What did Prophet Muhammad say about the month of Safar?

“There is no superstitious owl, bird, no star-promising rain, no bad omen in the month of Safar.” “There is no bad omen in the month of Safar and no Ghouls.”

Which Islamic month is good for marriage?

Muslims favor weddings during the month of Shawwal and avoid weddings during the sacred months of Muharram and Ramadan.

Is the month of Safar unlucky?

It’s because of the misconception that has developed in people that Safar brings bad luck. They believe if they get married in Safar their marriage would end up in destruction because of the ill-fate that the month would bring to their lives. There is absolutely no truth in this myth.

What is special about the month of Safar?

Ṣafar (Arabic: صَفَر) is the second month of the lunar based Islamic calendar. The Arabic word ṣafar means “empty, vacate or void”, corresponding to the pre-Islamic Arabian time period when people’s houses were empty, as they were out gathering food.

Is it OK to get married in Muharram?

There is nothing in the Qur’an or the Sunnah to confirm this. The Muharram month is the same as the rest of the year. Hence, it is perfectly permissible to arrange a marriage in the month of Muharram and also to arrange the waleemah or any other function.

What are Hijri Months?

It is based on a year of 12 months: Muḥarram, Ṣafar, Rabīʿ al-Awwal, Rabīʿ al-Thānī, Jumādā al-Awwal, Jumādā al-Thānī, Rajab, Shaʿbān, Ramaḍān (the month of fasting), Shawwāl, Dhū al-Qaʿdah, and Dhū al-Ḥijjah. Each month begins approximately at the time of the new moon.

What is meaning of Safar?

Definition of Safar : the second month of the Islamic year — see Months of the Principal Calendars Table.

What is Islamic lunar month?

A lunar month (one new moon to the next) lasts a little over 29.5 days. For convenience, a month is the Islamic calendar is either 29 days or 30 days, one after the other. So a 29-day month is followed by a 30-day month (29+30 is the same as 29.5+29.5).