Monday July 22, 2019

Muharram 2014

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

Muharram for the year 2014 starts on Saturday, October 25th and ends on Saturday, November 22nd. Because the Muslim calendar is a lunar calendar, the holiday begins on the sunset of the previous day on the evening of Friday, October 24th.

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 2014

Saturday, October 25th is day number 298 of the 2014 calendar year with -4 years, -8 months, -28 days until the start of the celebration/ observance of Muharram 2014.

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

Dates for Muharram

HolidayDateDays to Go
Muharram 2018 Wednesday, September 12, 2018 -313
Muharram 2019 Sunday, September 01, 2019 41
Muharram 2020 Thursday, August 20, 2020 395
Muharram 2021 Tuesday, August 10, 2021 750
Muharram 2022 Saturday, July 30, 2022 1104
Muharram 2023 Wednesday, July 19, 2023 1458