Shab e Miraj Date 2019

Shab e Miraj

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22-Mar-20 27 Rajab 1441 AH

Shab E Miraj Date 2019

Shab e Miraj, an historical night event much celebrated and respected in Islamic history is believed to be an important physical as well as spiritual journey in the history of Islam. The lailatul Miraj/Shab e Miraj was basically a remarkable ascension of Prophet Muhammad (صلى الله عليه وسلم) to seven heavens which he took on back of an animal Buraq.

The great ascension of Shab e Miraj is splited into two parts which are called Isra and Mi’raj.

Surah Al Isra in Qur’an has mentioned the event of Mi’raj while details of the event are clearer in Ahadith. Last prophet of Islam, the Hazrat Muhammad (صلى الله عليه وسلم) traveled on the back of a winged mule-like beast also known as Buraq.

The reports, teachings, deeds and quotations of Prophet Muhammad SW later explained the event happenings in detail after Surah Al Isra mentioned the event of Mi’raj. Hazrat Muhammad (صلى الله عليه وسلم) traveled to farthest mosque which was Al-Aqsa Mosque where he led all other prophets of Islam in prayer. Before he started off his journey, Jibreel, the angel of God, came down To Prophet Muhammad (صلى الله عليه وسلم) while he was sleeping and had his heart washed with pure waters. The journey to heavens on the back of Buraq is known to be as Mi’raj which means Ascension in literal sense. The event of Shabe e Miraj took place in the year of 612 as per record.

The Lailat al-Mi’raj also known as Shab-e-Mi'raj is celebrated throughout in Muslim world especially in Pakistan, India, Turkey, Bangladesh, Iran and Saudi Arabia. Many Muslims pray optional prayers during this night while other gathers to illuminate cities and lands of candles and electric lights.

If you are interested in knowing when is Shab e Miraj in your country, then keep visiting this page for the expected date.

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can anyone tell us the expected date of shab e miraj for 2020 ?

Irfan, Karachi Fri 04 Oct, 2019