Events: The Islamic, Muslim, or Hijri logbook (Arabic: التقويم الهجري at-taqwīm al-hijrī) is a lunar date-book comprising of a year in a time of 354 or 355 days. It is utilized in Muslim nations to decide the best possible long stretches of Islamic occasions and ceremonies, for example, the yearly time of fasting and the correct time for the journey to Mecca. In regular day to day existence of these nations the Gregorian logbook is utilized. Rents, compensation and so forth are paid by the Gregorian date-book which is additionally utilized for horticulture if no conventional sunlight based logbooks are use for this reason like the Berber timetable or the Coptic Calendar, in light of the fact that a lunar schedule isn’t suited for rural work.
The Islamic logbook utilizes the Hijri period whose age was reflectively settled as the Islamic New Year of AD 622. Amid that year, Muhammad and his devotees relocated from Mecca to Yathrib (now Medina) and set up the main Muslim people group (ummah), an occasion remembered as the Hijra. In the West, dates in this time are normally meant AH (Latin: Anno Hegirae, “in the time of the Hijra”) in parallel with the Christian (AD) and Jewish periods (AM). In Muslim nations, it is likewise now and again meant as H from its Arabic frame (سَنة هِجْريّة, shortened هـ). In English, years preceding the Hijra are figured as BH (“Before the Hijra”).
The current Islamic year is 1439 AH. In the Gregorian date-book, 1439 AH keeps running from around 21 September 2017 to 10 September 2018.