Muḥarram is the principal month of the Islamic schedule. It is one of the four consecrated months of the year. Since the Islamic date-book is a lunar schedule, Muharram moves from year to year when contrasted and the Gregorian timetable.
The Chief Administrator of Sindh Auqaf Department has educated that the Ruet-i-Hilal Committee will meet on October 1 for moon locating for the month of Muharram, 1438 Hijri. As per an official statement, the advisory group’s individuals would assemble on Pakistan Meteorological Department’s office on the University Road in Karachi.
The Central Ruet-e-Hilal Committee on Sunday reported that Moon of Muharraam 2016 has been located in Pakistan.
The moon locating likewise denote the begin of new Islamic year in Pakistan.