The Crescent Moon of the Month of Rabi al-Awwal, 1442 A.H.

In the Name of God, the Beneficent, the Merciful

The Crescent Moon of the Month of Rabi al-Awwal, 1442 A.H.

Assalam Alikum,.

The Moon-Sighting Committee of the Council of Shia Muslim Scholars of North America announces that Sunday, October 18th, 2020, will be the first day of the month of Rabi al-Awwal, 1442 A.H. for the entire region of North America.

Important Islamic Events this Month:

8 Rabi al-Awwal (Oct. 25) Martyrdom of Imam Hasan al-Askari (p), 260 A.H.
17 Rabi al-Awwal (Nov. 3) Birth Anniversary of Prophet Muhammad (pbuh&hp), 53 B.H.
17 Rabi al-Awwal (Nov. 3) Birth Anniversary of Imam Jafar al-Sadiq (p), 83 A.H.