Ramadhan Mubarak, Moon has been sighted in Florida!
The Hilal for the month of Ramadan was sighted in various locations in Ft. Lauderdale, FL, by CHC subcommittee Ulama members on the evening of Wednesday, June 17, 2015. Therefore the 1st of Ramadan 1436 will be tomorrow, Thursday, June 18, 2015 Insha'Allah. First Salatul-Taraweeh will be Wednesday June 17th night after Isha inshaAllah.
Ramadhan 1436 Taraweeh at As-Sahabah
Alhumdulillah, As-Sahabah will be celebrating 8 years of serving the Muslim community of Eagan and vicinity this Ramadhan 1436 inshaAllah. We cordially invite you to the Salatul-Taraweeh during this blessed month. This year, we have two visiting scholars from UK, to lead us in Salatul-Taraweeh. InshaAllah we will be completing recitation of full Quran during the 20-Rakat taraweeh.
Nightly Tafseer-of-Quran session:
Ulama will offer synopsis of the Surah recited in Salatul-Taraweeh every night inshaAllah
First day of Ramadhan could be Thursday June 18th or Friday June 19th.
Ramadhan Salat & Iqamah schedule: Click here
InshaAllah, starting and ending of Ramadhan or Eid will be announced based on physical sighting of new Moon by the Central Hilal Sighting Committee of North America.
For Moon sighting information, please visit the North American Hilal committee websites on the night of Wednesday June 17th after 9:00pm:
As-Sahabah has been observing Islamic Hijri months based on the criteria of physical sighting of the new moon in North America since its inception in 2007:
"Do not fast unless you see the moon; do not break your fast until you see the moon."
(Bukhari H.1773, Muslim H.1795, Nasai H.2093, Abu-Dawood H.1976, Muatta Malik H.557)
A wonderful article that summaries the various moon sighting methodologies in the light of Quran and Hadith: Here.
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