Ramadan 1438

General Information

Ramadan Kareem

The Chicago Hilal Committee has received and verified multiple reports from our contacts in Trinidad, Barbados and Chile. Therefore the decision of the Chicago Hilal committee is that the 1st of Ramadan will commence on Saturday May 27th

Important Dates

  • Ramadan 1, 1438

    Saturday May 27th

  • Sunnah Iā€™tikaf begins

    Thursday June 15th (at Maghrib)

  • 27th Night of Qadr

    Wednesday June 21st (at Maghrib)

  • Eid-ul-Fitr

    Sunday June 25th or Monday June 26th

Parking Information

For daily Taraveeh prayer parking is available at Albany Bank (Entrance off of Kimbal Ave.) from 9:30 pm till 1:00 am for the entire month of Ramadan.

Taraveeh will start May 26th after Isha prayer.

Albany Bank Parking Lot

Ramadan Services

Makki Masjid offers all Ramadan services. Iftar is served daily and all are welcome to join.
Taraveeh prayer will be held after Isha Salat every day. Iteqaaf is offered for a limited number of brothers during the last 10 days of Ramadan.


Daily Iftar (breaking of fast) after Maghrib Salat. All are welcome to join. Please sponsor an Iftar by donating


Makki Masjid has two Taraveeh prayers, one for adults and the other for children. Both consist of 20 rakaats and are held daily after Isha prayer.


(Last 10 days)

Makki Masjid offers a limited number of brothers to stay in the masjid to perform Iteqaaf. Please contact us for more information.

Eid ul Fitr

Makki Masjid also provides Eid-ul-Fitr prayer at the end of Ramadan.