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Islamic Date Today in Pakistan | Hijri Date April 2024

This page provides the current Islamic date today (08 Shawwal, 1445), keeping you informed about the today’s date in Hijri and the Arabic month (Shawwal). It serves as a reliable source for the date in the Muslim calendar, catering to those seeking information about " aj chand ki date" (moon date) or calendar chand ki tarikh.
In addition to the todays Islamic date, this page also provides the corresponding Gregorian date for your convenience. It is designed to be a comprehensive resource for all your date-related queries, whether they pertain to the Islamic calendar or the Gregorian calendar.
Islamic Date
08 Shawwal, 1445
Gregorian Date
17 April, 2024

Working of Islamic Date

The Islamic calendar, also known as the Hijri calendar, is a lunar calendar used by Muslims worldwide to determine religious observances and rituals, such as the start of Ramadan or Hajj. Unlike the Gregorian calendar, which is solar-based and used by most of the world today, the Islamic calendar is based on the cycles of the moon. This means that each month begins with the sighting of the new moon.

The Islamic calendar consists of 12 months, similar to the Gregorian calendar, but each month has either 29 or 30 days, depending on the sighting of the moon. This results in an Islamic year being approximately 10 to 12 days shorter than a Gregorian year. Therefore, Islamic dates do not align with the Gregorian dates, and the “date today” in the Muslim calendar will be different from the Gregorian date.

It’s important to note that the Islamic calendar holds significant religious and cultural importance for Muslims around the world. The dates of major Islamic events, such as Ramadan, Eid al-Fitr, and Eid al-Adha, are determined based on this calendar. Therefore, knowing the “date today” in the Muslim calendar is crucial for Muslims to observe these important events.

FAQs

What is the current Islamic date today?
The current Islamic date today is 08 Shawwal, 1445 in Pakistan. Please note that the Islamic date can vary depending on the sighting of the moon and may differ from one location to another. Current date is according to the sights of moon in Pakistan.

How is the date today in Hijri different from the Gregorian date?
The Hijri date is based on the lunar calendar, while the Gregorian date is based on the solar calendar. This means that the Hijri date is approximately 10 to 12 days shorter than the Gregorian year. Therefore, the date today in Hijri will be different from the Gregorian date.

How is the Islamic month and date today determined?
The Islamic month (currently Shawwal)and date today (08 Shawwal, 1445) are determined based on the lunar cycle. Each new month begins with the sighting of the new moon. However, the exact date can vary depending on geographical location and local sighting conditions.

What is the date today in the Muslim calendar in Pakistan?
The date today in the Muslim calendar is 08 Shawwal, 1445. The Muslim calendar, or Hijri calendar, is a lunar calendar and its date can be different from the Gregorian date.

Aj Chand Ki Date/Calendar Chand Ki Tarikh?
The date today in the Muslim calendar is 08 Shawwal, 1445.

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