Gün ve Geceler (Days and Nights)

 

2021 Dini Günler   /  Significant Days and Nights of the Hijri (Islamic) Calendar 2021

 

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2021 Dini Günler 

Üç Ayların Başlangıcı: 13 Şubat 2021 Cumartesi / 1 Receb 1442

 

Regaib Kandili: 18 Şubat 2021 Perşembe / 6 Receb 1442

 

Mirac Kandili: 10 Mart 2021 Çarşamba / 26  Receb 1442

 

Berat Kandili:  27 Mart 2021 Cumartesi / 14 Şaban 1442

 

Ramazan Başlangıcı:  13 Nisan 2021 Salı / 1 Ramazan 1442

 

Kadir Gecesi:  8 Mayıs  2021 Salı / 26 Ramazan 1442

 

Arefe Günü: 12 Mayıs 2021 Çarşamba / 30 Ramazan 1442

 

Ramazan Bayramı: 13 Mayıs 2021 Perşembe / 1 Şevval 1442

 

 

Arefe Günü: 19 Temmuz 2021 Pazartesi / 9 Zilhicce 1442

 

Kurban Bayramı: 20 Temmuz 2021 Salı / 10 Zilhicce 1442

 

Hicri Yılbaşı:  9 Ağustos 2021 Pazartesi / 1 Muharrem 1443

 

Aşure Günü: 18 Ağustos 2021 Çarşamba / 10 Muharrem 1443

 

Mevlid Kandili:  17 Ekim 2021 Pazar / 11 Rebiülevvel 1443

 

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Significant Days and Nights of the Hijri (Islamic) Calendar 2021

 

13​  February  2021  ​Tuesday    1st RAJAB

 

18  February  2021  Thursday   REGAIB NIGHT

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

 

10 March  2021 Wednesday​ 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.

 

27 March 2021  Saturday   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.

 

13  April  2021   Tuesday 

RAMADAN BEGINS (Beginn des Ramadan)

 

8  May  2021  Saturday   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.

 

13  May  2021  Thursday  EID al-FITR  RAMADAN FEAST (Ramadan Fest)

 

20 July  2021 Tuesday  EID al-ADHA (Feast of the Sacrifice / Opfer Fest)

 

9 August  2021  Monday  1 MUHARRAM (Islamic New Year / Islamisches Neujahr)

 

18 August  2021 Wednesday  ASHURA DAY (Tag der Aschura)

 

17  October  2021  Sunday   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 feas