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Lailatul Isra Wal Mi Raj in Philippines

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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The Prophet Mohammad traveled from Mecca to Jerusalem, pictured above.
The Prophet Mohammad traveled from Mecca to Jerusalem, pictured above.
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Lailatul Isra Wal Mi Raj Observances

WeekdayDateYearNameHoliday TypeWhere It is Observed
FriJul 92010Lailatul Isra Wal Mi RajCommon Local holidays 
WedJun 292011Lailatul Isra Wal Mi RajCommon Local holidays 
SunJun 172012Lailatul Isra Wal Mi RajCommon Local holidays 
ThuJun 62013Lailatul Isra Wal Mi RajCommon Local holidays 
TueMay 272014Lailatul Isra Wal Mi RajCommon Local holidays 
SatMay 162015Lailatul Isra Wal Mi RajCommon Local holidays 
ThuMay 52016Lailatul Isra Wal Mi RajCommon Local holidays 
MonApr 242017Lailatul Isra Wal Mi RajCommon Local holidays 
FriApr 132018Lailatul Isra Wal Mi RajCommon Local holidays 
WedApr 32019Lailatul Isra Wal Mi RajCommon Local holidays 
SunMar 222020Lailatul Isra Wal Mi RajCommon Local holidays 

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.

Lailatul Isra Wal Mi Raj 2016

Thursday, May 5, 2016

Lailatul Isra Wal Mi Raj 2017

Monday, April 24, 2017

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