Friday October 23, 2020

Muharram 2009


Muslim procession celebrating Muharram in Allahabad, India.
December 2009
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St Nicholas Day
Sunday December 6
-10 years, -10 months, -17 days
or -3974 days

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Muharram
Friday December 18
-10 years, -10 months, -5 days
or -3962 days

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Christmas Day
Friday December 25

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New Years Eve
Thursday December 31
-10 years, -9 months, -23 days
or -3949 days

Muharram for the year 2009 starts on Friday, December 18th and ends on Thursday, January 15th. Because the Islamic calendar is a lunar calendar with days starting at sunset, the holiday begins at sunset of the previous day on Thursday, December 17th.


Muharram is the first month in the Islamic calendar. The first day of Muharram is considered by many Muslims as the start of the New year for Islam. This day is not a public holiday so government and business offices will be open depending on the day. Celebrated on the 10th day of Muharram is Ashura, a day of reflection and fasting.

Days to Muharram 2009

Friday, December 18th is day number 352 of the 2009 calendar year with -10 years, -10 months, -5 days until the start of the celebration/ observance of Muharram 2009.


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

Dates for Muharram

HolidayDateDays to Go
Muharram 2019 Sunday, September 01, 2019 -418
Muharram 2020 Thursday, August 20, 2020 -64
Muharram 2021 Tuesday, August 10, 2021 291
Muharram 2022 Saturday, July 30, 2022 645
Muharram 2023 Wednesday, July 19, 2023 999
Muharram 2024 Monday, July 08, 2024 1354


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