Muslim Prayer Times Leicester

Muslim prayer times in Leicester (Leicestershire) can be found below. We offer prayer times for today and this month. Times are updated every day.

Prayer Times Leicester - Today

Muslim prayer times (salah/namaz times) in Leicester for today, Wednesday 22 May 2024, are:

  • Fajr - 02:59
  • Sunrise - 04:57
  • Dhuhr - 13:01
  • Asr - 18:30
  • Maghrib - 21:06
  • Isha - 23:04

Prayer times were last updated on .

There are many methods used to calculate prayer times. For prayer times calculations in Leicester we use:

  • Fajr: 15 degrees, Isha: 15 degrees
  • Asr: Hanafi
  • High Latitude: Angle-based rule
  • Latitude: 52.6429, Longitude: -1.1273

Prayer times for more UK towns and cities can be found here.

Prayer Times Leicester - May 2024

Muslim prayer times (salah/namaz times) in Leicester for May 2024 are listed in the table below.

1 May 202403:3005:3213:0218:1020:3222:35
2 May 202403:2605:3013:0118:1120:3422:38
3 May 202403:2305:2813:0118:1220:3622:41
4 May 202403:2005:2613:0118:1320:3722:44
5 May 202403:1705:2413:0118:1420:3922:47
6 May 202403:1405:2213:0118:1520:4122:50
7 May 202403:1105:2113:0118:1620:4222:52
8 May 202403:1005:1913:0118:1720:4422:53
9 May 202403:0905:1713:0118:1820:4622:54
10 May 202403:0805:1513:0118:1920:4722:54
11 May 202403:0705:1413:0118:2020:4922:55
12 May 202403:0705:1213:0118:2120:5122:56
13 May 202403:0605:1013:0118:2220:5222:57
14 May 202403:0505:0913:0118:2320:5422:58
15 May 202403:0405:0713:0118:2420:5522:58
16 May 202403:0305:0613:0118:2520:5722:59
17 May 202403:0305:0413:0118:2620:5923:00
18 May 202403:0205:0313:0118:2721:0023:01
19 May 202403:0105:0113:0118:2821:0223:01
20 May 202403:0105:0013:0118:2821:0323:02
21 May 202403:0004:5913:0118:2921:0423:03
22 May 202402:5904:5713:0118:3021:0623:04
23 May 202402:5904:5613:0118:3121:0723:04
24 May 202402:5804:5513:0118:3221:0923:05
25 May 202402:5804:5413:0218:3321:1023:06
26 May 202402:5704:5213:0218:3321:1123:07
27 May 202402:5704:5113:0218:3421:1323:07
28 May 202402:5604:5013:0218:3521:1423:08
29 May 202402:5604:4913:0218:3621:1523:09
30 May 202402:5504:4813:0218:3621:1623:09
31 May 202402:5504:4713:0218:3721:1823:10

Five Pillars of Islam

Muslims are required to follow the Five Pillars of Islam, which are basic tenets of the Islamic faith.

The first is the Shahada, which is the declaration of faith. This is followed by Salah, which is the five daily prayers. Third is Sawm, or fasting during the month of Ramadan. Fourth is Zakat, which is giving to charity. Finally, Hajj is the pilgrimage to Mecca that must be undertaken at least once in a lifetime if possible.

These pillars guide Muslims and help to create a sense of community within the Islamic faith. By following these tenets, Muslims hope to please Allah and lead a life that is pleasing to Him.

Muslims perform five prayers daily.

The timings of the prayers vary depending on the position of the sun. However, they are typically performed at dawn, noon, mid-afternoon, sunset, and evening.

The prayers are:

  • Fajr – morning prayer
  • Dhuhr – midday
  • Asr – afternoon
  • Maghrib – sunset
  • Isha – night

The prayers are a moment of connection between the worshipper and Allah. They help to cleanse the soul and promote humility and patience. In addition, they serve as a reminder of one’s duties and responsibilities.

For Muslims, the daily prayers are an essential part of their faith.

Prayer times in Leicester, UK. Salah times.

About Leicester

Leicester is a city in the East Midlands region of England. It is the biggest settlement in the county of Leicestershire.

The city has a diverse population. Most are from non-white British backgrounds.

After World War II, Leicester welcomed migrants from the Caribbean and countries such as India, Pakistan, and Bangladesh.

In 1972 Idi Amin’s government in Uganda expelled the Asian population. Tens of thousands of Ugandan Asians settled in Leicester.

At the time of the last census, 61,440 Muslims were living in Leicester, representing 18.63% of the total population.

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