Hijrah


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Hijrah

(ˈhɪdʒrə)
n
(Islam) a variant of Hegira
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Manama: A video clip taken by a woman who was at Al Hijrah Walkway in Madinah on Wednesday showing three young men with dogs beating a man has gone viral on social media.
Zamil Air Conditioners, one of the leading international manufacturers of air-conditioning systems and service solutions in the Middle East, says it has secured its largest-ever contract for the supply of custom chiller systems for the Dar Al Hijrah project in Saudi Arabia.
Islamic researcher Dr Mohammed Ashmawy said the Arabic word Hijrah is commonly translated as 'migration', though it means to 'quit all that displeases Almighty Allah'.
Datuk Azrulnizam Abdul Aziz, chief executive officer of Al Rajhi Bank (Malaysia) said, 'Al Rajhi Bank's Hijrah Priority cardholders are able to leverage on the breadth of the network in the bank's native country of Saudi Arabia for their ease of transaction in the Holy Land.
In remembering the new Hijrah year (the Islamic year, based on a lunar calendar), Muslims remember the migration of Prophet Mohammad (peace and blessings of Allah be upon him) and of the first Muslims as they left everything and moved from all that they had known in Makkah, to a new life at the service of Allah in Madinah.
I am looking for an opportunity to make hijrah to Yemen with the chance of having a job waiting for me to teach English to any and all ages," he wrote.
Al-Awlaki, who was born in New Mexico, was the Imam at the Dar Al Hijrah Mosque in Virginia, which had been vandalized at the time.
His brother told him: "If your iman (faith) is being affected there, I advise you to come over with plans of hijrah.
In addition, the programme will debut on three South-east Asian free-to-air broadcasters: Malaysia's Hijrah TV in December 2010; Indonesia's B Channel this month; and Thailand's TPBS in 2011.
During the ceremony, a documentary will also be screened highlighting meanings of Al Hijrah in an interesting literal style.
There were new goals and causes of the religious ritual of sacrificing in the Islamic world after the second year of the Hijrah (the year when the Prophet Muhammad moved from Mecca to Medina).
BANKING AND CREDIT NEWS-3 August 2010-RAM Ratings maintains Hijrah Pertama's AAA debt rating(C)1994-2010 M2 COMMUNICATIONS http://www.