Muharram 2024 in Pakistan to Start on July 7

Sumera Saeed

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Muharram 2024 in Pakistan

1st Muharram 2024

The 1st Muharram 2024 in Pakistan will begin on the eve of the 067h of July whereas the 9th and 10th Muharram will likely be on the 16th and 17th of July. On the other hand, the 1st Muharram in Arab countries will fall on July 7.

Islamic Year 1446 Hijri is all set to begin on 7th July. The first Muharram 2024 in Pakistan will start on Sunday and on 07th July. The first day of Muharram will be on Sunday, July 8.

As per the reports, the Islamic Year 1446 Hijri will begin with the first day of Muharram in Pakistan. The new Islamic year in Pakistan falls on the movement of the moon. The Ruit-e-Hilal Committee is responsible for the sighting of the new moon in the country. The chairman of the Ruit-e-Hilal Committee Maulana Abdul Khabir Azad will officially declare the sighting of Muharram moon in Pakistan.

Muharram stated that Al-Hijra is the first month of the Islamic year. It also means “Forbidden”. It is the holiest month of the Islamic year including Ramadan.

here is the list of 12 Islamic months in the Islamic Calander:

  1. Muḥarram
  2. Ṣafar
  3. Rabī‘ al-awwal
  4. Rabī‘ ath-thānī
  5. Jumādá al-ūlá
  6. Jumādá al-ākhirah
  7. Rajab
  8. Sha‘bān
  9. Ramaḍān
  10. Shawwāl
  11. Dhū al-Qa‘dah
  12. Dhū al-Ḥijjah

All the Muslims in the world celebrate the New Year with the Muharram. It’s one of the holiest months of the year in which people keep fast and the tenth day Ashura, which to Shia Muslims is part of the sadness of Muharram.

First Muharram 2024 in Pakistan:

The new Islamic year 1446 Hijri will likely begin on Sunday 07th July, and Sunday will be the 1st Muharram 2024 in Pakistan. The Ashura 2024 in Pakistan is to be on Wednesday 17th July.

When do 9th, and 10th Muharram fall in Pakistan?

The 9th and 10th Muharram in Pakistan will to fall on the 16th and 17th of July 2024.

Ashura 2024 in Pakistan:

Ashura 2024 in Pakistan is to be on Wednesday 17th July. Muslims commemorate this day as the remembrance of the massacre of Muhammad’s grandson Imam Husayn ibn Ali and his family and companions in the Battle of Karbala.

Muharram Holidays in Pakistan:

The government of Pakistan always announces official Muharram holidays in Pakistan on the 9th and 10th of Muharram.

Official Declaration of Muharram in Pakistan:

The central Ruet-e-Hilal Committee under the leadership of Chairman  Maulana Abdul Khabir Azad will officially declare the arrival of the Muharram in Pakistan after sighting the Muharram moon.

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