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)
|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 - Fri||Eid al-Adha 2017||Muslim||-413|
|Sep 4 - Mon||Labor Day 2017||Federal Holiday||-410|
|Sep 10 _Sun||National Grandparents Day 2017||Observance||-404|
|Sep 11 - Mon||Patriot Day 2017||Observance||-403|
|Sep 17 - Sun||Constitution Citizenship Day 2017||Observance||-397|
|Sept 20 - Wed||Navratri 2017||Hindu||-394|
|Sept 22 - Fri||Muharram 2017||Muslim||-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 - Sat||Dussehra 2017||Hindu||-384|
|Sep 30 - Sat||Ashura 2017||Muslim||-383|