Muslin Holidays

Hijra

The Hijra (migration), is the emigration of Muhammad and his followers to the city of Medina in 622 CE, marking the first year of the Islamism calendar.

Ramadan

Ramadan is a Muslim religious observance that takes place during the ninth month of the Islamic calendar in, believed to be the month in which the Qur’an was revealed to angel Gabriel, to deliver it to Prophet Muhammad. It is the Islamic month of fasting, in which participating Muslims do not eat or drink anything from true dawn until sunset.

Eid al-Fitr

Eid al-Fitr, often abbreviated to Eid, is a Muslim holiday that marks the end of Ramadan , the Islamic holy month of fasting. Eid is an Arabic word meaning "festivity", while Fi ṭr means "to break the fast". Eid ul-Fitr starts the day after Ramadan ends, and is verified by the sighting of the new moon.

Eid al-Adha

Eid al-Adha or the Festival of Sacrifice is a religious festival celebrated  By Muslim and Druze worldwide as a commemoration of god’s forgiveness of Ibrahim (Abraham) from his vow to sacrifice his son, as commanded by Allah. 

 

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