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Saudi announces Islamic New Year date

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Filed on August 30, 2019 | Last updated on August 30, 2019 at 08.23 pm
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Crescent was spotted at Tamir Observatory.

The Muharram 1 crescent, which marks the beginning of the Hijri (Islamic) New Year, was spotted in Saudi Arabia on Friday.

According to a tweet by Saudi News 50, tomorrow (Saturday) is the first day of the Hijri New Year.

The crescent was spotted at Tamir Observatory.

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