On This Day: July 29th
This is 210th day of the year and 155 days remain in the year.
- Hebrew calendar—17 Av 5778
- Chinese calendar—the 17th day of the 6th month of 4716 (Wu Xu)
- Islamic calendar—(note)
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Note: Dates in the Islamic calendar are provided for planning purposes only, and calculated with the hdate Islamic calendar program for moonrise in Boston, Masschusetts. Depending on your location and other factors, this result may differ from actual religious observances by one day. Please consult your local religious authority for any religious determinations of hejiric date.