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Rabi al-Awwal 1443

Rabi al-Awwal - The third month of Islam

Rabi al-Awwal will begin on Friday, October 8th. The Chicago Hilal Committee did not receive any reports of the moon being sighted by any of it’s contacts throughout the country. Therefore, the month of Safar will complete its cycle of 30 days and the 1st of Rabi al-Awwal begin after Maghrib on Thursday, October 7th, […]

Safar 1443

Safar 1, 1443 will be Wednesday, September 8, 2021 The Chicago Hilal Committee received and confirmed reports of the moon being sighted on September 7th. (Muharram 29th, 1443) Therefore, Muharram will complete 29 days and the 1st of Safar will be Wednesday, September 8th, 2021 The Chicago Hilal Committee will meet next month on Wednesday, […]

Muharram 1443

Muharram - The First Month of Islam

Muharram 1, 1443 will be Tuesday, August 10, 2021. The Chicago Hilal Committee did not receive any reports of the moon being sighted by any of our contacts throughout the country Consequently, Dhul-Hijjah will complete its cycle of 30 days, and Muharram will begin at Maghrib on Monday, August 9, 2021. We would like to […]

Dhul-Hijjah 1442

The twelfth month of Islam - Dhul Hijjah

1st Dhul-Hijjah 1442 will be Sunday, July 11. The moon was sighted by our contacts in San Diego and Stockton California. Therefore Dhul-Qadah will complete 29 days and the 1st of Dhul-Hijjah will be on Sunday, July 11th inshāAllah Yaumul Arafah (9th Dhul-Hijjah)   –    Monday, July 19th Eid-ul-Adha (10th Dhul-Hijjah)      –   […]

Dhul-Qadah 1442

Dhul-Qadah 1442 will be Saturday, June 12th. We did NOT receive any reports of the moon being sighted by any of our contacts throughout the United States. Therefore, Shawwal will complete its cycle of 30 days and Dhul-Qadah 1442 will begin after Maghrib on Friday, June 11th. 9:30pm No reports of the moon being sighted […]

Shawwal 1442

Shawwal - The Tenth Month of Islam

10:30pm CDT Shawwal 1st will be Thursday, May 13th. The moon was NOT sighted anywhere by any of our contacts. Therefore, Ramadan will complete its cycle of 30 days and Shawwal 1st will be Thursday, May 13th. An early Eid Mubarak to everyone! May Allah ﷻ accept all of our ibadah, inshāAllah. 9:00pm CDT No […]

Statement regarding Eid-ul-Fitr 1442

Ramadan 1442

  4/12/2021 9:55pm CDT The moon was sighted by a group of 15+ individuals in San Diego, CA. The Chicago Hilal committee directly spoke with a representative from among them and has accepted their sighting. Therefore, the 1st of Ramadan, 1442 will be Tuesday, April 13th inshaAllah. Ramadan Kareem! 8:45pm CDT No additional reports have […]

Shaban 1442

Shaban - The Eighth Month of Islam

Shaban 1, 1442 will be Monday, March 15 2021 The Chicago Hilal Committee did not receive any reports of the moon being sighted from any of our contacts throughout the country. Therefore Rajab will complete its cycle of 30 days and Shaban will begin on Monday, March 15, 2021 inshAllah. The Chicago Hilal Committee will […]

Rajab 1442

Rajab - The seventh month of Islam

Rajab 1, 1442 will be Saturday, February 13, 2021. We received & confirmed multiple reports from our contacts in Chile and the Caribbean on February 12, 2020 (Jumaada al-Thani 29, 1442). As such, Jumaada al-Thani will complete its 29 days and Rajab begins at Maghrib on Friday, February 12, 2021. The 1st of Rajab will […]