Dhul-Hijjah 1, 1432 is Friday, October 28, 2011. Eid al-Adha is Sunday, November 6, 2011.
The Chicago Hilal Committee would like to welcome the month of Dhul-Hijjah, 1432. There were multiple sightings in the Caribbean as well as California on Thursday, October 27, 2011 (Dhul-Qadah 29, 1432). We received confirmed reports from Barbados, Trinidad, and Los Angeles, CA. Consequently, Dhul-Qadah will finish with 29 days, and Dhul-Hijjah begins at Maghrib on Thursday, October 27, 2011. The 1st of Dhul-Hijjah is Friday, October 28, 2011.
More confirmed reports have been received from Los Angeles, California.
There have been multiple confirmed sighting reports from the Caribbean (particularly, Trinidad and Barbados.)
There have been no sighting reports from the east coast and midwest due to cloudy weather.
The Chicago Hilal Committee is meeting today, October 27, 2011 (Dhul-Qadah 29, 1432) to determine the start of Dhul-Hijjah. Dhul Hijjah 10, 1432 (Eid-ul-Adha) will be on either Sunday, November 6th or Monday, November 7th.