Tag Archives: ramadan

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

Ramadan 1434

10:50 PM CDT: Ramadan will begin on Wednesday, July 10, 2013. There were no moon sighting reports from anywhere in North America. Shaban will complete its course of 30 days and Ramadan will begin at sunset on Tuesday, July 9, … Read more

Shaban 1434

Shaban - The Eighth Month of Islam

Shaban 1, 1434 will be Monday, June 10, 2013. There were no authentic sighting reports on Saturday, June 8, 2013 (Rajab 29, 1434). As such, Rajab will complete its cycle of 30 days and Shaban will begin at Maghrib on … Read more

Ramadan 1433

Ramadan 1, 1433 will be Saturday, July 21, 2012. There were no authentic reports from anywhere in North America on Thursday, July 19, 2012 (Shaban 29, 1433). Shaban will complete its course of 30 days and Ramadan 1433 will begin … Read more

Shaban 1433

Shaban 1, 1433 will be Thursday, June 21, 2012. There were no authentic sighting reports on Tuesday, June 19, 2012 (Rajab 29, 1433). As such, Rajab will complete its cycle of 30 days and Shaban will begin at Maghrib on … Read more

Shawwal 1432

Shawwal - The Tenth Month of Islam

Shawwal 1, 1432 (Eid-ul-Fitr) will be Wednesday, August 31, 2011. There were no authentic sighting reports on Monday, August 29, 2011 (Ramadan 29, 1432) from anywhere in North America. As such, Ramadan will complete its cycle of 30 days and … Read more

Ramadan 1432

Ramadan 1, 1432 will be Monday, August 1, 2011. There were multiple authentic sighting reports on Sunday, July 31, 2011 (Shaban 29, 1432). As such, Shaban will end with 29 days and Ramadan begins at Maghrib on Sunday, July 31, … Read more

Shaban 1432

Shaban 1, 1432 will be Sunday, July 3, 2011. There were no authentic sighting reports on Friday, July 1, 2011 (Rajab 29, 1432). As such, Rajab will complete its cycle of 30 days and Shaban will begin at Maghrib on … Read more

Sha’ban – Merits, Do’s, and Dont’s

Sha'ban is one of the meritorious months for which we find some particular instructions in the Sunnah of Prophet Muhammad, Sall-Allahu alayhi wa sallam. It is reported in the authentic ahadith that Prophet Muhammad, Sall-Allahu alayhi wa sallam, used to fast most of the month in Sha'ban.