Wednesday May 22, 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 day number 264 of the 2017 calendar year with -1 year, -8 months, -1 day 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-628
Sep 4 - Mon Labor Day 2017Federal Holiday-625
Sep 10 _SunNational Grandparents Day 2017Observance-619
Sep 11 - MonPatriot Day 2017Observance-618
Sep 17 - SunConstitution Citizenship Day 2017Observance-612
Sept 20 - WedNavratri 2017Hindu-609
Sept 22 - FriMuharram 2017Muslim-607
Sept 21 - Thurs Rosh Hashana 2017 Jewish-608
Sep 22 - Fri Fall/ Spring - September equinox 2017 Season-607
Sept 30 - Sat Yom Kippur 2017 Jewish-599
Sept 30 - SatDussehra 2017Hindu-599
Sep 30 - SatAshura 2017Muslim-598

Muharram by Year