Tag Archives: moon

Muharram 1438

Muharram - The First Month of Islam

Muharram 1, 1438 will be Monday, October 3, 2016.

The Chicago Hilal Team would like to welcome the month of Muharram and the year 1438 Hijri. There were no sighting reports on Saturday October 1, 2016 (Dhul-Hijjah 29, 1437). Consequently, … Read more

Dhul-Hijjah 1437

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Dhul-Hijjah 1st, 1437 will be on Saturday, September 3rd, 2016. There were numerous reports of the moon being clearly visible in Chile, Peru and the Carribean. As such Dhul-Qadah will complete 29 days and Dhul-Hijjah 1st, 1437 will begin … Read more

Dhul-Qadah 1437

Dhul-Qadah 1, 1437 will be Friday, August 5, 2016. There were no authentic sighting reports on Wednesday, August 3, 2016 (Shawwal 29, 1437). As such, Shawwal will complete its cycle of 30 days and Dhul-Qadah will begin at Maghrib on … Read more

Shawwal 1437

Shawwal - The Tenth Month of Islam

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There were no authentic sightings. Ramadan will complete it’s cycle of 30 days. Shawwal and Eid-ul-Fitr will be on Wednesday, July 6th.

9:35PM:
We are awaiting the sunset on the West Coast. InshAllah we will be making a decision … Read more

Ramadan 1437

Ramadan 1, 1437 will be Monday, June 6th. The Chicago Hilal Committee has received and accepted moon sighting reports from Chile. Therefore, Ramadan 1, 1437 will be on Monday June 6th, 2016.

Ramadan Mubarak!

Important Dates to Remember:

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Safar 1437

Safar 1, 1437 is Friday, November 13, 2015.

There were multiple authentic sightings reported throughout North America on Thursday, November 12, 2015 (Muharram 29, 1437). Consequently, Muharram will complete 29 days and Safar will begin at Maghrib on Thursday, November … Read more

Muharram 1437

Muharram - The First Month of Islam

Muharram 1, 1437 is Thursday, October 15, 2015.

The Chicago Hilal Team would like to welcome the month of Muharram and the year 1437 Hijri. There were no sighting reports on Tuesday October 13, 2015 (Dhul-Hijjah 29, 1436). Consequently, Dhul-Hijjah … Read more

Dhul-Hijjah 1436

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Dhul-Hijjah 1st, 1436 will be on Tuesday, September 15th, 2015. There were no authentic reports of the moon being sighted anywhere in North America. As such Dhul-Qadah will complete it’s cycle of 30 days and Dhul-Hijjah 1st, 1436 will … Read more

Dhul-Qadah 1436

Dhul-Qadah 1, 1436 will be Sunday, August 16, 2015. There were no authentic sighting reports on Friday, August 14, 2015 (Shawwal 29, 1436). As such, Shawwal will complete its cycle of 30 days and Dhul-Qadah will begin at Maghrib on … Read more

Shawwal 1436

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Eid Mubarak! Shawwal 1,1436 (Eid-ul-fitr) will be on Friday, July 17, 2015. Based upon authentic moon sighting reports, the committee has declared that Ramadan will end with 29 days and Shawwal 1, 1436 will be Friday, July 17, 2015.… Read more