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.
04/23/2020

The Crescent Moon of the Holy Month of Ramadan, 1441 A.H.

In the Name of God, the Beneficent, the Merciful Announcement Concerning: The Crescent Moon of the Holy Month of Ramadan, […]
04/20/2020

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

According to astronomical data, the predominant possibility for the first day of the blessed month of Ramadan this year will be on Saturday, April 25, 2020 for all regions of North America.
03/25/2020

Advice of the Secretary-General of the Council of Shia Muslim Scholars of North America Regarding Coronavirus

In his advice to the Muslim community, Sayyid Mohammad Rizvi refers to the outbreak of coronavirus (Covid-19) as a test from God and underscores the importance of paying heed to the directives of the health officials during this troubled time.
03/24/2020

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

Thursday, March 26th, 2020, will be the first day of the month of Shaban, 1441 A.H. for the entire region of North America.
03/11/2020

Advisory Announcement by the Council of Shia Muslim Scholars of North America regarding Coronavirus (COVID-19)

With the spread of this potentially dangerous virus in some North American cities, it is religiously incumbent upon everyone to take all possible measures to prevent its spread.
02/24/2020

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

Tuesday, February 25th, 2020 will be the first day of the month of Rajab, 1441 A.H. for the entire region of North America.