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Muharram Holiday in Bahrain

The Islamic New Year is on the first day of Muharram, the first month in the lunar Islamic calendar, which differs from the Gregorian calendar.

Is July 31, 2022 a Public Holiday?

Yes. It is a day off for the general population, and schools and most businesses are closed.

A lantern is often used as a symbol for the month of Muharram, the Islamic month of mourning.

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About Muharram Holiday

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Muharram Holiday Observances

Muharram Holiday was only observed in the year 2022.

YearWeekdayDateNameHoliday Type
2022SunJul 31Muharram HolidayNational holiday

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