Muharram – New Islamic Lunar Year 1438 AH is on Sunday 2nd October, 2016.


We wish a blessed, prosperous and safe new year to one and all. May Almighty Allah’s blessings be with the entire world.

The Crescent Committee of Canada has declared the 1st of Muharram (New Islamic Year) to be on Sunday 2nd October, 2016.

The 10th of Muharram, 1438 will coincide with 11th of October, 2016 In-sha-Allah.

There were reports of new moon sightings in California, USA  and also a declaration by the Judiciary Council of Saudi Arabia of the new crescent for the Islamic lunar month of Muharram 1438 AH, on the eve of 29 Dhul Hijjah 1437 AH (1st October, 2016 CE).

May Allah bless one and all with a blessed new year 1438.