Islamic Holidays*

Islamic Calendar for 1438 A.H.  (Oct 2, 2016 – ~Sept 20, 2017)

October 2, 2016 1 Muharram 1438 After Hijrah (A.H.)- Islamic New Year
October 11, 2016 10 Muharram 1438 ‘Āshūrā
December 12, 2016 12 Rabi’ al-Awwal 1438 Milād al-Nabī
April 24, 2017 27 Rajab 1438 Isrā’ & Mi’raj
May 11, 2017 15 Sha’bān 1438 The Night of Mid Sha’bān
May 27, 2017 1 Ramadān 1438 Ramadān begins
June 22, 2017 27 Ramadān 1438 Laylat-al-Qadr
June 25, 2017 1 Shawwal 1438 ‘Eid-al-Fitr
August 31 – Sept. 5, 2017 8-13 Dhul Hijjah 1438 Days of Hajj
September 1, 2017 9 Dhul Hijjah 1438 Day of ‘Arafāt
September 2, 2017 10 Dhul Hijjah 1438 ‘Eid-al-Adha
September 21, 2017 1 Muharram 1439 After Hijrah (A.H.)- Islamic New Year
October 1, 2017 10 Muharram 1439 ‘Āshūrā
December 1, 2017 12 Rabi’ al-Awwal 1439 Milād al-Nabī

 

The Islamic day begins at Maghrib the night before. i.e. 27th of Rajab begins at Maghrib on April 23, 2017.

* These are approximate dates. They will vary by 1-2 days depending upon moon sightings and/or Fiqh Council of North America determinations.