In the Name of God, the Beneficent, the Merciful The Crescent Moon of the Month…
In the Name of God, the Beneficent, the Merciful
Announcement Concerning: The Crescent Moon of the Month of Rabi al-Thani, 1441 A.H.Crescent Committee, Sayyid M. Rizvi, Secretary-General
|Important Islamic Events this Month:|
|8 Rabi al-Thani||Dec 5||Birth of Imam Hasan al-Askari (p), 232 A.H.|
|10 Rabi al-Thani||Dec 7||Death of Lady Masooma, sister of Imam al-Rida (p), in Qom (Year 201 A.H.)|
- This announcement from the Crescent Committee is per the request of numerous community members across North America to help in identifying the beginning of the Hijri months.
- To learn about our basis for determining the beginning of lunar months and the theory about the unity of horizons, click here.
- To read Frequently Asked Questions about the Announcements of the Crescent Committee, click here.
The Moon-Sighting Committee was established during the seventh annual conference of The Council of Shia Muslim Scholars of North America, and has been providing monthly sighting announcements to the North American Shia Muslim communities since 2007. The Council adopts/renews its members on an annual basis. To learn about our basis for determining the beginning of lunar months and the theory about the unity of horizons, click here.