The next new moon occurs on Saturday, 28th January, 2017, at 00:06 GMT. On this day it may be seen with the unaided eye in Southern California, USA. On Sunday, 29th January, 2017, it can easily be seen with the unaided eye in Europe
The Muslim Council of Britain invite all mosques to partake in an annual Visit My Mosque event. We intend to take part next year on 5th February 2017 as we have done for the last two years. We are looking for volunteers to help with the day. There will be a range of tasks we will need help with
The next new moon occurs on Thursday, 29th December, 2016, at 06:53 GMT.
On Friday, 30th December, 2016, it can easily be seen with the unaided eye in Europe and most of the world
For the Muqallideen of Ayatullah ul Uzama Syed Sistani (May Allah Protect him) 1st Rabi ul Aakher, 1438AH, will InshaAllah be on Saturday, 31st December, 2016.
The next Penumbral Eclipse begins on 16th September at 17:54 (UK Time)path-760 Maximum Eclipse is at 19:54 (UK Time).After seeking guidance from Agha’s offices, Salaatul Ayaat is NOT obligatory during a Penumbral Eclipse
The next new moon occurs on Thursday, 1st September, 2016, at 10:03 BST. On this day it cannot be seen with the unaided eye in most parts of the world.
On Friday, 2nd September, 2016, it can easily be seen with the unaided eye in Central, East and South Africa, as well as South and Central America. On Saturday, 3rd September, 2016, it can easily be seen with the unaided eye in Europe and the rest of the world
For the Muqallideen of Ayatullah ul Uzama Syed Sistani (May Allah Protect him) expect 1st Dhul Qa’dah, 1437AH, to be on Friday, 5th August, 2016.
For Mu’mineen who are “Baaqee” on Marhum Ayatullah Al-Khoe (May Allah Elevate his status), EXPECT 1st Dhul Qa’dah, 1437AH, to be on Thursday, 4th August, 2016.
According to the Shariah, Fitra becomes incumbent when the new moon of Shawwal is sighted. This is known as Zakat of Fitra, which is Wajib on every Baligh person.
If you have a guest with you, who has arrived at your house before sunset on the eve of Eid ul Fitr, then his/her Fitra is WAJIB upon you.
PLEASE NOTE THAT THE START OF SHAWWAAL WILL BE IN ACCORDANCE WITH THE GUIDANCE RECEIVED FROM HIS EMINENCE AYATULLAH UL UZAMA SYED SISTANI (MAY ALLAH GRANT HIM A LONG HEALTHY LIFE)