Gün ve Geceler (Days and Nights)

 

Üç Ayların Başlangıcı:  29 Mart 2017 Çarşamba    1 Receb 1438

 

Regaib Kandili:   30 Mart 2017 Perşembe    2 Receb 1438

 

Mirac Kandili:   23 Nisan 2017 Pazar    26 Receb 1438

 

Berat Kandili:   10 Mayıs 2017 Çarşamba    14 Şaban 1438

 

Ramazan Başlangıcı:   27 Mayıs 2017 Cumartesi    1 Ramazan 1438

 

Kadir Gecesi:   21 Haziran 2017 Çarşamba    26 Ramazan 1438

 

Ramazan Bayramı:   25 Haziran 2017 Pazar    1 Şevval 1438

 

Kurban Bayramı:   1 Eylül 2017 Cuma    10 Zilhicce 1438

 

Hicri Yılbaşı:   21 Eylül 2017 Perşembe    1 Muharrem 1438

 

Aşure Günü:   30 Eylül 2017 Cumartesi    10 Muharrem 1438

 

Mevlid Kandili:   29 Kasım 2017 Çarşamba    11 Rebiülevvel 1439

 

(Kaynak: Diyanet İşleri Başkanlığı)

 

(English)

Significant Days and Nights of the Hijri (Islamic) Calendar 2017

 

29  March  2017   Wednesday   1st Rajab

 

30​  March  2017  ​ Thursday    REGAİB NIGHT  

(Regaib marks the beginning of three holy months in the Islamic Hijri calendar or know as the “Beginning of the Three Moons,”

 

23  April  2017  Sunday  LAILAT al-MIRAJ

(Night journey of the Prophet Muhammad / Himmelfahrt Mohammeds) The Prophet Muhammad’s Isra and Mi’raj. Isra is the name for his night journey from Mecca to Jerusalem, and Mi’raj is the term for his ascension to heaven, where he met with other prophets and spoke with God. It is celebrated on the 27th day of the month of Rejeb in the Islamic calendar.

 

10  May  2017   Wednesday   LAILAT al-BARA´A

(The Day of Forgiveness / Nacht der Vergebung) The Night of Forgiveness, Berat Kandili or Leylet-ul-Bera’at, observed on the night between the 14th and 15th days of Sha’ban, the eighth month of the Hijra calendar.  Berat Kandili is spent reciting the Quran and performing special prayers as well as visiting the graves of deceased relatives.

 

27  May  2017   Saturday 

RAMADAN BEGINS (Beginn des Ramadan)

 

21  June 2017   Wednesday   LAYLAT al-QADR

(Night of Decree / Nacht der Bestimmung) The Korans first appearance to The Prophet Mohammad Known as Laylat al-Qadr in Arabic, the Night of Power is traditionally accepted as the night between the 26th and 27th days of Ramadan. It is believed that this night is when the Quran was first revealed to the Prophet Muhammad through the Angel Gabriel.

 

 

25  June  2017   Sunday   EID al-FITR  RAMADAN FEAST (Ramadan Fest)

 

01  September  2017  Friday  EID al-ADHA (Feast of the Sacrifice / Opfer Fest)

 

21  SEPTEMBER  2017  Thursday  1 MUHARRAM (Islamic New Year / Islamisches Neujahr)

 

30  September  2017  Saturday  ASHURA DAY (Tag der Aschura)

 

30  November  2017​​  Thursday​   MAULID

(Mawlid) an-NABI (Prophet Muhammad's Birthday / Geburtstag des Propheten Muhammad) The day is fixed at the 12th day of the month of Rabi al-Awwal in the Muslim calendar. The Prophet Muhammad was born around A.D. 570 and died in 632. The Mevlid Kandili was first observed around the 13th century and was preceded by a month of celebration. The day is usually celebrated by a sermon, remembrance of the Prophet’s life and mission, gift giving and a feast