Eid Date Confirmed: Friday the 17th of July

    In the Name of God the Compassionate the Merciful
    The office of the religious authority Seyyed Kamal Al Haydari announces, according to precise astronomic information available, the possibility of sighting the crescent for the month of Shawwal 1436H on Thursday night (16th of July 2015):
    1)     With a visual aid (telescope), starting from South Africa
    2)     With the naked eye and clear skies in most of South American countries
    Based on this, Friday 17th of July 2015 will be the first day of the month of Shawwal and Eid-ul-Fitr according to the fatwa of His Eminence for all countries around the globe.
    May Allah (swt) bless these days for all of us, and may He accept all our deeds.
    The Office of His Eminence Seyyed Kamal Al Haydari