Today Is Thursday 25-July-2024 19 Muharram 1446

Welcome tothe Central Hilal Committee of North America

Objectives of CHC

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

Important Fatawas:

Determination of Eid Al-Adha Mufti Taqi Usmani

ISNA's Position change on Eid Al Adha

Saudi Grand Mufti - Dates of Eid ul Adha

MUHARRAM 1446 AH

The Hilal to commence the month of Muharram 1446 AH was looked for after the sunset on Saturday, July 6, 2024. The Hilal WAS SIGHTED by CHC Ulama subcommittee representatives in San Diego, California and Las Vegas, Nevada.

The Central Hilal Committee of North America has accepted these reports and has declared Sunday, July 7, 2024, the 1st day of Muharram 1446 AH.

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  • Muharram 1446 AHon July 06, 2024

    السلام عليكم ورحمة الله وبركاته The Hilal to commence the month of Muharram 1446 AH was looked for after the sunset on Saturday, July 6, 2024. The HilalWASSIGHTEDbyCHC Ulama subcommittee representatives in San Diego, California and Las Vegas, Nevada. The Central Hilal Committee of North America has accepted these reports and...

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  • Muharram 1446 AH Alerton July 04, 2024

    السلام عليكم ورحمة الله وبركاته Dear Brothers/Sisters in Islam, Please make an effort to sight the Hilalon Saturday, July 6, 2024, for the month of Muharram 1446. This is an excellent opportunity to easilyrevive a neglected Sunnah and a forgotten fardh kifayah: This is the hilal that decides the beginning of the New...

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  • Zul Hijjah 1445 AH Alerton June 06, 2024

    السلام عليكم ورحمة الله وبركاته The Hilal to commence the month of Zul Hijjah 1445 AH was looked for after the sunset on Thursday, June 6, 2024.Reports from all sub Committees ofCHC, both local and regional, unanimously confirmed that the moon wasNOT SIGHTED. TheCentralHilalCommittee of North America has declared that the...

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  • Zul Hijjah 1445 AHon June 04, 2024

    السلام عليكم ورحمة الله وبركاته Dear Brothers/Sisters in Islam, Please make an effort to sight the Hilalon Thursday, June 6, 2024, for the month of Zul Hijjah 1445. This is an excellent opportunity to easilyrevive a neglected Sunnah and a forgotten FardhKifayah: This is the hilal that decides when Eid ul-Adhā is. Theweatheris pleasant...

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Chicago, IL, USA

  • Fajr3:39
  • Sunrise5:38
  • Zuhr1:02
  • Asr6:04
  • Maghrib8:15
  • Isha10:14