Muharram for the year 2012 starts on Thursday, November 15th and ends on Thursday, December 13th. Because the Muslim calendar is a lunar calendar, the holiday begins on the sunset of the previous day on the evening of Wednesday, November 14th.
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 2012?
Thursday, November 15th is the 319 day of the 2012 calendar year with -5 years, -11 months, -8 days until the start of the celebration/ observance of Muharram 2012.
November 2012 Holidays
|Date||Holiday||Details||Days to Go|
|Nov 1||All Saints' Day 2012||Christian||-2182|
|Nov 2||All Souls Day 2012||Christian||-2181|
|Nov 4||Daylight Saving Time - ends 2012||Daylight Saving||-2179|
|Nov 11||Veterans Day 2012||Federal Holiday||-2172|
|Nov 13||Diwali 2012||Hindu||-2170|
|Nov 14||Muharram 2012||Muslim||-2169|
|Nov 22||Thanksgiving Day 2012||Federal Holiday||-2161|
|Nov 23||Black Friday 2012||Observance||-2160|
|Nov 25||Ashura 2012||Muslim||-2158|
|Nov 26||Cyber Monday 2012||Observance||-2157|