Hilal Statement: Rajab 1439AH, for UKIn: TAIA (Team for Advice on Issues of Astronomy)
The next new moon occurs on Saturday, 17 March, 2018, at 1.12pm GMT.
On Sunday, 18 March, 2018, it can easily be seen with the unaided eye in Africa, North and Central America, most of Asia, and some parts in Europe.
For the Muqallideen of Ayatullah ul Uzama Syed Sistani (May Allah Protect him) 1st Rajab, 1439AH, will InshaAllah be on Monday, 19 March, 2018.
Important dates for this month:
Monday 19th March 1st Rajab: Wiladat Day – Imam Muhammad Baqir (A)
Wednesday 21st March 3rd Rajab: Shahadat Day – Imam Ali un Naqi (A)
Thursday 22nd March 4th Rajab: Eve of Laylatul Raghaib A’maal
Sunday 25th March 7th Rajab: Imam Musa e Kadhim (A) Day
Wednesday 28th March 10th Rajab: Wiladat Day – Imam Muhammad Taqi (A)
Saturday 31st March 13th Rajab: Wiladat Day – Imam Ali (A)
Monday 2nd April 15th Rajab: Shahadat Day – Sayyidah Zainab (A)
Thursday 12th April 25th Rajab: Shahadat Day – Imam Musa e Kadhim (A)
Friday 13th April 26th Rajab: Shahadat Day – Hazrat Abu Talib (A)
Saturday 14th April 27th Rajab: Me’raaj Day – Roz e Ba’that
Sunday 15th April 28th Rajab: Imam Husayn (A)’s Journey to Kerbala starts