When is Laylat al-Qadr 2024?

Laylat al-Qadr 2024 is on Saturday 6th Apr, 2024 (06/04/2024) in 1579 days

Note that with regards to the Muslim calendar, a holiday is commenced on the sunset of the preceding day; thus, Laylat al-Qadr 2024 will be observed on the sunset of Friday 5th Apr, 2024.

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

Lailat al-Qadr means the Night of Destiny. It honors the anniversary of the night when the Qur'an was revealed to humanity to lead it to guidance through the Prophet Muhammad (peace be upon him). It is also known 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 2024SaturdayApr 6th in 1579 days
Laylat al-Qadr 2023TuesdayApr 18th in 1225 days
Laylat al-Qadr 2022ThursdayApr 28th in 870 days
Laylat al-Qadr 2021SundayMay 9th in 516 days
Laylat al-Qadr 2020WednesdayMay 20th in 162 days
Laylat al-Qadr 2019SaturdayJun 1st 191 days ago
Laylat al-Qadr 2018MondayJun 11th 546 days ago
Laylat al-Qadr 2017ThursdayJun 22nd 900 days ago
Laylat al-Qadr 2016SaturdayJul 2nd 1255 days ago
Laylat al-Qadr 2015TuesdayJul 14th 1609 days ago
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Quick Facts

Start DateApr 6, 2024
When? Starts in 1579 days
Duration1 Day
Type Muslim Holidays

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