Rabi' al Thani 1436

The Crescent Committee of Canada received no valid reports of new crescent sightings on the eve of 29th Rabi’ al Awwal 1436 (20th January, 2015). The month of Rabi’ al Awwal will complete 30 days, following which the 1st of Rabi’ al Thani 1436 will correspond the 22nd of January, 2015 In-sha Allah. Click title above for full details.

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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 has been established to provide a solution for the Islamic dates, on a unified platform with efforts to establish 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)