Scholar makes big prediction about Ramadan 2019

Scholar makes big prediction about Ramadan 2019

Riyadh - Based on trends and data collected over years.

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By Web Report

Published: Mon 4 Mar 2019, 5:20 PM

A member of Saudi Council of Senior Scholars, Sheikh Abdullah bin Sulaiman Al Manea, has predicted the beginning and the ending of the Arabic calendar months in the year 1440, particularly regarding Shaaban and Ramadan.
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Following trends and data collected over the years, he has determined that Shaaban would be 30 days while Ramadan would be 29 days in 2019.
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He announced the aforementioned in a statement, according to local media, based on the beginning and ending of Islamic months gathered since 1415 AH. This data helped in predicting the crescent for the following months: Jumada al-Akhir, Rajab, Sha'ban, Ramadan, Shawwal, Zul-Qa'dah and Zul-Hijja.
This data also helped in predicting the beginning of the holy month of Ramadan and its end, the month of Zul Hijjah and Muharram of next year.

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