"ikhal" is a command line tool designed to be an Islamic calendar that provides a range of functionalities. It is primarily used by Muslims to assist in tracking important dates and events in the Islamic calendar. The tool is written in Python programming language and is compatible with various operating systems like Linux, macOS, and Windows.
ikhal provides features like displaying the current date in the Islamic calendar, converting Gregorian dates to Islamic dates, and vice versa. It also includes the ability to calculate prayer times based on a user's location, making it convenient for users to determine prayer timings accurately. Users can set their location using coordinates or search for their city's name using a built-in database.
The tool allows users to generate and display a full annual Islamic calendar, which is useful for planning important events and festivals. Furthermore, ikhal offers features like highlighting important dates, including Islamic holidays and fasting days, making it helpful for individuals practicing Islam. It also provides the option to customize the output format based on user preferences.
ikhal is actively maintained and regularly updated with bug fixes and new features. The tool has a user-friendly interface and supports various command line options, making it easy for users to interact with and utilize its functionalities. It is an open-source project, allowing developers to contribute and enhance its capabilities.
List of commands for ikhal:
khal:tldr:32a09 khal: Start khal on interactive mode.$ ikhaltry on your machineexplain this command