Hilal Statement: Rajab 1440AH, for UKIn: Hujjat, TAIA (Team for Advice on Issues of Astronomy)
The next new moon occurs on Wednesday, 6th March, 2019, at 16:04 GMT. On this day it will not be seen anywhere in the world.
On Thursday, 7th March, 2019, it can easily be seen with the unaided eye in Western Africa and the Americas. On Friday, 8th March, 2019, it can easily be seen in the whole world
For the Muqallideen of Ayatullah ul Uzama Syed Sistani (May Allah Protect him) expect 1st Rajab, 1440AH, to be on Saturday, 9th March, 2019.
Important dates for this month:
Saturday 9 March 1st Rajab: Wiladat Day – Imam Muhammad Baqir (A)
Monday 11 March 3rd Rajab: Shahadat Day – Imam Ali un Naqi (A)
Thursday 14 March 4th Rajab: Eve of Laylatul Raghaib A’maal
Friday 15 March 7th Rajab: Imam Musa e Kadhim (A) Day
Monday 18 March 10th Rajab: Wiladat Day – Imam Muhammad Taqi (A)
Thursday 21 March 13th Rajab: Wiladat Day – Imam Ali (A)
Saturday 23 March 15th Rajab: Shahadat Day – Sayyidah Zainab (A)
Tuesday 2 April 25th Rajab: Shahadat Day – Imam Musa e Kadhim (A)
Wednesday 3 April 26th Rajab: Shahadat Day – Hazrat Abu Talib (A)
Thursday 4 April 27th Rajab: Me’raaj Day – Roz e Ba’that
Friday 5 April 28th Rajab: Imam Husayn (A)’s Journey to Kerbala starts