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the flight of Muhammad from Mecca to Medina in 622 which marked the beginning of the Muslim era

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a journey by a large group to escape from a hostile environment

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6 million sq m, the Dar Al Hijrah project is being developed by Saudi Real Estate Development Company, which is owned by the Public Investment Fund (PIF) of the Ministry of Finance.
The real Hijrah means departure from polytheism to monotheism, from ignorance to knowledge, from enslavement of others to the service of Allah, from sin and corruption to virtues and righteousness.
The Hijrah Priority Card is being offered to customers having a minimum income of MYR3,500 per month.
The new Hijrah year, however, will not be accompanied by any balloons or fireworks or jumping into ice-cold fountains.
6m) Islamic stapled income securities (ISIS) of Malaysian funding vehicle Hijrah Pertama Berhads (HP).
Mr Patel, whose brother was once leader of the extremist group, spoke about sex education at the Birmingham Muslim Education Conference, which was staged at the Al Hijrah academy in Bordesley Green.
Unsurprisingly there is a large gallery which tells you everything you could possibly want to know about the life and mission of the Prophet Mohammad (PBUH) from the day of his birth until his journey to Madinah -- the event that marks the beginning of the Hijrah calendar.
aaa Today marks the beginning of a new Islamic year, which was initiated after the Hijrah, or emigration, of the Prophet (PBUH) and which marked the formation of the first Muslim nation within an independent Islamic territory under the rule of Muslims.
Hijri is derived from Arabic word Hijrah, which means migration.
FAISALABAD -- The police have finalised a security plan for the second day of Muharramul Haraam 1438 Hijrah (Tuesday) by deputing four superintendents police (SPs), 13 deputy superintendents
FAISALABAD -- The moon of Muharramul Haraam 1438 Hijrah is expected to be sighted in Pakistan on October 2 (Sunday), whereas the new Islamic year will commence from October 3, 2016.
Concurrently, RAM has reaffirmed the A ratings of the Group's and Hijrah Pertama Berhad's existing issues (refer to table below)," said RAM.
first grandson of Holy Prophet (SW) and the Leader of the youth of Paradise, was born in the holy city of Medina in third year after Hijrah.
6 million sq m along Hijrah Road with latest facilities and public transport systems to house 200,000 pilgrims, said the Arab News report.
In celebrating the new Hijrah Year, though, it might be well to remind ourselves, Muslim or otherwise, just what was being remembered.