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Amun Jadid in Philippines

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 Amun Jadid a Public Holiday?

Amun Jadid is a public holiday. It is a day off for the general population, and schools and most businesses are closed.

Covered bazaar in Ardabil in the northwest of Iran where black banners and flags with Arabic writing mark the month of Muharram, the Islamic month of mourning.

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About Amun Jadid

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Amun Jadid Observances

YearWeekdayDateNameHoliday Type
2015ThuOct 15Amun JadidMuslim, Common local holiday
2016MonOct 3Amun JadidMuslim, Common local holiday
2017FriSep 22Amun JadidMuslim, Common local holiday
2018WedSep 12Amun JadidMuslim, Common local holiday
2019SatAug 31Amun JadidMuslim, Common local holiday
2020ThuAug 20Amun JadidMuslim, Common local holiday
2021TueAug 10Amun JadidMuslim, Common local holiday
2022SatJul 30Amun JadidMuslim, Common local holiday
2023WedJul 19Amun JadidMuslim, Common local holiday
2024MonJul 8Amun JadidMuslim, Common local holiday
2025FriJun 27Amun JadidMuslim, Common local holiday

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