Dear customers, friends, colleagues!
The Islamic New Year 1432 (Arabic: رأس السنة الهجرية Ras as-Sana al-Hijreya) begins on December 7, 2010 in the Gregorian Calendar.
The day marks the beginning of the new year in the Islamic Calendar, called Hijra (هِجْرَة). The arabic word Hijra means migration of the Islamic prophet Muhammad and his followers from Mecca to Medina in 622. Alternate spellings of this word are Hijrah, Hijrat or Hegira in Latin.