Hilal Statement: Sha’ban 1437AHIn: TAIA (Team for Advice on Issues of Astronomy)
The next new moon occurs on Friday, 6th May, 2016, at 20:29 BST. On this day it will not be seen with the unaided eye anywhere in the world.
On Sunday, 8th May, 2016, it can easily be seen with the unaided eye in Europe.
For the Muqallideen of Ayatullah ul Uzama Syed Sistani (May Allah Protect him) EXPECT 1st Sha’baan, 1437AH, to be on Monday, 9th May, 2016.
Important dates for this month:
Wednesday 11th May: 3rd Sha’ban: Wiladat Day – Imam Husayn (A)
Thursday 12th May: 4th Sha’ban: Wiladat Day – Hazrat Abbas (A)
Friday 13th May: 5th Sha’ban: Wiladat Day – Imam Zain ul Abideen (A)
Sunday 22nd May: Eve 15th Sha’ban – Shab e Baraat & Eve of Wiladat – Imam Mahdi (ATFS)
Monday 23rd May: Day 15th Sha’ban – Wiladat Day – Imam Mahdi (ATFS)