednesday, January 9th is the 8 day of the 2008 calendar year with -10 years, -9 months, -7 days until the start of the celebration/ observance of Muharram 2008.