For the Special Open Lecture in May, we will invite multiple instructors to deepen our understanding of the new moon, its observation, and the calendar.
We look forward to your participation.

May 2024 Special Open Lecture by TC Institute “1st Grand Conference of the Moon and Calendar”
Date: May 25 (Sat) 12:30~
Place: Annex B1F, Ertugrul Hall

Part 1
1st lecture by Katsuya ISHIKAWA (Kaisei Academy/ The Astronomical Society of Japan)
2nd lecture by Dr. Basem Abdullah (Hiroshima Islamic Cultural Center)
Comment: Ruyat-e-Hilal Committee Japan

Part 2 Presentation from Türkiye
Officials from the Religious Affairs of the Republic of Turkiye (online report)

*Astronomical photo taken by Katsuya ISHIKAWA