Moonsighting Report (Rajab 1442 AH)

NASIMCO wishes to inform the community that there were verified sightings of the crescent moon in Orlando, and Ottawa, Canada on Friday February 12th, 2021.

Therefore, the first day of the month of Rajab, 1442 A.H. will be on Saturday February 13th, 2021

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 (sadqah)