Category: Islamic Calendar

all about the calendar used in the muslim world, that are based on the moon movement.

CCD image of the crescent moon at afternoon before sunset on Sunday, 5 June 2016 from Kupang, Indonesia. This image was produced through telescope and image processing and no crescent was visible to naked eye (even through telescope)
Islamic Calendar

Photo: Crescent Moon of Ramadhan 1437 AH Sighted

This post will be updated with photos of crescent moon for Ramadhan 1437 AH. Earliest report of…

Hilaal or crescent moon photograph for the month of Sha'ban 1437 AH.
Islamic Calendar

Photo: Sha’ban 1437 AH Crescent Moon Has Been Sighted

On the evening of Saturday, 7 May 2016, crescent moon (hilal) that marks the beginning of hijri…

Islamic Calendar, Tafakur

Infographic: Israk Mikraj

Below are two pictures that describe what Israk Mikraj is all about: one in english and the…

Bismillah ornament on the cover of the islamic calendar
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Islamic Calendar for 2016

The islamic calendar for christian era year of 2016 is available, both for perusal and download at…

This is a photo of the crescent moon of Safar 1437 AH as from United States. The sighting was on Thursday, 12 November 2015 and the moon was visible by naked eyes.
Islamic Calendar

Photos of Crescent Moon of Safar 1437 AH

The crescent moon (hilaal) of Safar 1437 AH have been sighted and photographed in many places around…

Islamic Calendar, Tafakur

Pictures: Fasting ‘Ashura 10th Muharram

Fasting on the day of ‘Ashura, the 10th of Muharram as well as a day before or…