Today Is Wednesday 20-January-2021 6 Jumada al-Akhirah 1442

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Objectives of CHC

  1. Revive the abandoned sunnah of moon sighting every month, especially for Ramadan and Eid.
  2. Unite the Muslims of USA on both Eids and Ramadan by establishing a nationwide system of sighting the moon all year round.
  3. Fulfill the obligation on the entire community to sight the moon (fardh kifaya) every month, nationwide.  Read More

The Need for CHC

We must establish our own system of moon sighting in North America, with the will of Allah, if we are to live as proper Muslims in this great land which has provided us with so many religious freedoms unthinkable in many other places. We do not need to rely on foreign sources when we can organize proper system in accordance to the Quran and Sunnah in our own land....Read More

Jumada al Akhirah 1442 AH

The crescent moon to commence the month of Jumada al Akhirah 1442 AH was looked for after the sunset of Wednesday, January 13, 2021. Reports from all sub Committees of CHC, both local and regional, unanimously confirmed that the moon was NOT SIGHTED.

Thus, the Central Hilal Committee of North America has declared: Friday, January 15, 2021, will be the 1st day of Jumada al Akhirah 1442 AH.

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  • Jumada al Akhirah 1442 AH Alerton January 13, 2021

    بسم الله الرحمن الرحيم The crescent moon to commence the month ofJumada al Akhirah 1442AHwas looked for after the sunset of Wednesday,January 13, 2021.Reports from all sub Committees ofCHC, both local and regional, unanimously confirmed that the moon wasNOT SIGHTED. Thus, theCentralHilalCommittee of North America has declared: Friday, January 15, 2021, will...

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  • Jumada al-Akhirah 1442 AHon January 12, 2021

    السلام عليكم ورحمة الله وبركاته Dear Brothers/Sisters in Islam, Please make a group effort to sight the Hilal onWednesday, January 13,2021,for the month ofJumada al-Akhirah, 1442. Take your important part in this blessed effort.If we all try to sight the moon in our respective vicinities, this will automatically negate false reports. Alhamdulillah, by...

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  • Jamada al-Ula 1442H Alerton December 14, 2020

    السلام عليكم ورحمة الله وبركاته The crescent moon to commence the month ofJumada al-Ula1442 AHwas looked for after the sunset of Monday, December 14, 2020.Reports from all sub Committees ofCHC, both local and regional, unanimously confirmed that the moon wasNOT SIGHTED. TheCentralHilalCommittee of North America has accepted these reports and has...

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  • Jamada al-Ula 1442Hon December 13, 2020

    السلام عليكم ورحمة الله وبركاته Dear Brothers/Sisters in Islam, Please make a group effort to sight the Hilal onMonday, December 14,2020,for the month ofJumada al-Ula 1442. Take your important part in this blessed effort.If we all try to sight the moon in our respective vicinities, this will automatically negate false reports. Alhamdulillah, by...

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