The next new moon occurs on Friday, 5 April, 2019, at 8.50 GMT.
On Saturday, 6 April, 2019, it can easily be seen with the unaided eye in almost the whole world.
For the Muqallideen of Ayatullah ul Uzama Syed Sistani (May Allah Protect him) 1st Shabaan, 1440AH, will InshaAllah be on Sunday, 7 April, 2019.
Important dates for this month:
Tuesday 9 April 3rd Sha’baan Wiladat Day – Imam Husayn (A)
Wednesday 10 April 4th Sha’baan Wiladat Day – Hazrat Abbas (A)
Thursday 11 5th Sha’baan Wiladat Day – Imam Zain ul Abideen (A)
Saturday 20 April Eve 15th Sha’baan – Shab e Baraat / Eve of Wiladat – Imam Mahdi (ATFS)
Sunday 21 April Wiladat Day – Imam Mahdi (ATFS)