Tag Archives: 1426

Dhul-Hijjah 1426

The Chicago Hilal Committee has confirmed that there was no moon sighting across the United States on Saturday, December 31, 2005. Consequently, Dhul-Qadah will complete its full cycle of 30 days and the the first day of Dhul-Hijjah will be on Monday, January 2, 2006. Accordingly, Eid-ul-Adha (Dhul-Hijjah 10, 1426) will be on Wednesday, January […]

Shawwal 1426

11/02/2005: 10:35pm: Two Muslim men who live in the north side of Chicago came to the Chicago Hilal Committee meeting at ICC, Chicago and gave their witness of the moon sighting. A third man who saw the moon with the two aforementioned brothers gave his witness by phone. The committee investigated their claim and took […]

Ramadan 1426

10/04/2005: The Chicago Hilal Team would like to wish everyone a blessed Ramadan. May Allah enable you to benefit from this great month. Ramadan will commence tonight at Maghrib and the first fast will be observed tomorrow, Wednesday, October 5, 2005. The possible dates for Eid-ul-Fitr are Thursday, November 3, 2005 and Friday, November 4, […]

Shaban 1426

Sunday night 09/04/2005 & Monday 09/05/2005 is Shaban 1, 1426 – The Chicago Hilal Team would like to welcome the month of Shaban. Based on deliberations that confirmed moon sighting, Rajab ended with 29 days and Shaban began on Sunday, the 4th of September at Maghrib (sunset). The moon was sighted in San Jose, California. […]

Rajab 1426

Saturday night 08/06/2005 & Sunday 08/07/2005 is Rajab 1, 1426 – The Chicago Hilal Team would like to welcome the month of Rajab. Based on deliberations that did not confirm moon sighting, Juma’ada al-Thani completed its cycle of 30 days and Rajab began on Saturday, the 6th of August at Maghrib (sunset). Thus, the Chicago […]

Jumaada al-Thani 1426

Thursday night 07/07/2005 & Friday 07/08/2005 is Juma’ada al-Thani 1, 1426 – The Chicago Hilal Team would like to welcome the month of Jum’ada-al-Thani. Based on deliberations that did not confirm moon sighting, Jum’ada al-Awwal completed its cycle of 30 days and Juma’da al-Thani began on Thursday, the 7th of July at Maghrib (sunset). Thus, […]

Jumaada al-Awwal 1426

Tuesday night 06/07/2005 & Wednesday 06/08/2005 is Juma’ada-al-Awwal 1, 1426 – The Chicago Hilal Team would like to welcome the month of Juma’ada al-Awwal. Based on deliberations that confirmed moon sighting, Rabi al-Thani ended with 29 days and Juma’ada al-Awwal began on Tuesday, the 7th of June at Maghrib (sunset). Sightings were reported and authenticated […]

Rabi al-Thani 1426

Monday night 05/09/2005 & Tuesday 05/10/2005 is Rabi-al-Thani 1, 1426 – The Chicago Hilal Team would like to welcome the month of Rabi-al-Thani. Based on deliberations that confirmed moon sighting, Rabi-ul-Awwal completed its cycle of 30 days and Rabi-al-Thani began on Monday, the 9th of May at Maghrib (sunset). Sightings were reported and authenticated from […]

Rabi al-Awwal 1426

Saturday night 04/09/2005 & Sunday 04/10/2005 is Rabi-ul-Awwal 1, 1426 – The Chicago Hilal Team would like to welcome the month of Rabi-ul-Awwal. Based on deliberations that confirmed moon sighting, Safar ended with 29 days and Rabi-ul-Awwal began on Saturday, the 9th of April at Maghrib (sunset). Maulana Abdullah Saleem confirmed the moonsighting on Saturday […]

Safar 1426

Friday night 03/11/2005 & Saturday 03/12/2005 is Safar 1, 1426 – The Chicago Hilal Team would like to welcome the month of Safar. Based on deliberations that confirmed moon sighting, Muharram completed its cycle of 30 days and Safar began on Friday, the 11th of March at Maghrib (sunset). Maulana Abdullah Saleem sighted the moon […]