Essaouira Mogador is a town at the Atlantic coast of Morocco

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The Hijri year (AH anno hegirae) is the year-numbering system used in the Islamic calendar. It commemorates the Hijra ( emigration of Prophet Muhammad and his followers to the city of Medina in 622 CE).

The first day of Muharram is on July, 19 2023 CE and the new year is 1445 AH

The year 2023 corresponds to the Islamic years 1445–1446 AH.

Muharram is the first month of the Islamic calendar and it’s also the most important month. The month of Muharram is considered a month of peace and harmony.





The Hijri New Year, also known as Islamic new year (Arabic: Ras as-Sanah al-Hijriyah) is the day that marks the beginning of a new Islamic calendar year, and is the day on which the year count is incremented. The first day of the year is observed on the first day of Muharram, the first month in the Islamic calendar. The first month, Muharram is one of the four sacred months that Allah has mentioned in the Quran.

Muharram 1440

Cresent Moon visibility 1st Muharram 1440 / 10th of September 2018


The 10th day of Muharram is called the Day of Ashura.



The Hijra is the migration or journey of the Islamic prophet Muhammad and his followers from Mecca to Medina between June 21st and July 2nd in 622 CE.



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  • Dhu al-Hijjah is the twelfth and final month in the Islamic calendar.This is a very sacred month in the Islamic calendar, marking the end of the year. It is in this month in which the Hajj (pilgrimage) takes place and the pilgrimage occurs from the 8th to 12th day of Dhu al-Hijjah, the 12th and last month of the Islamic calendar.

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    La Hijra chez les Musulmans



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