Today Is Thursday 30-May-2024 22 Dhu al-Qadah 1445

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

Zul Qa'dah 1445 AH

The Hilal to commence the month of Zul Qa'dah 1445 AH was looked for after the sunset on Wednesday, May 8, 2024. The Hilal WAS SIGHTED by CHC subcommittee members in Plano, TX and San Diego, CA. It was also sighted in St Paul, MN.

The Central Hilal Committee of North America has accepted these report(s) and has declared Thursday, May 9, 2024 will be the 1st day of Zul Qa'dah 1445 AH.

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  • Zul Qa'dah 1445 Alerton May 08, 2024

    السلام عليكم ورحمة الله وبركاته The Hilal to commence the month of Zul Qa'dah 1445 AH was looked for after the sunset on Wednesday May 8, 2024. The HilalWASSIGHTEDbyCHC subcommittee members inPlano TXandSan Diego CA. It was also sighted inSt Paul, MN. The Central Hilal Committee of North America has accepted...

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  • Zul Qa'dah 1445 AHon May 07, 2024

    السلام عليكم ورحمة الله وبركاته Dear Brothers/Sisters in Islam, Please make an effort to sight the Hilalon Wednesday, May 8, 2024, for the month of Zul Qa'dah 1445. Alhamdulillah, by the joint effort of all the Ulama and great cooperation throughout the States, we have revived this forgotten Sunnah of moonsighting throughout...

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  • Shawwal 1445 AHon April 08, 2024

    السلام عليكم ورحمة الله وبركاته Dear Brothers/Sisters in Islam, Please make an effort to sight the Hilal on Tuesday, April 9, 2024, for the month of Shawwal 1445. Take your important part in this blessed effort. Alhamdulillah, by the joint effort of the Ulama and the tremendous cooperation from brothers and sisters throughout...

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  • Ramadan 1445 AH Alerton March 10, 2024

    السلام عليكم ورحمة الله وبركاته The crescent moon to commence the month ofRamadan1445 AHwas looked for after the sunset of Sunday, March 10, 2024.Reports from all Sub Committees ofCHC, both local and regional, unanimously confirmed that the moon wasNOT SIGHTED.Thus, theCentralHilalCommittee of North America has declared that the month ofShaban...

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Chicago, IL, USA

  • Fajr3:13
  • Sunrise5:18
  • Zuhr12:53
  • Asr6:00
  • Maghrib8:18
  • Isha10:22