Hijri Occasions (AH)

1 New Hijri year 1 Muharram
2 Birthday of Holy Prophet Mohamed 12 Rabi al Awwal
3 Lilatol Isra wal Miraj 27 Rajab
4 Beginning of the holy month of Ramadan 1 Ramadan
6 Eid al Fitr 1 Shawwal
7 Waqfat Arafat 9 Thu Al-Hejjah
8 Eid al Adha 10 Thu Al-Hejjah

 

 

Dates of holidays and other days of note

 Hijri date
Islamic New Year 1 Muḥarram
Day of Ashura 10 Muḥarram
Mawlid an-Nabī[c] 12 Rabī‘ al-Awwal
Birthday of ‘Alī ibn Abī Ṭālib[a] 13 Rajab
Laylat al-Mi'raj 27 Rajab
Laylat al-Bara'at 15 Sha‘bān
Birthday of Muhammad al-Mahdī[e] 15 Sha‘bān
First day of Ramaḍān 1 Ramaḍān
Laylat al-Qadr 19, 21, 23, 25, 27, or 29 Ramaḍān
Chaand Raat[gg] 29 or 30 Ramaḍān
Eid al-Fitr 1 Shawwāl
Hajj 8–13 Dhū al-Ḥijja
Day of Arafah 9 Dhū al-Ḥijja
Eid al-Adha 10 Dhū al-Ḥijja
Eid al-Ghadeer[a] 18 Dhū al-Ḥijja