As per the view of Ayatullah il-Uzma al-Khui (rahmatullahi alyhi) and the view of al-Imam ar-Raahil (rahmatullahi alyhi), and al-Wali al-Faqeeh (hafizahullah), Sunday is the first of Shawwal 1438 A.H. and Eed ul-Fitr for the entire USA and Canada.
As per the view of Ayatullah as-Sistani (hafizahullah) the Eed ul-Fitr is on Monday for USA and Canada (except for the lower belt of California, New Mexico and Arizona if sighting is confirmed and proven for that region)
Taqabbalallaahu siyaamakum wa qiyaamakum
Syed Sartaj Zaidi
Chairman, Muslim Congress