Tuesday October 23, 2018

Muharram 2018

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

Muharram for the year 2018 starts on Tuesday, September 11th and ends on Tuesday, October 9th. Because the Muslim calendar is a lunar calendar, the holiday begins on the sunset of the previous day on the evening of Monday, September 10th.

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 2018?

Tuesday, September 11th is the 253 day of the 2018 calendar year with -1 month, -12 days until the start of the celebration/ observance of Muharram 2018.

September 2018 Holidays

Date Holiday Details Days to Go
Sept 2 - SunKrishna Janmashtami 2018Hindu-51
Sept 3 - Mon Labor Day 2018Federal Holiday-50
Sept 9 - SunNational Grandparents Day 2018Observance-44
Sept 10 - Mon Rosh Hashana 2018 Jewish-43
Sept 11 - TuesPatriot Day 2018Observance-42
Sept 12 - WedGanesh Chaturthi 2018Hindu-41
Sept 12 - WedMuharram 2018Muslim-41
Sept 17 - MonConstitution Citizenship Day 2018Observance-36
Sept 19 - Wed Yom Kippur 2018 Jewish-34
Sept 21 - FriAshura 2018Muslim-32
Sept 23 - Sun Fall/ Spring - September equinox 2018 Season-30
Sept 24 - MonSukkot 2018Jewish-29

Muharram by Year

Related Holidays in 2018

Federal Holidays 2018