Islamic Calendars for 1439

Islamic Monthly Declarations & Announcements for 1439

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1439 Monthly Announcements

Muharram 1439

Moon was not sighted anywhere in Britain or in our closest Muslim country of Morocco. It was also not sighted in South Africa. Wifaqul Ulama have therefore decided that 30 days of Dhul-Hijjah will be completed and Muharram 1439 will begin from Friday, the 22nd of September 2017. This crescent was seen in Toulon (France) on the 21st of September 2017 (this is just for the record as the previous day it was not seen).

Wifaqul Ulama together and in consultation with Batley Moon Sighting Committee make the decision for the start of Islamic Months based on Moonsighting in UK (primary) and Morocco (secondary). Please note that the decision is not necessarily based on Morocco (monthly). Department of Islamic Affairs officially notifies the British Ulama by fax monthly and a copy of the fax for this month can be viewed here, provided as courtesy by Batley Moon Sighting Committee. The official announcement from Department of Islamic Affairs (Morocco). The official announcement from Jamiat KZN (South Africa).

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Safar 1439

Moon was not sighted anywhere in Britain. However it was sighted in Morocco. Wifaqul Ulama have therefore decided that 29 days of Muharram will be completed and Safar 1439 will begin from Saturday, the 21st of October 2017. This crescent was also seen in La Rochelle (France).

Wifaqul Ulama together and in consultation with Batley Moon Sighting Committee make the decision for the start of Islamic Months based on Moonsighting in UK (primary) and Morocco (secondary). Please note that the decision is not necessarily based on Morocco (monthly). Department of Islamic Affairs officially notifies the British Ulama by fax monthly and a copy of the fax for this month can be viewed here, provided as courtesy by Batley Moon Sighting Committee. The official announcement from Department of Islamic Affairs (Morocco). Muslims in South Africa did not sight the Moon and are therefore completing 30 days of Muharram 1439, announcement from Jaimatul-Ulama (South Africa) is here.

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Rabiul-Awwal 1439

Moon was not sighted anywhere in Britain. It was also not sighted in Morocco. Wifaqul Ulama have therefore decided that 30 days of Safar will be completed and Rabiul-Awwal 1439 will begin from Monday, the 20th of November 2017. This crescent was seen in Bayonne (France) on the 19th of November 2017 (this is just for the record as the previous day it was not seen).

Wifaqul Ulama together and in consultation with Batley Moon Sighting Committee make the decision for the start of Islamic Months based on Moonsighting in UK (primary) and Morocco (secondary). Please note that the decision is not necessarily based on Morocco (monthly). Department of Islamic Affairs officially notifies the British Ulama by fax monthly and a copy of the fax for this month can be viewed here, provided as courtesy by Batley Moon Sighting Committee. The official announcement from Department of Islamic Affairs (Morocco). This is official announcement from Jamiat KZN (South Africa).

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Rabiut-Thani 1439

Moon was not sighted anywhere in Britain. It was also not sighted in Morocco. Wifaqul Ulama have therefore decided that 30 days of Rabiul-Awwal will be completed and Rabiut-Thani 1439 will begin from Wednesday, the 20th of December 2017. This crescent was seen in Bayonne (France) on the 19th of December 2017 (this is just for the record as the previous day it was not seen).

Wifaqul Ulama together and in consultation with Batley Moon Sighting Committee make the decision for the start of Islamic Months based on Moonsighting in UK (primary) and Morocco (secondary). Please note that the decision is not necessarily based on Morocco (monthly). Department of Islamic Affairs officially notifies the British Ulama by fax monthly and a copy of the fax for this month can be viewed here, provided as courtesy by Batley Moon Sighting Committee. The official announcement from Department of Islamic Affairs (Morocco). This is official announcement from Jamiat KZN (South Africa).

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Jumadal-Ula 1439

Moon was not sighted anywhere in Britain. It was also not sighted in Morocco. Wifaqul Ulama have therefore decided that 30 days of Rabiut-Thani will be completed and Jumadal-Ula 1439 will begin from Friday, the 19th of January 2018. This crescent was seen in Bayonne (France) on the 18th of January 2018 (this is just for the record as the previous day it was not seen).

Wifaqul Ulama together and in consultation with Batley Moon Sighting Committee make the decision for the start of Islamic Months based on Moonsighting in UK (primary) and Morocco (secondary). Please note that the decision is not necessarily based on Morocco (monthly). Department of Islamic Affairs officially notifies the British Ulama by fax monthly and a copy of the fax for this month can be viewed here, provided as courtesy by Batley Moon Sighting Committee. The official announcement from Department of Islamic Affairs (Morocco). This is official announcement from Jamiat KZN (South Africa).

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Jumadal-Akhira 1439

Moon was not sighted anywhere in Britain. It was sighted in South Africa. Wifaqul Ulama have therefore decided after extensive deliberations and discussions that the Islamic month of Jamadal-Akhira 1439 will begin from Saturday, the 17th of February 2018.

