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Shawwal - Eid Al-Fitr 1442/ 2021
1st Shawwal / Eid Al-Fitr 1442 is on 13 May 2021.
The Crescent Council of Canada hereby officially declares Eid Al-Fitr (Shawwal 1st) for Thursday the 13th of May, 2021. Ramadan will conclude with 30 days. 12th May being the last day of fasting.
We wish everyone a blessed Eid Al-Fitr Mubarak. We pray for accepted fasting, worship and charity. May the world quickly heal from the current pandemic.
There were no reports of reliable sightings across the international horizons on the eve of 29th Ramadan (11th May). Astronomical calculations also indicate the impossibility of sighting.
We are aware of reported sightings in Niger, Mali and Cote D'Ivoire however are not accepting the reports due to the sun setting before the birth of the new moon in the region. We further have verification of no sightings in Mauritania, Algeria, Tunis, Libya, Lebanon, Sudan, Egypt, Syria, Yemen, Bahrain, Palestine, Iraq, Kuwait, Jordan, UAE, Saudi Arabia, Qatar, Turkey, Malaysia, Indonesia and Europe.