Months of the Islamic Calendar

  • Publish date:26/12/2009
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Question:

I want to know the months of the Islamic calendar.
Fatwa:
All perfect praise be to Allah, The Lord of the Worlds. I testify that there is none worthy of worship except Allah, and that Muhammad  sallallaahu  `alayhi  wa  sallam ( may  Allah exalt his mention ) is His Slave and Messenger.
 
The names of Islamic months are as follows:
1) Muharram
2) Safar
3) Rabi al-Awwal
4) Rabi al-Thani
5) Jumada al-Awwal
6) Jumada al-Thani
7) Rajab
8) Sha'ban
9) Ramadan
10) Shawwal
11) Dhul-Qa'dah
12) Dhul-Hijjah.

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