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Muharram – New Islamic Lunar Year 1440 AH is on Tuesday 11th September,

The Crescent Committee of Canada has declared the 1st of Muharram (New Islamic Year) to be on Tuesday 11th September, 2018. There were several reports of naked eye new moon sightings. We have verified sightings from South Africa, Mauritius, Morocco, Guyana, Trinidad, Barbados and Chile and on the eve of 29 Dhul Hijjah 1439 AH (10th September, 2018 CE).


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The Crescent Committee of Canada is a religious scholarly body that has been established to bring extended unity and uniformity for Islamic lunar dates in Canada.
The Crescent Committee of Canada adheres to the international sighting position, accepting reliable reports of the new crescent from across the globe.

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