Sunday October 21, 2018

Muharram 2019

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

Muharram for the year 2019 starts on Saturday, August 31st and ends on Saturday, September 28th. Because the Muslim calendar is a lunar calendar, the holiday begins on the sunset of the previous day on the evening of Friday, August 30th.

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 2019?

Saturday, August 31st is the 242 day of the 2019 calendar year with 10 months, 10 days until the start of the celebration/ observance of Muharram 2019.

August 2019 Holidays

Date Holiday Details Days to Go
Aug 4 - Sun Friendship Day 2019 Observance287
Aug 11 - SunDay of Arafat 2019Muslim294
Aug 11 - SunTisha B'Av 2019Jewish294
Aug 11 - SunEid al-Adha 2019Muslim294
Aug 14 - WedRaksha Bandhan 2019Hindu297
Aug 15 - ThursAssumption of Mary 2019Christian298
Aug 19 - MonNational Aviation Day 2019Observance302
Aug 21 - WedSenior Citizens Day 2019Observance304
Aug 23 - FriKrishna Janmashtami 2019Hindu306
Aug 26 - Mon Women's Equality Day 2019 Observance309
Aug 31 - SatMuharram 2019Muslim314

Muharram by Year

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