Hilal Committee of Metropolitan Toronto & Vicinity
MOON SIGHTING UPDATE
السلام عليكم ورحمة الله وبركاته
*MOON SIGHTING UPDATE*
*Moon Was Sighted*
Respected Ulamaa, Brothers and Sisters,
The crescent moon to commence the month of Sha’ban 1445 AH was looked for after the sunset on Saturday 10th February 2024. Reports from committees confirm that the moon was sighted.
THE HILAL COMMITTEE OF TORONTO & VICINITY has accepted these reports and has declared that the month of Rajab 1445 AH will complete 29 days. Therefore, the 1st day of Sha’ban 1445 AH will be on Sunday February 11th, 2024.
Correspondingly the night of Baraat will be Saturday 24th February 2024, and the 15th Shaaban will be Sunday 25th February 2024.
Articles & Q & A
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