Hilal Statement : Rabi ul Awwal 1440AH
The next new moon occurs on Wednesday, 7th November, 2018, at 16:02 GMT. On this day it will not be visible with the unaided eye anywhere in the world.
On Thursday, 8th November, 2018, it can easily be seen with the unaided eye in North, Central and South America, as well as most parts of Africa. It will be very difficult to see the crescent in the UK on this day.
On Friday, 9th November, 2018, it can easily be seen with the unaided eye in the UK
For the Muqallideen of Ayatullah ul Uzama Syed Sistani (May Allah Protect him) EXPECT 1st Rabi ul Awwal, 1440AH, to be on Saturday, 10th November, 2018.
For Mu’mineen who are “baaqee” on the Taqleed of Marhum Ayatullah Al-Khoe (May Allah Elevate his status), 1st Rabi ul Awwal, 1440AH, will be on Friday, 9th November, 2018.
Important dates for this month:
|Tuesday||13th November||4th Rabi ul Awwal||Shahadat Day – Bibi Masuma e Qum (A)|
|Saturday||17th November||8th Rabi ul Awwal||Shahadat Day – Imam Hassan Askari (A)|
|Sunday||18th November||9th Rabi ul Awwal||Day of Eid e Zahra|
|Monday||26th November||17th Rabi ul Awwal||Wiladat Day – Holy Prophet Muhammad (SAW) and Imam Jaffer Sadiq (A)|