Urdu Date Today In India 2021, What is the Islamic Date Today In India 2021? Lets Find out Urdu Date Today in Mumbai, Hyderabad Here

Updated January 16, 2021

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What is the Urdu Date Today In India 2021? We often wonder why all the calendars are different from each other when we live in the same world. Based on the various calendars available and followed all over the globe, we tend to have differences in the years, months and dates. As we currently use the Gregorian calendar, the today Urdu Date 2021 in India is undoubtedly different from the Gregorian dates. How the Urdu Date Today In India, 2021 is calculated? What is the Urdu Date Today In India 2021? In this article, let us look at some information on the Urdu Date Today In India 2021.

Today Islamic Date In India 2021

People around the world follow many calendars, but the commonly used is the Gregorian Calendar where it has 365 days (or 366 days if leap year) based on one solar year. What is the Islamic Calendar? Islamic Calendar depends on the movement of the moon as the beginning of each month is marked by the observance of a new moon seen for the first time. The Islamic calendar has 12 months, with 29 or 30 days each month. The Islamic calendar year is 11 days shorter than the Gregorian calendar year.

The months in the Islamic calendar are: 

  • Muharram
  • Safar
  • Rabi' al-awwal
  • Rabi' al-thani
  • Jumada al-awwal
  • Jumada al-thani
  • Raja
  •  Sha'aban
  • Ramadan
  • Shawwal
  • Dhu al-Qi'dah
  • Dhu al-Hijjah.

The days of the week are:

  •  yaum al-ahad (Sunday)
  •  yaum al-ithnayn (Monday)
  • yaum ath-thalatha (Tuesday)
  • yaum al-arbia'a ( Wednesday)
  • yaum al- khamis (Thursday)
  • yaum al-jumu`a (Friday)
  • yaum as-sabt (Saturday)

Urdu Date Today In India 2021

What are the major differences between the Gregorian Calendar and Islamic Calendar? 

  • In the Gregorian Calendar each month starts according to the Solar Cycle whereas, in Islamic Calendar, each month starts when the lunar crescent is first seen after a new moon. So, the months in the Islamic calendar are a day longer.
  • As the Islamic calendar years are shorter than Gregorian years, both calendar systems will one day show the same year number. This is much rare that the year numbers will coincide on May 1, 20874 CE/AH.

What Is The Urdu Date Today In India 2021?

According to Hijri Calendar 1441, it started after the Hijrah of the Prophet (PBUH) to Madina. The beginning of each month is calculated on the visibility of the moon at the end of the previous month. So, once the moon is sighted, a new month starts with a new lunar cycle. 

  • Today Islamic Date - 2 Djumada l-Akhira 1442
  • Today Gregorian Date - 16-01-2021.

Urdu Date Today In India 2021 - FAQs

1. What is an Islamic Calendar?

Islamic Calendar depends on the movement of the moon as the beginning of each month is marked by the observance of a new moon seen for the first time.

2. How many days and months are there in an Islamic Calendar?

The Islamic calendar has 12 months, with 29 or 30 days each month. The Islamic calendar year is 11 days shorter than the Gregorian calendar year.

3. What are the days of the week in an Islamic Calendar?
  •  yaum al-ahad (Sunday)
  •  yaum al-ithnayn (Monday)
  • yaum ath-thalatha (Tuesday)
  • yaum al-arbia'a ( Wednesday)
  • yaum al- khamis (Thursday)
  • yaum al-jumu`a (Friday)
  • yaum as-sabt (Saturday)
4. What are the months of the year in an Islamic Calendar?
  • Muharram
  • Safar
  • Rabi' al-awwal
  • Rabi' al-thani
  • Jumada al-awwal
  • Jumada al-thani
  • Raja
  •  Sha'aban
  • Ramadan
  • Shawwal
  • Dhu al-Qi'dah
  • Dhu al-Hijjah.

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