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Ramadan 1438

Ramadan 1, 1438 will be on Saturday May 27th. Ramadan Kareem!

The Chicago Hilal Committee has received and verified multiple reports from our contacts in Trinidad, Barbados and Chile. … Read more

Shaban 1438

Shaban - The Eighth Month of Islam

Shaban 1, 1438 will be Friday, April 28, 2017.

There were no sightings reported by any of our contacts, therefore Rajab will complete its cycle of  30 days and Shaban will begin at Maghrib on Thursday, April 27th inshAllah.

The … 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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Shaban 1437

Shaban - The Eighth Month of Islam

Shaban 1, 1437 is Sunday, May 8, 2016.

There were multiple confirmed sightings from our contacts in the state of Florida, therefore Rajab will complete with 29 days.

The Chicago Hilal Committee will meet on Sunday, June 5, 2016 (Shaban … Read more

Ramadan 1436

We have received and verified sightings from a large number of individuals in Florida including Miami and Orlando. Additionally, we have received and verified reports from Trinidad in the Caribbean.

Therefore, the Hilal Committee has unanimously arrived at the decision … Read more

Shaban 1436

Shaban - The Eighth Month of Islam

Shaban 1, 1436 is Wednesday, May 20, 2015.

There were no credible sightings from our contacts throughout North America, therefore we will complete 30 days of Rajab.

The Chicago Hilal Committee will meet on Wednesday, June 17, 2015 (Shaban 29, … Read more

Ramadan 1435

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Ramadan 1, 1435 will be Sunday, June 29, 2014. There were no authentic moon sighting reports from anywhere in North America on Friday, June 27, 2014 (Shaban 29, 1435). Shaban will complete its cycle of 30 days and … Read more

Shaban 1435

Shaban - The Eighth Month of Islam

Shaban 1, 1435 will be Friday, May 30, 2014. There were numerous authentic sighting reports from Houston, Texas and the Caribbean on Thursday, May 29, 2014 (Rajab 29, 1435). As such, Rajab will finish with 29 days and Shaban will … Read more

Shawwal 1434

11:20 PM CDT: Eid-ul-Fitr will be on Thursday, August 8, 2013. We have received authentic sighting reports from Arizona and California. These reports were received after we made the decision earlier. We apologize for any inconvenience.

The committee reversed their … Read more

Islamic Foundation Villa Park

It gives us great pleasure to announce that the Islamic Foundation in Villa Park, Illinois will be following the Chicago Hilal Committee to determine the beginning and end of Ramadan as well as Eid-ul-Adha beginning with the announcement of Ramadan … Read more