Tuesday February 19, 2019

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.

Thursday, September 21st is the 263 day of the 2017 calendar year with -1 year, -4 months, -28 days until the start of the celebration/ observance of Muharram 2017.

More information on Muharram. (Traditions, Customs and History)

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

September 2017 Holidays

Date Holiday Details Days to Go
Sep 1 - FriEid al-Adha 2017Muslim-537
Sep 4 - Mon Labor Day 2017Federal Holiday-534
Sep 10 _SunNational Grandparents Day 2017Observance-528
Sep 11 - MonPatriot Day 2017Observance-527
Sep 17 - SunConstitution Citizenship Day 2017Observance-521
Sept 20 - WedNavratri 2017Hindu-518
Sept 22 - FriMuharram 2017Muslim-516
Sept 21 - Thurs Rosh Hashana 2017 Jewish-517
Sep 22 - Fri Fall/ Spring - September equinox 2017 Season-516
Sept 30 - Sat Yom Kippur 2017 Jewish-508
Sept 30 - SatDussehra 2017Hindu-508
Sep 30 - SatAshura 2017Muslim-507

Muharram by Year