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Ramadan 1442

  4/12/2021 9:55pm CDT The moon was sighted by a group of 15+ individuals in San Diego, CA. The Chicago Hilal committee directly spoke with a representative from among them and has accepted their sighting. Therefore, the 1st of Ramadan, 1442 will be Tuesday, April 13th inshaAllah. Ramadan Kareem! 8:45pm CDT No additional reports have […]

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 […]

Ramadan 1440

The Chicago Hilal Committee has received and confirmed reports of the moon being sighted by our contacts in Chilé. Therefore, the 1st of Ramadan will begin on Monday, May 6th, insha’Allah. We would like to wish everyone a blessed Ramadan. Sunnah I’tikaf – Saturday May 25th (after Maghrib) 27th Night of Qadr – Friday May […]

Ramadan 1439

10:45pm Ramadan 1st, 1439 will be on Thursday, May 17th. The Chicago Hilal Committee did not receive any credible reports of the moon being sighted. (We are aware of the positive reports from Fullerton, CA. However, Chicago Hilal adheres to the Prophetic practice of sighting the moon with the naked eye. Therefore any incoming reports […]

Ramadan 1438

Ramadan 1, 1438 will be on Saturday May 27th. Ramadan Kareem! The Chicago Hilal Committee has received and verified multiple reports from our contacts in Trinidad, Barbados and Chile. 

Ramadan 1437

Ramadan 1, 1437 will be Monday, June 6th. The Chicago Hilal Committee has received and accepted moon sighting reports from Chile. Therefore, Ramadan 1, 1437 will be on Monday June 6th, 2016. Ramadan Mubarak! Important Dates to Remember: Saturday, June 25th – Itikaf will begin at Maghrib Friday, July 1st – 27th night of Ramadan will begin […]

Ramadan 1436

We have received and verified sightings from a large number of individuals in Florida including Miami and Orlando. Additionally, we have received and verified reports from Trinidad in the Caribbean. Therefore, the Hilal Committee has unanimously arrived at the decision that Ramadan 1st, 1436 will be: Thursday, June 18th, 2015 Ramadan Mubarak! 7:45PM Although initial […]

Ramadan 1435

11:05 PM: Ramadan 1, 1435 will be Sunday, June 29, 2014. There were no authentic moon sighting reports from anywhere in North America on Friday, June 27, 2014 (Shaban 29, 1435). Shaban will complete its cycle of 30 days and Ramadan will begin at sunset on Saturday, June 28, 2014. The 1st day of Ramadan […]

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 earlier decision since confirmed sighting reports came back Phoenix, Arizonia as well as Los Angeles and […]

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, 2013. The 1st day of Ramadan will be Wednesday, July 10th. The Chicago Hilal Committee […]