Tuesday night 05/06/2008 & Wednesday 05/07/2008 is Juma’ada al-Awwal 1, 1429 – The Chicago Hilal Team would like to welcome the month of Juma’ada al-Awwal. There were no valid reports of moon sighting anywhere in the United States. Consequently, Rabi-al-Thani completed its full cycle of 30 days, and Juma’ada al-Awwal began at Maghrib on May 6, 2008. The 1st of Juma’ada al-Awwal is Wednesday, May 7, 2008.