Wifaqul Ulama together and in consultation with Batley Moon Sighting Committee make the decision for the start of Islamic Months based on Moonsighting in UK (primary) and Morocco (secondary). Please note that the decision is not necessarily based on Morocco (monthly). Department of Islamic Affairs officially notifies the British Ulama by fax monthly and a copy of the fax for this month can be viewed here, provided as courtesy by Batley Moon Sighting CommitteeThis is official announcement from Cape Council of Ulama (South Africa).

The official announcement from Department of Islamic Affairs (Morocco). Crescent from the same day in France.

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Rajab 1439

Moon was not sighted anywhere in Britain. It was also not sighted in Morocco. Wifaqul Ulama have therefore decided that 30 days of Jumadal-Akhira will be completed and Rajab 1439 will begin from Monday, the 19th of March 2018. This crescent was seen in TOULON (France) on the 18th of March 2018. It was also sighted by Wifaqul Ulama team in Toulon (France).

Wifaqul Ulama together and in consultation with Batley Moon Sighting Committee make the decision for the start of Islamic Months based on Moonsighting in UK (primary) and Morocco (secondary). Please note that the decision is not necessarily based on Morocco (monthly). Department of Islamic Affairs officially notifies the British Ulama by fax monthly and a copy of the fax for this month can be viewed here, provided as courtesy by Batley Moon Sighting CommitteeThis is official announcement from Jamiat KZN (South Africa).

The official announcement from Department of Islamic Affairs (Morocco).

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Shabaan 1439

Moon was not sighted anywhere in Britain. It was also not sighted in Morocco. Wifaqul Ulama have therefore decided that 30 days of Rajab will be completed and Shabaan 1439 will begin from Wednesday, the 18th of April 2018. This crescent was seen in TOULON (France) (this is just for the record as the previous day it was not seen).

Wifaqul Ulama together and in consultation with Batley Moon Sighting Committee make the decision for the start of Islamic Months based on Moonsighting in UK (primary) and Morocco (secondary). Please note that the decision is not necessarily based on Morocco (monthly). Department of Islamic Affairs officially notifies the British Ulama by fax monthly and a copy of the fax for this month can be viewed here, provided as courtesy by Batley Moon Sighting Committee.  This is official announcement from Jamiat SA (South Africa).

The official announcement from Department of Islamic Affairs (Morocco).

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Ramadhan 1439

Moon was sighted at multiple locations in Britain. Wifaqul Ulama have therefore decided that Ramadhan1439 will begin from Thursday, the 17th of May 2018.

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Wifaqul Ulama together and in consultation with Batley Moon Sighting Committee make the decision for the start of Islamic Months based on Moonsighting in UK (primary) and Morocco (secondary). Please note that the decision is not necessarily based on Morocco (monthly). Department of Islamic Affairs officially notifies the British Ulama by fax monthly and a copy of the fax for this month can be viewed here, provided as courtesy by Batley Moon Sighting Committee.  This is official announcement from Jamiat SA (South Africa).

The official announcement from Department of Islamic Affairs (Morocco).

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Shawwal 1439

Moon was sighted at South Africa, Morocco, Zambia and our partner location in France. Wifaqul Ulama have therefore decided that Shawwal 1439 will begin from Friday, the 15th of June 2018.

Wifaqul Ulama together and in consultation with Batley Moon Sighting Committee make the decision for the start of Islamic Months based on Moonsighting in UK (primary) and Morocco (secondary). Please note that the decision is not necessarily based on Morocco (monthly). Department of Islamic Affairs officially notifies the British Ulama by fax monthly and a copy of the fax for this month can be viewed here, provided as courtesy by Batley Moon Sighting Committee.  This is official announcement from Jamiat KZN (South Africa).

The official announcement from Department of Islamic Affairs (Morocco).

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Dhul-Qa’dah 1439

Moon was not sighted anywhere in Britain. It was also not sighted in Morocco. Wifaqul Ulama have therefore decided that 30 days of Shawwal will be completed and Dhul-Qa’dah 1439 will begin from Sunday, the 15th of July 2018.

Wifaqul Ulama together and in consultation with Batley Moon Sighting Committee make the decision for the start of Islamic Months based on Moonsighting in UK (primary) and Morocco (secondary). Please note that the decision is not necessarily based on Morocco (monthly). Department of Islamic Affairs officially notifies the British Ulama by fax monthly and a copy of the fax for this month can be viewed here, provided as courtesy by Batley Moon Sighting CommitteeThis is official announcement from Jamiat SA (South Africa).

The official announcement from Department of Islamic Affairs (Morocco).

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Dhul-Hijjah 1439

Moon was sighted in Morocco and our partner location at La Rochelle (France). Wifaqul Ulama have therefore decided that the Islamic month of Dhul-Hijjah 1439 will begin from Monday, the 13th of August 2018.

Wifaqul Ulama together and in consultation with Batley Moon Sighting Committee make the decision for the start of Islamic Months based on Moonsighting in UK (primary) and Morocco (secondary). Please note that the decision is not necessarily based on Morocco (monthly). Department of Islamic Affairs officially notifies the British Ulama by fax monthly and a copy of the fax for this month can be viewed here, provided as courtesy by Batley Moon Sighting Committee.  This is official announcement from Jamiat SA (South Africa).

The official announcement from Department of Islamic Affairs (Morocco).

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