Today Is Thursday 05-August-2021 26 Dhu al-Hijjah 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

CHC ZUL HIJJAH 1442 CALENDAR

Zul Hijjah/Eid al Adha 1442
The crescent moon to commence the month of Zul Hijjah 1442 AH was looked for after the sunset of Saturday, July 10, 2021. Reports from CHC local subcommittees confirmed that the moon was SIGHTED in San Diego by CHC members.
Thus, the Central Hilal Committee of North America has declared that the first of Zul Hijjah 1442 AH will be Sunday, July 11, 2021 and 
 
Eid al Adha will be on Tuesday, July 20, 2021.
 
Important Dates:
Days of Qurbani: Tuesday, July 20 to Thursday, July 22, 2021
Days of Reciting Takbeeraat al Tashreeq: From after Fajr of Monday, July 19 to after Asr of Friday, July 23, 2021

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  • Zul Hijjah 1442 AH Alerton July 10, 2021

    Zul Hijjah/Eid al Adha 1442 The crescent moon to commence the month ofZul Hijjah 1442 AHwas looked for after the sunset of Saturday, July 10, 2021.Reports fromCHC local subcommitteesconfirmed that the moon wasSIGHTEDin San Diego by CHC members. Thus, theCentralHilalCommittee of North America has declared that the first ofZul Hijjah 1442...

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  • Zul Hijjah 1442 AHon July 09, 2021

    Dear Brothers/Sisters in Islam, Please make an effort to sight the Hilalon Saturday, July 10, 2021, for the month of Zul Hijjah 1442. This is an excellent opportunity to easilyrevive a neglected Sunnah and a forgotten fardh kifayah: This is the hilal that decides when Eid ul-Adhā is. It is conveniently during a...

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  • Zul Qadah 1442 AH Alerton June 11, 2021

    السلام عليكم ورحمة الله وبركاته The Hilal to commence the month of Zul Qa'dah 1442 AH was looked for after the sunset of Thursday, June 10, 2021. Reports from all sub-committees ofCHC confirmed that the moon was NOT SIGHTED. The Central Hilal Committee of North America has accepted these report(s) and...

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  • Zul Qadah 1442 AHon June 08, 2021

    السلام عليكم ورحمة الله وبركاته Dear Brothers/Sisters in Islam, Please make an effort to sight the Hilal onThursday, June 10,2021,for the month ofZul Qa'dah 1442. Take your important part in this blessed Fard ala al-Kifayah effort. Alhamdulillah, by the joint effort of the Ulama and the tremendous cooperation from brothers and sisters throughout...

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  • Fajr3:58
  • Sunrise5:49
  • Zuhr1:01
  • Asr5:56
  • Maghrib8:03
  • Isha9:54