Al‑Hijra (Islamic New Year) / Muharram

Event Name Al-Hijra (Islamic New Year) / Muharram
Start Date 30th Aug 2019 8:30pm
End Date 31st Aug 2019 8:30pm
Duration 1 day
Description

The Hijri New Year, also known as Islamic New Year is the day that marks the beginning of a new Islamic calendar year, and is the day on which the year count is incremented. The first day of the year is observed on the first day of Muharram, the first month in the Islamic calendar. The first Islamic year beginning in 622 AD during which the emigration of Muhammad from Mecca to Medina, known as the Hijra.

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