Muharram is the first month of the Islamic calendar and a time of remembrance or mourning. In the table below, you will find when Muharram/New Year is official marked and celebrated in Malaysia over a span of 15 years. All the information display below is also available via our API as well as downloadable as a csv. Signup here to get started.

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Year Day of the Week Date Name
2010
Wednesday December 8 Muharram/New Year
2011
Sunday November 27 Muharram/New Year
2012
Thursday November 15 Muharram/New Year
2013
Tuesday November 5 Muharram/New Year
2014
Saturday October 25 Muharram/New Year
2015
Wednesday October 14 Muharram/New Year
2016
Sunday October 2 Muharram/New Year
2017
Friday September 22 Muharram/New Year
2018
Tuesday September 11 Muharram/New Year
2019
Sunday September 1 Muharram/New Year
2020
Thursday August 20 Muharram/New Year
2021
Tuesday August 10 Muharram/New Year
2022
Saturday July 30 Muharram/New Year
2023
Wednesday July 19 Muharram/New Year
2024
Monday July 8 Muharram/New Year
2025
Friday June 27 Muharram/New Year

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