Moon Seen Within the Region to Commence Shawwaal / Eid ul Fitr 1438 (AH)


To Commence Shawwaal / Eid ul Fitr 1438 (AH)

Respected Ulamaa, Brothers and Sisters,

The crescent moon to commence the month of Shawwaal 1438 AH was looked for after the sunset of Saturday 24th June 2017. Reports from all committees locally and regional confirm that the moon was seen within the region. (The moon was confirmed SIGHTED in Guyana)

The Darul Uloom Moonsighting Committee has accepted these reports and has declared that the month of Ramadhaan 1438 AH will complete 29 days and the 1st night of Shawwaal 1438 AH is the night of Saturday 24th June 2017, and the first day of Shawwaal and Eid ul Fitr 1438 AH is the day of Sunday 25th June 2017.

Eid Mubaarak / Eid Saeed

Mufti Kahiam Hosein
On behalf of
Darul Uloom Moon Sighting Committee
Rashaad Ave, Mon Plasir Rd,
Trinidad, W.I