Monday May 20, 2019

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.

Friday, August 21st is day number 234 of the 2020 calendar year with 1 year, 3 months, 1 day until the start of the celebration/ observance of Muharram 2020.

More information on Muharram. (Traditions, Customs and History)

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

August 2020 Holidays

Date Holiday Details Days to Go
Aug 2 - Sun Friendship Day 2020 Observance439
Aug 3 - MonRaksha Bandhan 2020Hindu440
Aug 10 - MonKrishna Janmashtami 2020Hindu447
Aug 15 - SatAssumption of Mary 2020Christian452
Aug 19 - WedNational Aviation Day 2020Observance456
Aug 21 - FriMuharram 2020Muslim458
Aug 21 - FriGanesh Chaturthi 2020Hindu458
Aug 21 - FriSenior Citizens Day 2020Observance458
Aug 26 - Wed Women's Equality Day 2020 Observance463
Aug 29 - SatAshura 2020Muslim466

Muharram by Year