Muharram Quiz: Islamic New Year!

10 Questions | Total Attempts: 915

SettingsSettingsSettings
Please wait...
Muharram Quiz: Islamic New Year!

Muharram is one of the holiest months in the Islamic calendar. It is often looked forward to by adherents of Islam because of certain events often practiced in the month. Muharram has so many historical events associated with it. One of them is the murder of Husayn. Do you know about it?


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    What is the holiest month in the Islamic calendar?
    • A. 

      Ramadan

    • B. 

      Muharram

    • C. 

      Rajaban

    • D. 

      Safar 

  • 2. 
    Which of these months is the holiest?
    • A. 

      Muharram

    • B. 

      Jumada 

    • C. 

      Shawwal

    • D. 

      Shaban

  • 3. 
    In which of these months is war not prohibited?
    • A. 

      Safar

    • B. 

      Shawwal

    • C. 

      Ramadan

    • D. 

      Rajab

  • 4. 
    What is often read on the 10th of Muharram?
    • A. 

      Shia

    • B. 

      Ziyarat

    • C. 

      Hadith

    • D. 

      Ayah

  • 5. 
    Which of these sects honor Husayn in the month?
    • A. 

      Kalam

    • B. 

      Sunni

    • C. 

      Shia

    • D. 

      Ibadi

  • 6. 
    What day is the 10th of Muharram called?
    • A. 

      Day of Hadith

    • B. 

      Day of Ashura 

    • C. 

      Day of Ayah

    • D. 

      Day of Zirayat

  • 7. 
    How many are the holy months in Islam?
    • A. 

      Four 

    • B. 

      Six

    • C. 

      Nine

    • D. 

      Five

  • 8. 
    What is the eleventh month of the Islamic calendar called?
    • A. 

      Shawwal

    • B. 

      Muharram

    • C. 

      Dhu al-Hijjah

    • D. 

      Dhu al-Qi'dah

  • 9. 
    When do Shia Muslims begin mourning in Muharram?
    • A. 

      Day 1

    • B. 

      Day 10

    • C. 

      Day 15

    • D. 

      Day 15

  • 10. 
    What is the most important day in Muharram?
    • A. 

      Day 10

    • B. 

      Day 12 

    • C. 

      Day 15

    • D. 

      Day 8

Back to Top Back to top