Lailat-ul-Qadr


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Lailat-ul-Qadr

(ˌleɪlætʊlˈkɑːdə)
n
(Islam) a night of study and prayer observed annually by Muslims to mark the communication of the Koran: it usually follows the 27th day of Ramadan
[from Arabic: night of determination]
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The Indian missions, which are spearheading the celebrations in the UAE, chose to host the official Yoga Day events a day before the actual day on July 21 in view of the night of Lailat-ul-Qadr falling on Wednesday night.
Hazrat Aisha Radiallah Anha stated that Rasool Allah peace be upon him said, "Look for Lailat-Ul-Qadr in the odd nights of the last ten days of Ramadhan.
The day is observed on June 21 but this year, but the UAE will celebrate it a day before in view of the holy night of Lailat-ul-Qadr falling on June 21.