So far, two governors from the Southern part of the country have declared a public holiday in commemoration of the first day of the Islamic Calendar popularly called Hijirah. Image Credits || About Islam In recent times, Nigerian Muslims have called on state and federal governments to use the Hijrah calendar side by side with the Gregorian one in line with the country's status as a multi-religious state.
Governor Makinde Bows to Pressure, Approves Public Holiday for Hijrah The Oyo state governor, Engineer Seyi Makinde, on Wednesday, bowed to the demands of the Muslim community in the state and approved a yearly public holiday for the celebration of Hijrah.
The Islamic calendar was first introduced during the era of the Amir Al-Mu’mineen, Umar ibn Al-Khattab R.A, during the 16th or 17th year after the Hijrah, (migration of the Prophet Muhammad). It was only six years after the Prophet (saw) that Umar R.A in 17th AH consulted the learned and canonized the Year of Hijrah, as suggested by Ali Ibn Abi Talib, as the beginning of the Islamic era.
In the name of Allah, the Most Gracious, the Most Merciful All praises be to Allah, Lord of all Universe. Praises be to Prophet Muhammad saw, his family and his companions. Oh Allah, a year has passed in our life. You have bestowed on us the Greatness of Your nikmah in which we could never imagine and You have protected us from harm when we cannot detach ourselves from it. We have done deeds in which only You have knowledge of its good or bad. Oh Allah, if the deed that we have done is in accordance to Your
Alihamdulilai for being a Muslim. Muslims are blessed. It is not necessary you dressed naked before you know you are beautiful. Muslimah are endowed both in and out. They Only covered their heads not their brains Hijrah is a New year calendar. Although it's not a celebration for Muslims. Muslims are not to mark it but we must know we're in a new Islam calendar. Islam is a religion of peace. Hijrah means movement. If you are not content with your present condition, move. Don't be a stagnant being. A beautiful
Hijrah 1442: How Prophet Muhammad Escaped From Disbelievers Of Mecca, Set Out On migration To Madina
Hijrah 1442: How Prophet Muhammad Escaped From Disbelievers Of Mecca, Set Out On migration To Madina It's another year of Hijrah, as today 20th of August, 2020 marks the first day of 1442 Hijrah Calendar, Which is 1st of Muharam 1442 In this article, I will be taking on how prophet Muhammad escaped from death plot from disbelievers of Mecca After the commandment of Allah that the muslims should migrate to Madinah, prophet Muhammad released people's properties in his disposal to the owners and gave the yet to
To honor the Islamic New Year, Hijrah 1443 AH, the Oyo State Government has declared Tuesday, August 10, 2021 as a public holiday. Governor Seyi Makinde issued a circular urging Muslims and people of all faiths to use the holiday to pray for peace, harmony, and progress in Nigeria.
Before you proceed, click the button in the top right corner to follow for more update. 1) UNILAG: My appointment in order, Soyombo addresses staff The Acting Vice-Chancellor of the University of Lagos, UNILAG, Prof. Omololu Soyombo, on Wednesday addressed members of staff of the university and promised to take the issue of their welfare serious. This is just as he said his appointment as the Acting VC is in order, saying there is no Deputy Vice-Chancellors approved by the Governing Council. Soyombo, who addressed
Eid el- Kabir is one of the most important holidays in the Islamic Calendar. It occurs on the Thenth day of the Muslim lunar Month of zul-hijjah, It is a great Sunnah from the Prophet(S.A.W), the Festivities continue for 3 days. The Messenger of Allah (pbuh) commanded Muslims to conduct it, men and women young and old. Eid prayers were declared in the first year after Hijrah. Eid prayer is one of the rituals of Islam and one of its manifestations, every Muslim should strive to perform it with the Muslim community.
(Photo Credit: Sahara Reporters) Muslims around the world will mark the beginning of a new Muslim calendar on 9 August 2021, a day is known as "Hijrah" being the first day of the Islamic year. In commemoration of Hijrah Muslims will join other Muslims around the globe to mark the beginning of the Islamic year.
