1st day of Muharram 1442 AH – Aug 20, 2020

The Hilal to commence the month of Muharram 1442 AH was looked for after the sunset of Wednesday, August 19, 2020. Reports from all sub-committees of CHC, both local and regional, unanimously confirmed that the moon was SIGHTED.

The Central Hilal Committee of North America has accepted these report(s) and has declared:

Thursday, August 20, 2020 will be the 1st day of Muharram 1442 AH.

Important dates:

Day of Aashuraa (10th Muharram) is August 29th, 2020

The Al-Ayyamul Beedh (13th, 14th & 15th) of this month are September 1st, 2nd & 3rd, 2020.