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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 Islamic New Year a Public Holiday?
Islamic New Year is a public holiday. It is a day off for the general population, and schools and most businesses are closed.
About Islamic New YearRead more about Islamic New Year.
Islamic New Year Observances
|2011||Sat||Nov 26||Islamic New Year||Official holiday|
|2012||Thu||Nov 15||Islamic New Year||Official holiday|
|2013||Tue||Nov 5||Islamic New Year||Official holiday|
|2014||Sat||Oct 25||Islamic New Year||Official holiday|
|2015||Thu||Oct 15||Islamic New Year||Official holiday|
|2016||Mon||Oct 3||Islamic New Year||Official holiday|
|2017||Fri||Sep 22||Islamic New Year||Official holiday|
|2018||Wed||Sep 12||Islamic New Year||Official holiday|
|2019||Sun||Sep 1||Islamic New Year||Official holiday|
|2020||Thu||Aug 20||Islamic New Year||Official holiday|
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