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Muharram in Oman

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.

Muharram New Year

There may be some congestion around mosques on some days, particularly in the evenings, during Muharram.

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About Muharram

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Muharram Observances

Muharram was only observed in the year 2018.

YearWeekdayDateNameHoliday Type
2018TueSep 11MuharramPublic Holiday

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