Wednesday October 17, 2018

Muharram 2020

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

Muharram for the year 2020 starts on Friday, August 21st and ends on Friday, September 18th. Because the Muslim calendar is a lunar calendar, the holiday begins on the sunset of the previous day on the evening of Thursday, August 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)

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

How many days to Muharram 2020?

Friday, August 21st is the 233 day of the 2020 calendar year with 1 year, 10 months, 4 days until the start of the celebration/ observance of Muharram 2020.

Muharram by Year

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