Hijrah 1442: Hijrah Is Not Meant For Celebration, Here Is The Real Meaning Of Hijrah Today, muslims across the globe are celebrating 1442 Hijrah Calendar, but the Hijrah is not just a celebration. Migration of Prophet Muhammad from Mecca to Madinah play a significant role in the history of islam Prophet Muhammad and his companions faced a lot of prosecution from the disbelievers of Mecca, this is what actually lead prophet Muhammad and his companions to Madinah following the commandment of Allah. The Hijrah
Eid prayer is very important in Islam, the Sunnah of Eid is to pray together in mass, listen to khutbah after observing two rakats and enjoy the celebration together with our friends, neighbors and families. Eid Al-adha, Hijrah 1441 is just around the corner. In less than 24hours, Eid Al-adha will be celebrated across the world. In view of the Covid-19 pandemic, Eid prayer will not be carried out as usual in the mosque or prayer ground. Government has make ban on congressional prayer to avoid the spread of Covid-19
Hijrah 1442: The Overview Of Prophet Muhammad's Migration To Madinah Today, Thursday 20th of August, muslims across the globe are celebrating 1442 Hijrah Calendar Hijrah is the migration of Prophet Muhammad and his companions from Mecca to Madinah, this phenomenon play a significant role in the history of islam as it's a milestone in libration of Muslims from disbelievers of Mecca. It is also remarkable in how islam is been spread accross the globe Migration to Madinah is not the first migration in islam as
What Muslims, Christians Should Know About Hijrah 1.. Hijrah is about determination and achieving success through hard work:- History of the prophet Muhammad (s.a.w), had shown through the event of hijirah early Muslims had strived to achieve success despite all the odds that they were facing. The Prophet s.a.w and his companions continued to work hard in spite of the tremendous challenges and limitations they were facing in Makkah. The Prophet s.a.w shown that hard work, sheer determination and deep conviction
On the occasion of the New Year 1443 and the remembrance of Prophet Muhammad's migration from Makkah to Madinah, President Muhammadu Buhari (retd.) congratulated Nigerians and the Muslim world. Garba Shehu, the President's Senior Special Assistant on Media and Publicity, issued a statement on Tuesday confirming this.
As we enter the new Islamic year, in the sacred month of Muharam, we are reminded of a significant milestone in the history of Islam- The Great Hijrah (migration). We recall the long and difficult journey from Mecca to Medina taken by the Prophet (peace and blessing of Allah be upon him) and his companions after being subjected to years of oppression, persecution and hostility. They left everything behind and migrated for the sake of practicing their faith in freedom and in peace. For the sake of cultivating
Hijrah is an Arabic word which means migration from one place to another place either to secure peace or something else. Hijrah was what prophet Muhammad (SAW) embarked from mecca to Medina when he was frustrated by the people of then Mecca. He embarked on the journey with his disciples, those that are loyal with him in line with his teaching of Islam. Hijrah is not just to be celebrated every year and allow it to go like that without taken the lesson in it to mend our way of life. As the hijrah has taken significant
According to Muslim calendar which is based on sighting and counting number of days.Just like Gregorian calendar, Muslim calendar also have twelve months.Maulud Nabiyy is annual celebration by some Muslims to mark the birth of holy prophet Muhammad (S.A.W).
The word Hijrah is used to describe the journey undertaken by Prophet Muhammed (SAW) from Makkah to Madinah in the early days of Islam. Hijrah ( migration to Madinah), no doubts rekindled the light of hopes in the hearts of the early Muslims. These were the very first set of Muslims who left shinning examples for all Muslims in subsequent generations to emulate. Hijrah in essence is a process of transfer from an unfavorable condition to a better situation. It can better be described as moving from grass to grace.
On Friday 21/08/2020, Muslims all over the world celebrated the Islamic New Year of 1442 A H. In the Islamic calendar, the day was marked as the first day of the month of Muharram 1442 A H. The beginning of the Islamic New Year is based around the events that occurred during Hijrah. Hijrah is the name given to the journey made by the Prophet Muhammad (SAW) from Makkah to Madinah. Muslims measure the passage of time using the Islamic (Hijrah) calendar. This calendar has twelve lunar months, the beginnings and