In consultation with national Islamic organizations and local hilaal committees ICNA will make an announcement tonight (August 31/Shaban 29) on the local sighting of the moon. Ramadan will begin either on Monday September 1 or Tuesday September 2. Please check www.icna.org after 11 PM EST or call 718-658-1199. If this website becomes unavailable due to a traffic overload please visit www.icnait.com to view the announcement.
ICNA’s Tarbiyah Department has also made a Ramadan Planner available for your benefit.
–Quick Preperation Guide
–Making the most of Ramadan
–Tarbiyah Plan 2008
–Ramadan Planner Spreadsheet
Today marks the 20th anniversary of the tragic events of September 11, 2001. It serves as both a reminder of one of the most traumatizing occurrences to unfold on American soil and as a testimony to the resilience of every community living here in America.