383 Policy 04/2021/12 15:41
Baghdad today – Najaf
The Office of the Supreme Religious Authority Ali al-Sistani expected, today, Monday (April 12, 2021), that the crescent of the month of Ramadan will be visible on Tuesday evening.
The office of the Sistani reference said, in a statement received (Baghdad Today), that “it is expected that the crescent of the month of Ramadan will be visible on Tuesday evening (30 Shaban 1442 AH) corresponding to (April 13, 2021 AD) at the horizon of the holy city of Najaf at sunset at (6: 6): 30), and in this case it is expected that the crescent will be seen clearly and loudly, and therefore Wednesday (April 14, 2021 AD) will be the first day of the month of Ramadan.
This came in the table “Crescent timings for the blessed month of Ramadan for the year (1442 AH) corresponding to the year (2021 CE), published on the website of the Office of the Supreme Religious Authority, His Eminence Ali Al-Hussaini Al-Sistani, in Najaf, and that the crescent will be 14 degrees and 16 degrees above the horizon. A minute, and the duration of its stay after sunset (1 hour) and (12 minutes), and the percentage of the illuminated portion of it (1,
As it was stated in the expectations that “the crescent moon on the night before (the night of Shaban 29) is not expected to be able to see it with the naked eye.”