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).
year 2017 corresponds to the Islamic years 1438–1439 AH.
The first day of Muharram is on Thursday 21 September 2017 CE and the new year is 1439
AH. and on 11 September 2018
HAPPY NEW HIJRI YEAR 1439
( 21 September 2017)
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.
Cresent Moon visibility 1st Muharram 1439 / 20th of September 2017