The Islamic calendar (Hijri calendar) is also known as the Muslim calendar among Muslim Ummah. There are a total of twelve months in the Hijri calendar, and each month starts with the sighting of the moon. Ruet-e-Hilal Committee in Pakistan decides on the sighting of the moon in the country. You can view the Islamic calendar 2023 at infohouse.pk online. All the dates mentioned in the Islamic calendar 2023 Pakistan given below are estimated subject to the moon’s sighting. Check Islamic Calendar 2023 Today Date in Pakistan Hijri Calendar.
Islamic/Hijri Calendar 2023 Today Date in Pakistan
Islamic Calendar 2023 Today Date in Pakistan Hijri Calendar details are as under;
Islamic calendar or Hijri calendar is a monthly cycle consisting of twelve months in a year. It consists of about 355 days. This cycle is often used to determine the days of Islamic rituals. The current Islamic year in the Hijri calendar is AH (Latin: Anno Hegirae means ‘in the year of the Hijra’). There are 12 Islamic months; the names of Islamic months are as follows;
- Rabi Al-Awwal
- Rabi At-Thani
- Jumādá al-ūlá
- Jumādá al-ākhirah
- Dhū al-Qa‘dah
- Dhū al-Ḥijjah.
Each Islamic year starts from the month of Muharram. In Muslims, 4 months are considered sacred among the twelve months. These four months are Muharram, Dhū al-Qa‘dah, Rajab, and Dhu al-Ḥijjah. Each month of the Islamic calendar depends upon the lunar cycle and the visibility of the moon. There are 29 or 30 days in each Islamic month. On the appearance of the moon, the next month is started. For more details about Islamic Calendar 2023 Today Date in Pakistan Hijri Calendar keep reading this article.
Today Islamic Date in Pakistan
People are searching for Islamic Calendar 2023 Today Date in Pakistan Hijri Calendar. In most Islamic countries, Friday is a weekend day. On Friday, the Muslims gathered at mosques and offer Jumma prayer. Most of Muslim countries like Saudi Arabia and Egypt follow Saturday and Sunday as weekend days while in Pakistan Saturday and Sunday are considered official weekends.
Islamic Calendar Important Islamic Dates are;
1st Muharram: Islamic New Year
10 Muharram: Day of Ashura
12 Rabi al-Awwal: Mawlid
27 Rajab: Isra and Mi’raj
15 Sha’ban: Mid-Sha’ban,
1st Ramadan: First day of Fasting
27th Ramadan: Nuzul al-Qur’an
1st Shawwal: Eid ul-Fitr
8–13 Dhu al-Hijjah: The Hajj to Mecca
9 Dhu al-Hijjah: Day of Arafa
10 Dhu al-Hijjah: Eid al-Adha.
Islamic Date Today in Pakistan 2023
The above-mentioned calendar and the important dates are used for religious purposes. Islamic calendar can also be converted into the Hebrew calendar as well. Islamic calendar contains Islamic month’s names in Urdu and Islamic month names in English respectively. Islamic calendar can be downloaded by visiting online. Infohouse.pk provides you the accurate Islamic date today in Pakistan 2021 or Hijri Calendar today date.