Tag Archives: sighting

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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

Safar 1440

Safar 1, 1440 is Wednesday October 10, 2018 The Chicago Hilal Committee received and confirmed reports of the moon being sighted in San Jose, California late Tuesday night October 9th (Muharram 29th, 1440) Therefore, Muharram will complete 29 days and the 1st of Safar is Wednesday October 10th, 2018 The Chicago Hilal Committee will meet […]

Muharram 1440

Muharram - The First Month of Islam

Muharram 1, 1440 will be Tuesday, September 11, 2018. The Chicago Hilal Committee received reports of the moon being sighted in multiple localities (including the Caribbean, Chilé, Chicago and St. Louis) on Monday, September 10th (Dhul-Hijjah 29, 1439). Consequently, Dhul-Hijjah will complete 29 days, and Muharram will begin at Maghrib on Monday, September 10, 2018. […]

Dhul-Hijjah 1439

The twelfth month of Islam - Dhul Hijjah

7:45pm 1st of Dhul-Hijjah, 1439 will be on Monday, August 13th, 2018 The Chicago Hilal committee has received and authenticated reports of the moon being sighted in multiple locations (including Chicago, New Jersey, Trinidad, and Chile) As such, Dhul-Qadah, 1439 completes with 29 days and the 1st of Dhul-Hijjah, 1439 will be on Monday, August 13th, 2018 Additional dates and […]

Shawwal 1439

Shawwal - The Tenth Month of Islam

8:15pm Eid Mubarak! The moon was sighted in multiple locations across the U.S (Tampa, Florida / Teaneck, New Jersey and others) on Thursday, June 14th (Ramadan 29, 1439). As such, Ramadan 1439 completes with 29 days and Shawwal begins at Maghrib on Thursday, June 14, 2018. The 1st of Shawwal (Eid ul Fitr) will be Friday, June 15, 2018. May Allah ﷻ accept all of your […]