Friday October 19, 2018

Muharram 2017

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

Muharram for the year 2017 starts on Thursday, September 21st and ends on Thursday, October 19th. Because the Muslim calendar is a lunar calendar, the holiday begins on the sunset of the previous day on the evening of Wednesday, September 20th.

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)

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

How many days to Muharram 2017?

Thursday, September 21st is the 263 day of the 2017 calendar year with -1 year, -28 days until the start of the celebration/ observance of Muharram 2017.

September 2017 Holidays

Date Holiday Details Days to Go
Sep 1 - FriEid al-Adha 2017Muslim-413
Sep 4 - Mon Labor Day 2017Federal Holiday-410
Sep 10 _SunNational Grandparents Day 2017Observance-404
Sep 11 - MonPatriot Day 2017Observance-403
Sep 17 - SunConstitution Citizenship Day 2017Observance-397
Sept 20 - WedNavratri 2017Hindu-394
Sept 22 - FriMuharram 2017Muslim-392
Sept 21 - Thurs Rosh Hashana 2017 Jewish-393
Sep 22 - Fri Fall/ Spring - September equinox 2017 Season-392
Sept 30 - Sat Yom Kippur 2017 Jewish-384
Sept 30 - SatDussehra 2017Hindu-384
Sep 30 - SatAshura 2017Muslim-383

Muharram by Year

Related Holidays in 2017

Federal Holidays 2017