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Hijri Calendar: Tying Muslims Together

Hijri Calendar: Tying Muslims Together

Islam is a religion of social connections that bind us together. That social relationship impacts us on the most intimate level. Our salaah (prayers) is offered as sentient individuals…

What Are the Islamic Sacred Months?

What Are the Islamic Sacred Months?

What happens in these months or what’s to be taken into consideration at a practical level, outside of the specified virtues of those months and outside of the war and battle and things that are not applicable to us today?…

What Is The Significance Of Ramadan For Muslims

What Is The Significance Of Ramadan For Muslims?

What is the significance of Ramadan for Muslims? Ramadan is soon upon us and this video is a great video to share with non-Muslims or new Muslims who may have these questions. How Can I Describe Ramadan to Non-Muslims?

9 Interesting Facts About the Hijri Calendar

9 Interesting Facts About the Hijri Calendar

A new rule-based variant of the Hijri calendar has come into the foray recently, which is called the Tabular Islamic calendar.
This calendar is worked on by arithmetic rules rather than by observation or astronomical calculation. It has a 30-year cycle…

All You Need to Know About the Islamic Calendar

All You Need to Know About the Islamic Calendar

The Islamic or Hijri calendar is based on a lunar month of 29 to 30 days, with the day starting at sunset. The new moon announces the arrival of a new month, but due to differences in the weather (rain and fog, etc.) that may prevent a clear view of the moon…



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