Moonsighting Report (Dhal Hijjah 1441 AH)

NASIMCO wishes to inform the community that there were verified sightings of the crescent moon on the evening of Tuesday July 21st, 2020 in Florida and Texas.
Therefore, the first day of the month of DhulHijjah 1441 A.H., will be on Wednesday July 22nd, 2020 for the entire region of North America.
Day of Arafat – Thursday July 30th
Eid Al Hajj – Friday July 31st
We ask Allah, the Most High, for success in performing good deeds and hasten the Return of Our Master, Imam Mahdi (AJTF).
The declaration for the 1st of the month is made by NASIMCO from sighting reports received from member Jamaats and with guidance from the resident Alim of Toronto Jamaat, Mawlana Syed Muhammad Rizvi.
To learn about our basis for determining the beginning of lunar months and the theory about the unity of horizons, click here.
Important Dates of the Month
Visibility Map
Special A’amal for the 1st day of every Islamic month, for your and family’s safety & security for the whole month as recommended by our 5th Imam Mohammad Baqir (AS):
1. Two Rak’ah Salaat:
(In the first rak’ah after Suratul Hamd recite 30 times Surah of Tawheed and in the second rak’ah after al-Hamd recite 30 times Suratul Qadr.)
2. Ask your Hajaats.
3. Give in Charity (sadaqh)