Shawwal / Eid al Fitr 1435 AH / 2014

According to the Crescent Committee criteria, in light of astronomical data Shawwal / Eid al Fitr 1435 / 2014 will be on Monday, July 28th, 2014 In-sha Allah. This will be confirmed by sighting the first moon on the eve of 29th Ramadan (27 July, 2014) In-sha Allah Please visit this page for updates, all day on Sunday July 27th, 2014. Please see moon visibility maps by clicking the title above.

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Uniting Muslims of Canada

When does Ramaḍān begin? When do we celebrate Eid? Is it Dhu al-Ḥijjah? The procedures of the Crescent Committee establish unity with uniformity.

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The Crescent Committee declares 1 Dhu al-Qa’dah 1433 AH to be on Tuesday 18 September 2012 CE.

Scholarly articles

Moon Sighting: A Historical Conversion (Shaykh Omar Subedar). Establishing the Sighting of the Crescent (Shaykh Mufti Rafi Usmani).

They ask you, [O Muhammad], about the new moons. Say, ‘They are measurements of time for the people and for Hajj.’ (al-Baqarah 2:189)