Central Hilal Committee Eid Announcement


The crescent moon to commence the month of Shawwal 1440 AH was looked for after the sunset of Monday, June 3, 2019. Reports from all sub Committees of CHC, both local and regional, unanimously confirmed that the moon was NOT SIGHTED.

The Central Hilal Committee of North America has accepted these reports and has declared that the month of Ramadan 1440 AH will complete its 30 days, thus making Wednesday, June 5, 2019, Eid-ul-Fitr (1 Shawwal 1440 AH). May Allah give you and your family a most blessed and festive Eid-ul-Fitr.

Ulema Council of Detroit announces Eid Ul Fitr to be on Wednesday, June 5

Ulema Council of Detroit announced that moon was no sighted on Monday. Therefore, Ramadan will complete 30 days and Eid Ul Fitr (Shawal 1) will be on Wednesday, June 5th Insha Allah.

Therefore, several Masajid in the Metro Area including MMI (Westland), Masjid Umar Bin Khattab (Brownstown), Al-Falah Institute (Farmington Hils), Masjid Usman Bin Affaan (Warren), several masajid in Hamtramck area will offer Eid salat on Wednesday, June 5 Insha Allah.

Nephew of Br. Faiz passed away in a car accident

Inna Lillah e Wa Inna Ilayhay Rajioon! Nephew of Br. Faiz and Br. Shakeel Siddiqui of Canton, Asad passed away in a car accident in Pakistan. Asad was 21 years old. May Allah do maghfirat to him, a place in Jannat ul Firdaus and sabr to the family, Ameen! Please make dua.

Shootings in Two Masjids in New Zealand Killed 49 people

Inna Lillah e Wa Inna Ilayhay Rajioon! 49 people were martyred in two masjids in Christchurch, New Zealand when gunmen opened firing at the time of Juma prayer in the masjids. Several people were wounded.

May Allah do maghfirat to the deceased, a place in Jannat ul Firdaus and sabr to the families, Ameen! Please make dua.

Br. Jamil Ahmad (of Canton) passed away, Salat ul Janaza after Zuhr on Tuesday

Bismillah Hir Rehman Nir Rahim
Innalillahi wa inna ilayhi rajiuun
(Surely we belong to ALLAH to HIM (SWT) shall we return)

Br. Jamil Ahmad

It is with great sadness that we announce the passing of Br. Jamil Ahmad on Monday 2/18 in Canton Michigan. He left behind his wife Dr. Ghazala Burney, daughter Muna Ahmad, son Haaris Ahmad, daughter-in-law Shirin Khan and seven grand kids – Imani, Isa, Nia, Yahya, Jazaa, Zakariya and Amin
His Janazah prayers will be held on Tuesday February 19th at the Muslim Community Of Western Suburbs in Canton, MI at 1pm inshallah, followed by burial at the United Memorial Gardens4800 Curtis Rd, Plymouth, MI 48170 (map it)
  Br. Jamil Ahmad was one of our most beloved senior member of this community and will be dearly missed.

We pray that Allah Subha’nahu Wa’ t’ala bestow His forgiveness and mercy upon him and grant him the highest place in Jannat al Firdous. We pray to Allah Subha’nahu Wa’ t’ala to give patience to the family, relatives, and friends of the deceased.

  The family will have condolences and khatam-e-quran on Sunday Feb 24th b/w Dhur to Asr at MCWS Masjid.

   – MCWS Communications