"Creating a spiritual & vibrant community based on the values and practices of the Islamic Shi'a Ithna-Ashari faith by developing the potential of its members, engaging with the wider society and serving the needs of humanity worldwide."
A: Candidate for presidential elections must be a registered member of a Constituent Member and must be nominated by any member Federation.
A: There are six member Federations – (1) The Federation of Khoja Shia Ithna Asheri Jamaats of Africa (Africa Federation), (2) Council of All KSI Jamats (India Federation), (3) The Council of European Jamaats (CoEJ), (4) Federation of Australasian Communities INC. (FAC), (5) Federation of Khoja Shia Isna Asheri Jamaats of Pakistan (Pakistan Federation) and (6) North American Shia Ithna-Asheri Muslim Communities (NASIMCO).
A: ‘Constituent Member’ means a member of a Regional Federation which is a member of the World Federation.
A: Only those who have been included in the eligible register of voters provided by the member Federations to the Electoral Commission.
Hilal Statement – Rabi' al Aakhir 1441AH
The Astronomical New Moon is on Tuesday 26 November 2019 at 3.06 pm. The crescent cannot be seen on this day.
The calculations for crescent visibility on Wednesday 27 November 2019 for London is as follows
Moonset 4.52 pm
Crescent leg time 52 minutes
Crescent age 24 hours 55 minutes
Crescent altitude 5.50 degrees
Crescent elongation 13.26 degrees
The crescent is visible with optical aid only and therefore Thursday 28 November 2019 will be the completion of the lunar month, 30th Rabi' al-Awwal
1st Rabi' al Aakhir 1441AH is expected to be on Friday 29 November 2019 in Europe.