When is Al-Hijra / Muharram in 2018?

Al-Hijra is the Islamic New Year, Muharram is the first month in Islamic calendar, celebrated on the first day of the month of Muharram, the month in which Muhammad emigrated from Mecca to Medina. The holiday is also called simply Muharram. Al-Hijra / Muharram is also on the same day of the Islamic calendar, the date on the Gregorian calendar which changes from year to year.

Al-Hijra / Muharram in 2018 will start on Tuesday, the 11th of September and will continue for 29 days until Tuesday, the 9th of October.