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The Night Journey – A Journey Like No Other

The Night Journey – A Journey Like No Other

On the 27th of the lunar month of Rajab, Muslims remember Al-Isra and Al-Miraj, the miraculous Night Journey and Ascension of the Prophet Muhammad (peace be upon him) to meet God in Heavens, where He gave him a special gift. In this folder, we compiled some very interesting articles and answers to questions like the story of the Night Journey, significance and lessons, what does it commemorate? Was it a spiritual or a physical journey? And other important topics.

The Story and Lessons


The Night Journey – Why Exclusively for Muhammad?

Very often in life we go through periods of trial or great sadness, only to look back on them later and see that they were followed by great happiness or periods of growth…

Q & A on Al-Isra and Al-Miraj


Al-Isra: Spiritual or Physical?

The whole object of the journey, then, was that the Prophet would have a chance to see some of God’s signs. What these were, we are not told. Seeing them, however, had a greatly reassuring effect on Prophet Muhammad…



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