The New Crescent for Rajab 1434 AH
Dear Believers in North America,
The Crescent Moon Committee of the Council of Shia Muslim Scholars in North America announces there were no reports of sightings of the crescent moon in America on sunset Friday. As a result, Saturday May 11th, 2013, will be the 30th of the Month of Jumada al-Thaani "Ikmaal Iddah" and SUNDAY, MAY 12th, 2013 will be considered theFIRST of the Month of RAJAB 1434 AH.
We ask the Almighty Allah to make us successful and to hasten the appearance of our Holy Imam (peace be upon him.)
The Crescent Committee:
- Sayyid Muhammad Rizvi, Toronto, Canada.
- Shaykh Abed al-Muneim Shararah, Windsor, Canada.
- Shaykh M. Reza Bagheri, Montreal, Canada.
- Shaykh Mohammad al-Ali al-Halabi, Miami, FL.
- Sayyid Nabi Raza Abedi, San Francisco, CA
The "Crescent Moon Committee"
was established at the 12th Council of Shia Muslim Scholars in North America in Detroit, September 2012.