Isra & Miraj
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Apr 24, Various: Isra & Miraj
A public holiday in Brunei, Indonesia, Jordan and Oman today.
Known as the The Prophet’s Ascension, Ascension to Heaven or the Night Journey, Isra and Mi’raj is a holiday observed on the 27th day of Rajab, the seventh month in the Islamic calendar.
Isra and Mi’raj marks the Prophet’s journey from Mecca to Jerusalem and ascent into heaven, sometime around the year 621, according to Islamic belief.
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