Hilal Statement: Dhul Hijjah 1436AH

he next new moon occurs on Sunday, 13th September, 2015, at 07:41 BST. On this day it cannot be seen with the unaided eye in most parts of the world.

On Monday, 14th September, 2015, it can easily be seen with the unaided eye in Central, East and South Africa, as well as South and Central America. On Tuesday, 15th September, 2015, it can easily be seen with the unaided eye in Europe and the rest of the world

For the Muqallideen of Ayatullah ul Uzama Syed Sistani (May Allah Protect him) expect 1st Dhul Hijjah, 1436AH, to be on Wednesday, 16th September, 2015.

For Mu’mineen who are “baaqee” on the Taqleed of Marhum Ayatullah Al-Khoe (May Allah Elevate his status), 1st Dhul Hijjah, 1436AH, will be on Tuesday, 15th September, 2015.

Important dates for this month:







22nd September

7th Dhul Hijjah

Shahadat Day Imam Muhammad Baqir (A)


24th September

9th Dhul Hijjah

Shahadat Day Hazrat Muslim (A)

Roz e Arafah


25th September

10th Dhul Hijjah

Eid ul Adha Day


30th September

15th Dhul Hijjah

Wiladat Day Imam Ali un Naqi (A)


3rd October

18th Dhul Hijjah

Eid e Ghadeer Day


7th October

22nd Dhul Hijjah

Shahadat Day Sons of Hazrat Muslim (A)


9th October

24th Dhul Hijjah

Eid e Mubahila Day