Islamic Calendar for Makkah

Islamic religious Islamic Calendar 1439(2018) - Makkah Calendar

Islamic Calendar based on lunar hijri calendar and also gregorian dates alongside. this calendar is very useful for islamic people and muslim community.

Islamic Calendar depends on the movement of the moon. the staring of each month is marked by the observance of a new moon seen for the first time. Visibility of the new moon depends on various factors such as weather hence; Islamic Calendar is only an estimate of the future Islamic events.

Makkah Calendar provides the most accurate Islamic calendar with special Islamic days and events tracking. You can convert Hijri dates to Gregorian and vice versa and change Hijri date settings to adjust and customize your calendar within a few clicks.

Islamic calendar is regarded hijri calendar, there are twelve months of Islamic Calendar. Islamic Calendar available on country of the world. caledndar all events managed hijri date.

The most precious months of Islamic Hijri Calendar are Ramadan Kareem and Rabi ul Awwal 2018. Hijri calendar ramadan month is fasting month. Islamic Calendar is a dating system used by Islamic countries around the world. Traditionally, it is the day when the crescent moon can be viewed for the first time shortly after sunset.

The Islamic calender consists of twleve months of 29 or 30 days depending on the sighting of the moon, meaning the Islamic year is several days shorter than the Gregorian calendar, which is widely used in the world. The Hijri calendar year is 11 days shorter than the Gregorian calendar year.

Islamic Eid al-Fitr festival months of Shawal and Eid al-Adha festival month of Dhul al-Hijjah.

The names of  the months in the hijri calendar are: Muharram, Safar, Rabi' I, Rabi''II, Jumda-I, Jumda-II, Rajab, Shaban, Ramadan, Eid-al-Fir, Dhul-Qi'dah, Dhu al-hijjah.

Hijri calendar 12 Hijri Place:
  • Mecca
  • Medina
  • Baghdad
  • Haji Ali
  • Khwaja Garib Nawaz(KGN)
  • Makhdum Shah
  • Mama Hajiali
  • Ala Hazrat
  • Kalyar Sharif
  • Khwaja Nizamudding
  • Hazarat Quamar Ali Durvesh and
  • Waris Ali 
The Islamic (hijri) calendar is used by more than a 1.2 billion Muslims around the world to determine the main days of observance in the Islamic religious year, Ramadan is holy month of Islamic People. They fast from dawn to sunset as a devotion to the commandment of Allah.

Islamic Calendar is Universal Calendar, The Islamic months based on astronomical observation. A new month can only start after a Waxing Crescent Moon is observed shortly after sunset. The Waxing Crescent Moon is the Moon phase which starts right after a New Moon.

The traditional version of the Hijri calendar requires an authorized person or committee to make an actual sighting of the Crescent Moon to determine the length of each month.

For several decades Saudi Arabia has employed a calculated hijri calendar which is commonly referred to as the “Umm al-Qura calendar”. It is also followed by several neighbouring states on the Arabian Peninsula such as Bahrain and Qatar.

Saudi Arabia follows the Hijri (Islamic) calendar, which is based upon the lunar cycles and dates from the Prophet Muhammad’s flight from Makkah to Madinah.

The Islamic year (AH) averages 354 days and recedes by about 11 days a year against the Gregorian calendar. The first day of the Hijri calendar is 1 Muharram.

The journey of the Prophet Mohammed(Peace Be Upon Him) from Makkah to Madina is called Hijrah or Hijra, It is the starting of counting the Hijri(Islamic) new year, It was on 622 AD. The Islamic year is always designated with "H" Hijri or "AH" Latin word Anno Hegirae.

Islamic events like Ramadan, Eid al-Fitr, Eid al-Adha etc.

The Five Pillars of Islam are:
  • Shahadah - Faith
  • Salah  - Prayer
  • Zakah - Donate
  • Sawm - Fasting
  • Hajj - Pilgrimage
Islamic(Hijri) Calendar available on Arabic and French Language.


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