Hilal Statement: Safar 1437AHIn: TAIA (Team for Advice on Issues of Astronomy)
The next new moon occurs on Wednesday, 11th November, 2015, at 17:47 GMT. On this day it cannot be seen with the unaided eye in any part of the world.
On Thursday, 12th November, 2015, it can easily be seen with the unaided eye in Central and South America
On Friday, 13th November, 2015, it can easily be seen with the unaided eye in the rest of the world, including Europe
For the Muqallideen of Ayatullah ul Uzama Syed Sistani (May Allah Protect him) expect 1st Safar, 1437AH, to be on Saturday, 14th November, 2015.
Important dates for this month:
Shahadat Day – Imam Hassan (A)
Shahadat Day – Bibi Sakina (A)
Eve of Arabaeen
Day of Arbaeen – 40th Day after Ashura
Shahadat Day – Holy Prophet Muhammad (SAW)
Shahadat Day – Imam Ali Ridha (A)