When is Laylat al-Qadr 2023?

Laylat al-Qadr 2023 is on Monday 17th Apr, 2023 (17/04/2023) in 1456 days

Note that with regards to the Muslim calendar, a holiday is commenced on the sunset of the preceding day; thus, Laylat al-Qadr 2023 will be observed on the sunset of Sunday 16th Apr, 2023.

Laylat al-Qadr always falls on the same day according to the Islamic calendar; for it being a lunar calendar. Nonetheless, the day differs on the Gregorian calendar as it is a solar calendar; causing roughly an eleven day difference each year.

The dates of Laylat al-Qadr are usually determined by either an actual sighting of the moon with the naked eyes, or through astronomical calculations. Note that dates provided here are based on the dates adopted by the Fiqh Council of North America.

What is Laylat al-Qadr?

Laylat al-Qadr

The meaning of Lailat al-Qadr is the Night of Destiny. It also honors the anniversary of the Night in which the Qur’an was sent down to humanity for living the life of guidance via Prophet Muhammad (S.A.W.W). It is also known and referred to as the Night of Power.

Dates for Laylat al-Qadr from 2015 to 2024

The next occurrence of Laylat al-Qadr is marked in red

When is ...?WeekdayDateDays away
Laylat al-Qadr 2024FridayApr 5th in 1810 days
Laylat al-Qadr 2023MondayApr 17th in 1456 days
Laylat al-Qadr 2022WednesdayApr 27th in 1101 days
Laylat al-Qadr 2021SaturdayMay 8th in 747 days
Laylat al-Qadr 2020TuesdayMay 19th in 393 days
Laylat al-Qadr 2019FridayMay 31st in 39 days
Laylat al-Qadr 2018MondayJun 11th 314 days ago
Laylat al-Qadr 2017ThursdayJun 22nd 668 days ago
Laylat al-Qadr 2016FridayJul 1st 1024 days ago
Laylat al-Qadr 2015MondayJul 13th 1378 days ago
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Quick Facts

Start DateApr 17, 2023
When? Starts in 1456 days
Duration1 Day
Type Muslim Holidays

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