Next Thursday to Mark New Hijri Year

Monday September 18, 2017

The Peninsula -- According to accurate astronomical calculations by Qatar Calendar House (QCH), the new crescent of the Hijri  month “Al Moharram 1439 H” will be born on Wednesday 29 Dhul-Hijja at 8:31 am.


The time set of the new crescent over Doha sky will be 21 minutes after sunset and the moon will set after sunset time over the sky of two Holy Mosques (Makkah & Madinah) and in all the Gulf countries by different duration (20 - 22 minutes), Dr Beshir Marzouk said.