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Isra and Mi'raj in Malaysia

Quick Facts

Isra 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.

Local names

NameLanguage
Israk & MikrajMalay
Isra and Mi'rajEnglish
Isra und Mi'radsch (Himmelfahrt Mohammeds)German

Isra and Mi'raj 2014

Tuesday, May 27, 2014

Isra and Mi'raj 2015

Saturday, May 16, 2015
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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.

Jerusalem

The Prophet Mohammad traveled from Mecca to Jerusalem, pictured above.

©iStockphoto.com/Claudia Dewald

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Isra and Mi'raj Observances

WeekdayDateYearNameHoliday type
FriFeb 231990Isra and Mi'rajCommon Local holidays
TueFeb 121991Isra and Mi'rajCommon Local holidays
SatFeb 11992Isra and Mi'rajCommon Local holidays
ThuJan 211993Isra and Mi'rajCommon Local holidays
MonJan 101994Isra and Mi'rajCommon Local holidays
FriDec 301994Isra and Mi'rajCommon Local holidays
WedDec 201995Isra and Mi'rajCommon Local holidays
SunDec 81996Isra and Mi'rajCommon Local holidays
FriNov 281997Isra and Mi'rajCommon Local holidays
TueNov 171998Isra and Mi'rajCommon Local holidays
SatNov 61999Isra and Mi'rajCommon Local holidays
ThuOct 262000Isra and Mi'rajCommon Local holidays
MonOct 152001Isra and Mi'rajCommon Local holidays
FriOct 42002Isra and Mi'rajCommon Local holidays
WedSep 242003Isra and Mi'rajCommon Local holidays
SunSep 122004Isra and Mi'rajCommon Local holidays
ThuSep 12005Isra and Mi'rajCommon Local holidays
TueAug 222006Isra and Mi'rajCommon Local holidays
SatAug 112007Isra and Mi'rajCommon Local holidays
ThuJul 312008Isra and Mi'rajCommon Local holidays
MonJul 202009Isra and Mi'rajCommon Local holidays
FriJul 92010Isra and Mi'rajCommon Local holidays
WedJun 292011Isra and Mi'rajCommon Local holidays
SunJun 172012Isra and Mi'rajCommon Local holidays
ThuJun 62013Isra and Mi'rajCommon Local holidays
TueMay 272014Isra and Mi'rajCommon Local holidays
SatMay 162015Isra and Mi'rajCommon Local holidays
ThuMay 52016Isra and Mi'rajCommon Local holidays
MonApr 242017Isra and Mi'rajCommon Local holidays
FriApr 132018Isra and Mi'rajCommon Local holidays
WedApr 32019Isra and Mi'rajCommon Local holidays
SunMar 222020Isra and Mi'rajCommon Local holidays

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