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Happy 1434! (Islamic New Year)

Happy 1434! (Islamic New Year)

The Hijri New Year, also known as Islamic new year (Arabic: رأس السنة الهجرية‎ Ras as-Sanah al-Hijriyah) is the day that marks the beginning of a new Islamic calendar year in the Muslim world. Facts on Hijri, Islamic New Year The first day of the year is observed on the first day of Muharram, the first month in the Islamic calendar (there might … Continue reading

Largest Religion Groups in the world

Largest Religion Groups in the world

The largest religious group in the world is Christian (2.2 billion or 2,280,616,000 estimated in 2011) followed by muslims (1.5 billion or 1,553,188,720). By Christian we mean all who believe that Jesus is the Messiah prophesied in the Hebrew Bible. The major groups are: Baptists Episopalias Jehovah’s witnesses Mormons Lutherans Methodists Orthodox Pentecostl Presbyterians Roman … Continue reading