Tag Archives: sighting

Safar 1439

Safar 1, 1439 is Saturday, October 21st

There were confirmed sightings reported in various localities including New Jersey, the Caribbean and Chile on Friday, October 20, 2017 (Muharram 29, 1439). Consequently, Muharram will complete 29 days and Safar begins at … Read more

Muharram 1439

Muharram - The First Month of Islam

Muharram 1, 1439 will be Friday, September 22, 2017.

The Chicago Hilal Committee did not receive any sighting reports on Wednesday September 20th (Dhul-Hijjah 29, 1438).

Consequently, Dhul-Hijjah will complete its full cycle of 30 days, and Muharram will begin … Read more

Dhul-Hijjah 1438

The twelfth month of Islam - Dhul Hijjah

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1st of Dhul-Hijjah, 1438 will be on Wednesday, August 23rd, 2017

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

As such, Dhul-Qadah, 1438 completes … Read more

Shawwal 1438

Shawwal - The Tenth Month of Islam

Shawwal 1st, 1438 is Sunday, June 25th.

6/24/2017

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Eid Mubarak! The Hilal Committee has received and verified the moon being sighted from our contacts in Chile.

Therefore Ramadan will complete with 29 days and the 1st of Shawwal will … Read more

Safar 1438

Safar 1, 1438 is Tuesday, November 1, 2016.

There were multiple authentic sightings reported in Texas, the Caribbean and Chile on Monday, October 31, 2016 (Muharram 29, 1438). Consequently, Muharram will complete 29 days and Safar will begin at Maghrib … Read more

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

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.

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

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