Persian Datepicker with jQuery – Behzadi Datapicker

Free jQuery plugin to select Persian (Jalali) date with select-able years and months. Behzadi Persian Datepicker comes with different themes and a number of customization options.

Plugin Overview

Plugin: persianDatepicker
Author: Mohammad Hasan Behzadi
Licence: MIT Licence
Published: March 26, 2019
Repository: Fork on GitHub
Dependencies: jQuery 1.3.1 or Latest version
and Font Awesome 4

File Type: zip archive (HTML, CSS & JavaScript)
Package Size: 583 KB

How to Use Persian Datepicker:

1. To getting started with Persian Datepicker, first of all load the jQuery and Font Awesome in your HTML document.

 <script src=''></script>
<!-- Font Awesome -->
<link href="" rel="stylesheet" integrity="sha384-wvfXpqpZZVQGK6TAh5PVlGOfQNHSoD2xbE+QkPxCAFlNEevoEH3Sl0sibVcOQVnN" crossorigin="anonymous">

2. After that, include the date picker’s JavaScript and CSS files into your page.

<!-- Persian Datepicker JS -->
<script src="js/persianDatepicker.js"></script>

<!-- Persian Datepicker CSS -->
<link rel="stylesheet" href="css/persianDatepicker-default.css" />

3. If you also want to implement one of built-in theme for datepicker, simply add the desired theme stylesheet.

<!-- Themes for Datepicker -->
<link rel="stylesheet" href="css/persianDatepicker-dark.css" />
<link rel="stylesheet" href="css/persianDatepicker-latoja.css" />
<link rel="stylesheet" href="css/persianDatepicker-melon.css" />
<link rel="stylesheet" href="css/persianDatepicker-lightorang.css" />

4. Create input element with a unique id.

<input type="text" placeholder="Pick a date" id="pdpDefault" />

5. Initialize the plugin in jQuery document ready function.


6. All available options for Persian Datepicker are as follows:

        months: ["فروردین", "اردیبهشت", "خرداد", "تیر", "مرداد", "شهریور", "مهر", "آبان", "آذر", "دی", "بهمن", "اسفند"],
        dowTitle: ["شنبه", "یکشنبه", "دوشنبه", "سه شنبه", "چهارشنبه", "پنج شنبه", "جمعه"],
        shortDowTitle: ["ش", "ی", "د", "س", "چ", "پ", "ج"],
        showGregorianDate: !1,
        persianNumbers: !0,
        formatDate: "YYYY/MM/DD",
        selectedBefore: !1,
        selectedDate: null,
        startDate: null,
        endDate: null,
        prevArrow: '\u25c4',
        nextArrow: '\u25ba',
        theme: 'default',
        alwaysShow: !1,
        selectableYears: null,
        selectableMonths: [1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12],
        cellWidth: 25, // by px
        cellHeight: 20, // by px
        fontSize: 13, // by px
        isRTL: !1,
        calendarPosition: {
            x: 0,
            y: 0,
        onShow: function(){},
        onHide: function(){},
        onSelect: function(){},
        onRender: function(){}

For more advance usage, please visit the demo page.

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