Islamic New Year (1 Muharram Night 1442): 21 August 2020
Ashura (10 Muharram 1442): 30 August 2020
Islamic New Year (1442) will start on 5th November all over the world. Islamic Gregorian calendar is a solar calendar and varies from country to country. It is a Lunar Calendar. This difference means Al-Hijra / Muharram moves in the Gregorian calendar approximately 11 days every year. The date of New Islamic Calendar varies from country to country. The new moon is born on 20/08/2020 in some countries of the world and it will be not appear in most countries of the world.
Here we are sharing new crescent born curve given below. Please take a look of new Islamic New year Muharram moon published below on biseworld.com.
Muharram is Arabic word which means forbidden. It is one of the Islamic months in which fighting is forbidden. Islamic calendar is based on lunar cycle therefore Muharram moves year to year. The month of Muharram is not just important because it is fist month of Islamic calendar is has significance because of different Islamic events. It is strictly forbidden to fight in this month. It is one of scared Islamic months Muslims fast during Muharram. The 10th day of muharram is called Youm-e-Ashora. Shia Muslims starts mourn from the first day of Muharram and continue it till the end of month.
Shia Muslims continue mourn in the remembrance of Imam Hussain (A.S) sufferings in Karbala. The tenth day of Muharram is called Youm-e-Ashora which means day of grief. in the month of Muharram Muslims all over the world mark the remembrance of Karbala Battle. 1st Muharram is the 1st day of Islamic calendar. On 7th Muharram in the battle field of Karbala water supply to the Imam Husain’s family was banned by the Yazaid.10th Muharram is the day of Imam Husain’s shahadat.
In this in the battle field of Karbala Imam Hussain was killed and the entire day Shia spend in deep mourn. This month is a month of great remuneration and virtue for the Muslims. It is one of the scared Islamic months. The month of Muharram is blessed with various virtues. It is great reward if you reward in this month. If any Muslim keeps a single fast in the month of Muharram he will receive reward equal to 30 fasts.
Fasting in the month of Muharram is not mandatory it is totally on the choice of Muslims. There is great merit and reward of Muharram fasts so Muslims need to take advantage of this opportunity. The 10th day of Muharram is Ashura and known as Youm-e-Ashora the day of martyrdom of Hussain. Ahura is a day of public processions and grief for the Muslim community. During the entire day different mourn activates are conducted in all Muslim countries. Karbala is a city in Iraq which was battle field it was a desert.