Muslim festivals are observed based on Islamic calendar (Hijri calendar). List of Muslim holidays and festivals in 2021 with dates are presented below.
Muslim Festivals are celebrated by people following Islam. Although, celebrations on Islamic holidays may slightly differ from one region to the another. These holidays are celebrated by Muslims living in various parts of the world with fasting, peace, and prayers.
Ramadan is the holy month of fasting, from dawn until sunset, for nealry a month. During Ramazan, Muslim restraint food, drink, smoking and marital relations. They follow strict Fasting as its regarded as one of the five pillars of Islam. At the end of Ramadan, Muslim celebrates Eid ul-fitr. Eid ul-fitr is regarded as one of the most popular Muslim festival celebrated across the world.
|Day||Date||Holiday / Festival|
|Thursday||Mar 11, 2021||Lailat al Miraj|
|Sunday||Mar 28, 2021||Lailat al Bara'ah|
|Monday||Apr 12, 2021||Ramadan (begins)|
|Sunday||May 09, 2021||Laylat al Qadr|
|Thursday||May 13, 2021||Eid-al-Fitr (End of Ramadan / Ramzan / Ramadhan or Ramathan) *|
|Monday||July 19, 2021||Waqf al Arafa - Hajj|
|Tuesday||July 29, 2021||Eid-al-Adha *|
|Monday||August 09, 2021||Hijra - Islamic New Year|
|Wednesday||August 18, 2021||Day of Ashura / Muharram|
|Tuesday||October 19, 2021||Milad un Nabi|
|Saturday||October 23, 2021||Milad un Nabi (Shia)|
*Celebrations on Eid al-Fitr and Eid-al-Adha varies in different countries.