Muharram for the year 2015 starts on Wednesday, October 14th and ends on Wednesday, November 11th. Because the Muslim calendar is a lunar calendar, the holiday begins on the sunset of the previous day on the evening of Tuesday, October 13th.
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 2015?
Wednesday, October 14th is the 286 day of the 2015 calendar year with -3 years, -1 month, -7 days until the start of the celebration/ observance of Muharram 2015.
October 2015 Holidays
|Date||Holiday||Details||Days to Go|
|Oct 5||Shemini Atzeret 2015||Jewish||-1143|
|Oct 6||Simchat Torah 2015||Jewish||-1142|
|Oct 5 - Mon||Child Health Day 2015||Observance||-1143|
|Oct 9||Leif Erikson 2015||Observance||-1139|
|Oct 12 - Mon||Columbus Day 2015||Federal Holiday||-1136|
|Oct 13||Muharram 2015||Muslim||-1135|
|Oct 13||Navratri 2015||Hindu||-1135|
|Oct 16 - Fri||Boss's Day 2015||Observance||-1132|
|Oct 22||Dussehra 2015||Hindu||-1126|
|Oct 24||Ashura 2015||Muslim||-1124|
|Oct 31 - Sat||Halloween 2015||Observance||-1117|