Tag Archives: moon

Safar 1442

Safar 1, 1442 will be Saturday, September 19, 2020 The Chicago Hilal Committee did not receive any reports of the moon being sighted on September 17th (Muharram 29th, 1442) Therefore, Muharram will complete 30 days and the 1st of Safar will be Saturday, September 19, 2020 The Chicago Hilal Committee will meet next month on […]

Dhul-Hijjah 1441

The twelfth month of Islam - Dhul Hijjah

1st of Dhul-Hijjah 1441 will be Wednesday, July 22nd. The moon was sighted by our contacts in multiple locations. Therefore Dhul-Qadah will complete 29 days and Dhul-Hijjah will begin at Maghrib on Tuesday, July 21.  We would like to wish everyone an early Eid ul Adha Mubarak! Yaumul Arafah (9th Dhul-Hijjah)   –    Thursday July […]

Dhul-Qadah 1441

Dhul-Qadah 1st, 1441, will be Tuesday June 23rd. There were no sightings reported by any of our contacts anywhere in the U.S & Caribbean. As such, Shawwal will complete it’s cycle of 30 days and the 1st of Dhul-Qadah will begin after Maghrib on Monday, June 22nd. The Chicago Hilal Committee will meet on Tuesday […]

Shawwal 1441

Shawwal - The Tenth Month of Islam

5./22/20 10:45pm CDT Shawwal 1st, 1441 will be Sunday May 24th. The Chicago Hilal Committee did not receive any reports of the moon being sighted. Therefore we will complete 30 days of Ramadan, inshAllah 5/22/20 9:30pm CDT No reports from any of our contacts in the Midwest. We will await reports to come out of […]

Ramadan 1441

Click HERE for statement regarding Eid ul Fitr, Zakat & Fitrah collection:10:10pm CDT We have received and confirmed reports of the moon being sighted in Goodyear AZ, and San Diego CA.   As such, Friday, April 24th will be the first day of Ramadan 1441   RAMADAN KAREEM!  9:45pm CDT We are currently reaching out to our […]

Safar 1441

Safar 1, 1441 is Monday, September 30, 2019 The Chicago Hilal Committee received and confirmed reports of the moon being sighted in Trinidad & California Sunday night September 29th (Muharram 29th, 1441) Therefore, Muharram will complete 29 days and the 1st of Safar is Monday, September 30, 2019 The Chicago Hilal Committee will meet next […]

Muharram 1441

Muharram - The First Month of Islam

Muharram 1, 1441 will be Sunday, September 1, 2019. The Chicago Hilal Committee did not receive any reports on Friday, August 30 (Dhul-Hijjah 29, 1440). Consequently, Dhul-Hijjah will complete it’s cycle of 30 days, and Muharram will begin at Maghrib on Saturday, August 31, 2019. The 1st of Muharram will be Sunday, September 1st. We […]

Dhul-Hijjah 1440

The twelfth month of Islam - Dhul Hijjah

1st of Dhul-Hijjah 1440 will be Friday, August 2nd. The moon was sighted by our contacts in multiple locations including Garland, TX. San Diego, CA and Los Angeles, CA. Therefore Dhul-Qadah will complete 29 days and Dhul-Hijjah will begin at Maghrib on Thursday, August 1st.  We would like to wish everyone an early Eid ul […]

Dhul-Qadah 1440

Dhul-Qadah 1, 1440 will be Thursday, July 4, 2019. We received and confirmed reports of the moon being sighted in multiple locations including Houston, Trinidad and Chile on Wednesday July 3rd (Shawwal 29, 1440). As such, Shawwal will complete 29 days and Dhul-Qadah will begin at Maghrib on Wednesday, July 3, 2019. The 1st of Dhul-Qadah […]

Shawwal 1440

Shawwal - The Tenth Month of Islam

11:00pm Eid Ul Fitr 1440 will be Wednesday June 5th, 2019 The Committee has concluded Tuesday June 4th will be the 30th of Ramadan. No credible reports were received throughout the US, Caribbean, and Chile. **The reports coming in from Maryland and Miami were reviewed by the committee scholars and ultimately rejected after further investigation […]