ISLAMIC HIJRI CALENDAR

Year 1433 (2012)

 

Ramadan 1433   (Saturday, July 20, 2012)

Ramadan Hilal will be easily seen insha-Allah in the evening of July 20, 2012 in southern USA from Miami Fl, Houston TX, Phoenix AZ, Los Angeles CA, San Diego CA, to San Francisco CA and surrounding areas. In the rest of the US and all of Canada it will be seen on July 21.

 

Eid al-Fitr 1433  (Monday, August 20, 2012

Most likely date for Eid al-Fitr 1433 (2012) is Monday, August 20 after Shawwal Hilal is seen in the US in the evening of August 19, 2012. The Hilal will NOT be seen anywhere in the world on Sat. August 18 except in south/west Africa, South America and Hawaii.

Eid al-Adha (Friday, October 26, 2012)
Insha-Allah, Z. Hijja Hilal will be seen in the evening of Tuesday, October 16, 2012 from Miami Fl, Houston TX, Phoenix AZ to San Diego and Los Angeles CA in southern USA.

May Allah Subhanahu wa Ta’ala help us observe Islamic dates as prescribed in the Qur’an (2:179) and follow the Sunnah of our beloved Prophet Salla-l-Laahu ‘Alaih-i wa-Sallam. Ameen.
(The dates are based on actual visibility of Hilal somewhere in the USA)

 

Month Month # Year Islamic Dates by Hilal
in North America
Islamic Dates by Saudi/ISNA
in North America
Muharram 1 1433 November 27, 2011, (Sun) November 26, 2011, (Sat)
Safar 2 1433 December 26, 2011, (Mon) December 26, 2011,(Mon)
Rabi-al-Awwal 3 1433 January 25, 2012, (Wed) January 24, 2012, (Tue)
Rabi-al-Thani 4 1433 February 23, 2012, (Thu) February 23, 2012, (Thu)
Jumada-al-‘Ula 5 1433 March 24, 2012, (Sat) March 24, 2012, (Sat)
Jumada-al-Ukhra 6 1433 April 23, 2012, (Mon) April 22, 2012, (Sun)
Rajab 7 1433 May 23, 2012, (Wed) May 22, 2012, (Tue)
Sha’ban 8 1433 June 21, 2012, (Thu) June 21, 2012, (Thu)
Ramadan 9 1433  July 21, 2012, (Sat) July 20, 2012, (Fri)
Shawwal 10 1433  August 19, 2012, (Sun) August 19, 2012, (Sun)
Dhul-Qi’dah 11 1433 September 18, 2012, (Tue) Septemb 17, 2012, (Mon)
Dhul-Hijjah 12 1433 October 17, 2012, (Wed) October 17, 2012, (Wed)
Month Month # Year Islamic Dates by Hilal
in North America
Islamic Dates by Saudi/ISNA
in North America
Muharram 1 1434 November 15, 2012, (Thu) November 15, 2012, (Thu)
Safar 2 1434 December 15, 2012, (Sat) December 14, 2012, (Fri)
Rabi-al-Awwal 3 1434 January 13, 2013, (Sun) January 13, 2013, (Sun)
Rabi-al-Thani 4 1434 February 12, 2013, (Tue) February 11, 2013, (Mon)
Jumada-al-‘Ula 5 1434 March 13, 2013, (Wed) March 13, 2013, (Wed)
Jumada-al-Ukhra 6 1434 April 12, 2013, (Fri) April 11, 2013, (Thu)
Rajab 7 1434 May 12, 2013, (Sun) May 11, 2013, (Sat)
Sha’ban 8 1434 June 10, 2013, (Mon) June 10, 2013, (Mon)
Ramadan 9 1434 July 10, 2013, (Wed) July 09, 2013, (Tue)
Shawwal 10 1434 Aug 8 (Thu)/Aug 9 (Fri), 2013 August 08, 2013, (Thu)
Dhul-Qi’dah 11 1434 September 07, 2013, (Sat) September 07, 2013, (Sat)
Dhul-Hijjah 12 1434 October 07, 2013, (Mon) October 06, 2013, (Sun)