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Muharram 1440

Muharram - The First Month of Islam

Muharram 1, 1440 will be Tuesday, September 11, 2018.

The Chicago Hilal Committee received reports of the moon being sighted in multiple localities (including the Caribbean, Chilé, Chicago and St. Louis) on Monday, September 10th (Dhul-Hijjah 29, 1439).

Consequently, Dhul-Hijjah … Read more

Dhul-Hijjah 1439

The twelfth month of Islam - Dhul Hijjah


1st of Dhul-Hijjah, 1439 will be on Monday, August 13th, 2018

The Chicago Hilal committee has received and authenticated reports of the moon being sighted in multiple locations (including Chicago, New Jersey, Trinidad, and Chile)

As such, Dhul-Qadah, 1439 … Read more

Dhul-Qadah 1439

Dhul-Qadah 1, 1439 will be Sunday, July 15, 2018. There were no moon sightings reported on Friday, July 13, 2018 (Shawwal 29, 1439). As such, Shawwal will complete its cycle of 30 days and Dhul-Qadah will begin at Maghrib on … Read more

Shawwal 1439

Shawwal - The Tenth Month of Islam


Eid Mubarak!

The moon was sighted in multiple locations across the U.S (Tampa, Florida / Teaneck, New Jersey and others) on Thursday, June 14th (Ramadan 29, 1439). As such, Ramadan 1439 completes with 29 days and Shawwal begins at … Read more

Eid-ul-Fitr Prayer 1439 (2018)

Insha-Allah the Eid-ul-Fitr prayer will be on either Friday June 15th or Saturday June 16th.




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Ramadan 1439


Ramadan 1st, 1439 will be on Thursday, May 17th. The Chicago Hilal Committee did not receive any credible reports of the moon being sighted.

(We are aware of the positive reports from Fullerton, CA. However, Chicago Hilal adheres Read more

Shaban 1439

Shaban - The Eighth Month of Islam

Shaban 1, 1439 will be Tuesday, April 17, 2018.

The Chicago Hilal Committee has confirmed reports of the moon being sighted by our contacts in San Diego, California. Therefore Rajab will complete 29 days and Shaban will begin on Tuesday, … Read more

Rajab 1439

Rajab - The seventh month of Islam

Rajab 1, 1439 will be Monday, March 19, 2018. There were no sightings reported by any of our contacts throughout North America on March 17th, 2018 (Jumaada al-Thani 29, 1439). As such, Jumaada al-Thani will complete its 30 day cycle … Read more

Jumaada al-Thani 1439

Jumaada alThani - The sixth month of Islam

Jumaada al-Thani 1, 1439 will be Saturday, February 17, 2018. The moon was sighted by our contacts in California on Friday, February 16th, 2018 (Jumaada al-Awwal 29, 1439). As such, Jumaada al-Awwal will complete 29 days and 1st of Jumaada … Read more

Jumaada al-Awwal 1439

Jumaada alAwwal - The fifth month of Islam

Jumaada al-Awwal 1, 1439 will be Friday, January 19th . There were no authentic sightings confirmed on Wednesday, January 17th (Rabi al-Thani 29, 1439) As such, Rabi al-Thani will complete its cycle of 30 days and Jumaada al-Awwal will begin … Read more