Shab-e-Meraj in Bangladesh
Quick FactsIsra and Mi'raj (Isra Me'raj, Israa and Mi'raaj, Laylat Al-Isra wa Al-Miraj, Lailat al Miraj, Night Journey and Ascension to Heaven) marks the night that the Prophet Mohammad traveled from Mecca to Jerusalem, ascended to heaven and returned.
|Shab e-Meraj||Bengali (latin)|
Shab-e-Meraj 2014Tuesday, May 27, 2014
Shab-e-Meraj 2015Saturday, May 16, 2015
Note: This day is an optional public holiday for the religious communities in Bangladesh.
List of dates for other years
Isra and Mi'raj, also known as Al Isra' wal Miraj, is observed on the 27th day of the month of Rajab, the seventh month in the Islamic calendar. This event marks the night that Allah (God) took Mohammad (also known as Mohamed or Muhammed) on a journey from Mecca to Jerusalem and then to heaven.
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Shab-e-Meraj ObservancesNote: This day is an optional public holiday for the religious communities in Bangladesh.
|Thu||Sep 1||2005||Shab-e-Meraj||Optional Holiday|
|Tue||Aug 22||2006||Shab-e-Meraj||Optional Holiday|
|Sat||Aug 11||2007||Shab-e-Meraj||Optional Holiday|
|Thu||Jul 31||2008||Shab-e-Meraj||Optional Holiday|
|Mon||Jul 20||2009||Shab-e-Meraj||Optional Holiday|
|Fri||Jul 9||2010||Shab-e-Meraj||Optional Holiday|
|Wed||Jun 29||2011||Shab-e-Meraj||Optional Holiday|
|Sun||Jun 17||2012||Shab-e-Meraj||Optional Holiday|
|Thu||Jun 6||2013||Shab-e-Meraj||Optional Holiday|
|Tue||May 27||2014||Shab-e-Meraj||Optional Holiday|
|Sat||May 16||2015||Shab-e-Meraj||Optional Holiday|
Other holidays in May 2014 in Bangladesh
- May Day ―Thursday, May 1, 2014
- Mothers' Day ―Sunday, May 11, 2014
- Buddha Purnima/Vesak ―Tuesday, May 13, 2014
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- Perpetual monthly calendar - shows only one month at a time
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