Muharram/Islamic New Year in Indonesia
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.
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Muharram/Islamic New Year ObservancesNote: During a public holiday, government offices and most businesses are closed so people have a day off work.
|Weekday||Date||Year||Name||Holiday Type||Where It is Observed|
|Tue||Dec 7||2010||Muharram/Islamic New Year||Public Holiday|
|Sun||Nov 27||2011||Muharram/Islamic New Year||Public Holiday|
|Thu||Nov 15||2012||Muharram/Islamic New Year||Public Holiday|
|Tue||Nov 5||2013||Muharram/Islamic New Year||Public Holiday|
|Sat||Oct 25||2014||Muharram/Islamic New Year||Public Holiday|
|Wed||Oct 14||2015||Muharram/Islamic New Year||Public Holiday|
|Sun||Oct 2||2016||Muharram/Islamic New Year||Public Holiday|
|Thu||Sep 21||2017||Muharram/Islamic New Year||Public Holiday|
Quick FactsMuharram is the first month of the Islamic calendar and a time of remembrance or mourning.
Muharram/Islamic New Year 2017Thursday, September 21, 2017
2018 date to be announced
Other holidays in September 2017 in Indonesia
- Muslim Day of Sacrifice (Idul Adha) – Friday, September 1, 2017
- Navaratri – Thursday, September 21, 2017
- Dussehra – Saturday, September 30, 2017