In view of reports of the crescent sighting, Eid al-Fitr will fall on Tuesday for followers of many fuqaha, including Sayyid Sistani, Shaykh Makarem Shirazi, and Sayyid Khamenei. Baitul Ilm will hold Eid prayers on Tuesday, July 29th at 9 AM, and we invite all members the community join us in expressing our gratitude to Allah and offering our prayers on this blessed day. Those respected momineen who may be celebrating Eid on Monday in accordance with their taqlid can still participate in the Eid prayers on Tuesday with the intention of seeking Divine favor (rajaa al-matlubiyyah). The schedule for the program is as follows:
- 9.00 AM - Dua al-Nudbah followed by
- Eid prayer
- Eid khutbahs
- 11.00AM - Eid greetings and Eid brunch
Zakat al-Fitra for Eid is $10 per person for each member of the household at the minimum and is due before the Eid Prayer.