09/17/2020

The Crescent Moon of the Month of Safar, 1442 A.H.

Saturday, September 19th, 2020 will be the first day of the month of Safar, 1442 A.H. for the entire region of North America.
08/19/2020

The Crescent Moon of the Month of Muharram, 1442 A.H.

In the Name of God, the Beneficent, the Merciful Announcement Concerning: The Crescent Moon of the Month of Muharram, 1442 […]
07/28/2020

Closing Statement of the 18th Annual Conference of the Council of Shia Muslim Scholars of North America

Inspired by the Quranic parable of the blessed tree which is firmly rooted and bears its fruit in every time, and pursuant to fulfillment of the lofty goals set forth in its charter, the Council of Shia Muslim Scholars of North America held its 18th annual conference virtually due to the ongoing coronavirus pandemic.
07/27/2020

Important Guidelines From the Council of Shia Muslim Scholars of North America for Conducting Muharram 1442 Programs

We are in the midst of the COVID-19 pandemic, and therefore, we cannot ignore the ongoing spread of the coronavirus and its dire implications on our communities in North America. 
07/21/2020

The Crescent Moon of the Month of Dhu al-Hijjah, 1441 A.H.

Wednesday, July 22nd, 2020, will be the first day of the month of Dhu al-Hijjah, 1441 A.H. for the entire region of North America.
06/21/2020

The Crescent Moon of the Month of Dhu al-Qidah, 1441 A.H.

Tuesday, June 23rd, 2020, will be the first day of the month of Dhu al-Qidah, 1441 A.H. for the entire region of North America.
06/02/2020

Statement from the Council of Shia Muslim Scholars of North America on the Killing of George Floyd and the Importance of Confronting Racism

We all have a responsibility to stand up against all forms of injustice whether it be fueled by racism or any other evil through peaceful and constructive means.
05/23/2020

The Crescent Moon of the Month of Shawwal, 1441 A.H.

Sunday, May 24th, 2020 will be the first day of the month of Shawwal, 1441 A.H. for the entire region of North America.
05/19/2020

Predicting the Crescent Moon of the Month of Shawwal 1441, A.H.

According to astronomical data, the crescent moon of the month of Shawwal can easily be sighted with the naked eye, during the sunset of Saturday, the twenty-ninth of the month of Ramadan, May 23rd, 2020 in most regions of North America.