Assalamu-Alaikum,

The Hilal Committee of Toronto received positive sighting reports (in accordance to Sunnah) from various locations across its parameters on the eve of Thursday 29th Ramadhan 1439 – 14th June 2018

The Hilal Committee declares Friday 1st Shawwal 1439 15th June 2018.

The Hilal Committee wishes everyone a Happy Eid Mubarak.

Correspondently 29th Shawwal will be of Friday 13th July 2018.

Moonsighting Report

The crescent Moon to commence the month of Shawwal 1439 AH was looked for on the eve of Thursday 29th of Ramadhan (14th June 14, 2018) reports received from within the parameters confirm that the moon has been sighted.

The Hilaal committee has accepted the reports and has declared that the 1st month of Shawwal and celebration of Eid Ul-Fitr will be on

 Friday 15th June 2018.

The 29th of Shawwal will fall on Friday 13th July 2018.

The Hilaal committee wishes everyone EID MUBARAK.

 

The next meeting of the Hilal committee to determine the Hilal sighting for the month of Shawwal (Eid-ul-Fitr) will take place on the eve of Thursday 29th Ramadan 14th June 2018. Insha-Allah meeting will be at Madinah Masjid,1015 Danforth Ave. Toronto. Masajid's and organizations are requested to send their representatives at least half - an hour before sunset. 

Hilal Committee, based in Toronto, does not include the Pacific time zone. Our Fiqh Committee agreed with the sunset in the summer at 9:04 PM to wait 3 hours for Pacific zone was not practical for Masjids Taraweeh Salaat. Our standards are applied the same way for each moon sighting.