1st Muharram 2023

1st Muharram date is on 20 July, 2023. 1st Muharram date will be expected in the Arabic world as on 19 July, 2023 and in Pakistan, India, Bangladesh and some other parts of the world on 20 July, 2023.

Arab countries & followed regions
Event 1st Muharram
Date 19 July, 2023
Hijri Date 1 Muharram 1445 AH
Pakistan, India & followed countries
Event 1st Muharram
Date 20 July, 2023
Hijri Date 1 Muharram 1445 AH


1st Muharram Hijrih 1444 is on 20 July 2023 according to the Gregorian calendar. In Pakistan, Bangladesh, and India new Islamic year is starting with 1st Muharram which will be expected on July 20. But in Saudi Arabia and other Arabic countries, the date of the 1st Muharram is 20 July 2023. The exact date of the 1st Muharram depends on the sighting of the moon.

Muharram is the first month of the Islamic calendar and it’s also the most important month. In 2023 1st Muharram date will fall on 20 July which lasts for 29 or 30 days. It’s the most significant month of the Islamic calendar because in this month the grandson of Prophet Muhammad (SAW), Hazrat Imam Hussain (R.A) was martyred. The 10th day of Muharram is called the Day of Ashura. It’s the most important date in Islamic history because Allah has created Adam (A.S) and Hawa (A.S) on this day. Allah also granted forgiveness to Adam (A.S) on this day and many more important events of Islam occurred. The month of Muharram is considered a month of peace and harmony.

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On the first of Muharram, Muslims commemorate the migration of Prophet Muhammad (peace be upon him) from Mecca to Medina, known as the Hijra.

  • Jamshed , Sialkot
  • Wed 19 Jul, 2023

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  • Muhammad Haroon , Karachi
  • Wed 19 Jul, 2023

The significance of the 1st Muharram date marks the start of the Islamic New Year, inviting Muslims worldwide to reflect, set intentions, and embark on a journey of spiritual renewal

  • Jamshed , Multan
  • Tue 18 Jul, 2023

The 1st of Muharram marks the beginning of the Islamic lunar calendar, reminding us of the historic significance and the solemnity of the month ahead

  • Farhan , Faisalabad
  • Mon 17 Jul, 2023

On the 1st Muharram, Muslims worldwide commemorate historical events and honor the values of sacrifice, justice, and resilience.

  • Kamran , Lahore
  • Mon 10 Jul, 2023