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Shawwal 1436

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Eid Mubarak! Shawwal 1,1436 (Eid-ul-fitr) will be on Friday, July 17, 2015. Based upon authentic moon sighting reports, the committee has declared that Ramadan will end with 29 days and Shawwal 1, 1436 will be Friday, July 17, 2015.… Read more

Safar 1436

Safar 1, 1436 will be Monday, November 24, 2014. There were multiple sighting reports in North America including Houston, Dallas, and Richmond, Texas as well as in the Caribbean on Sunday, November 23, 2014 (Muharram 29, 1436). As such, Muharram … Read more

Muharram 1436

Muharram - The First Month of Islam

Muharram 1, 1436 is Sunday, October 26, 2014.

The Chicago Hilal Team would like to welcome the month of Muharram and the year 1436 Hijri. There were no sighting reports on Friday, October 24, 2014 (Dhul-Hijjah 29, 1435). Consequently, Dhul-Hijjah … Read more

Dhul-Hijjah 1435

The twelfth month of Islam - Dhul Hijjah

Dhul-Hijjah 1, 1435 will be Friday, September 26, 2014. There were no authentic sighting reports on Wednesday, September 24, 2014 (Dhul-Qadah 29, 1435). As such, Dhul-Qadah will complete its cycle of 30 days and Dhul-Hijjah will begin at Maghrib on … Read more

Shawwal 1435

Shawwal - The Tenth Month of Islam

Eid Mubarak! Eid will be on Monday, July 28, 2014. Based upon authentic moon sighting reports, the committee has declared that Ramadan will end with 29 days and Shawwal 1, 1435 will be Monday, July 28, 2014.

 

 

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Dhul-Hijjah 1434

The twelfth month of Islam - Dhul Hijjah

Dhul-Hijjah 1, 1434 will be Monday, October 7, 2013. There were no authentic sighting reports on Saturday, October 5, 2013 (Dhul-Qadah 29, 1434.) As such, Dhul-Qadah will complete its cycle of 30 days and Dhul-Hijjah will begin at Maghrib on … Read more

Shawwal 1434

11:20 PM CDT: Eid-ul-Fitr will be on Thursday, August 8, 2013. We have received authentic sighting reports from Arizona and California. These reports were received after we made the decision earlier. We apologize for any inconvenience.

The committee reversed their … Read more

Islamic Foundation Villa Park

It gives us great pleasure to announce that the Islamic Foundation in Villa Park, Illinois will be following the Chicago Hilal Committee to determine the beginning and end of Ramadan as well as Eid-ul-Adha beginning with the announcement of Ramadan … Read more

Ramadan 1434

10:50 PM CDT: Ramadan will begin on Wednesday, July 10, 2013. There were no moon sighting reports from anywhere in North America. Shaban will complete its course of 30 days and Ramadan will begin at sunset on Tuesday, July 9, … Read more

Shawwal 1433

Shawwal - The Tenth Month of Islam

Eid-ul-Fitr will be Sunday, August 19, 2012

8:05 PM: Eid Mubarak! The Chicago Hilal Committee received authentic moon sighting reports from the Carribeans tonight, Saturday, August 18, 2012. Shawwal 1, 1433 (Eid-ul-Fitr) will be Sunday, August 19th. Ramadan will end … Read more