Shawwal 1, 1442 / May 13, 2021
2021.05.13

Eid Mubarak!

We send our warmest greetings and best wishes for the Blessed Eid al-Fitr to all brothers and sisters.

While we cannot meet for Eid prayer due to the COVID-19 situation, please celebrate the Eid at your home and pray at home.

May Allah ta'ala accept from you and us all our good deeds during Ramadan and forgive us all for our shortcomings and mistakes!

2021.05.11 after the sunset

The 29th day of Ramadan ended today at the sunset. 

Ru'ya Committee of Japan has announced that it is  the 30th day of Ramadan tonight and tomorrow, and that 1st of Shawwal will be May 13, 2021.

As for the Eid prayer on May 13, Thursday morning, please celebrate the Eid at your home and pray at home, due to the emergency declaration to prevent the spread of the Covid-19.

May Allah ta'ala protect you and us all and bestow abundant rewards for our fasting and worship!

2021.04.12 at night

Ramadan Kareem!

Ru'ya Committee of Japan has decided tonight that the holy month of Ramadan started at the sunset of April 12, 2021, thus April 13, 2021 will be the first fasiting day of Ramadan of 1442 AH.

May Allah ta'ala bestow you abundant blessings!

2020.05.22 at night

Eid al-Fitr will start on May 24, 2020, Sunday!

Tomorrow, May 23, 2020, Saturday will be the 30th day of Ramadan! One more fasting day.

The Ruya Committee of Japan has just announced that a new moon was not observed in Japan. In Malaysia, the nearest Islamic country to Japan, it was also not observed.

Due to the Coronavirus situation, Eid prayer WILL NOT not be conducted together in Kyoto. Please do pray at home.

Zakat al-Fitr is 1,500 yen per person (same rate for both adults and children). For a family, its head is reposible to pay Zakat al-fitr for all members of the family. If you have not paid it, please pay your due before Sunday morning, to help your needy brothers and sisters.

2020.05.22

After today's sunset, the Ruya Committee of Japan will make observation of a new month. If a new moon is observed, the holy month of Ramadan ends today. If not, tomorrow (Saturday) will be the last day of Ramadan, and we will complete 30 days of fasiting.

The announcement will be made around 20:30 on May 22, 2020, Friday, inshAllah.

2020.05.21

The government of Japan has lifted the declaration of emergency in Kansai Area, including Kyoto Prefecture today. Accordingly, the Governor Nishiwaki of Kyoto Prefecture decided to ease most of restrictions as of May 23, 2020.

However, large gatherings are still restricted nationwide. 

There are warnings from the scientists on possibilitiy of the seond and third waves of the Coronavirus infections. Please try best to keep your health and  hygiene conditions.

2020.04.24

Ramadan Kareem! To all brothers and sisters of the Ummah.

We have posted the calender-time schedule of Ramadan of 1441 AH for Kyoto, Japan.

Please see here.

2020.04.23

Ramadan Kareem!!

Tonight, the Ruya Committee of Japan has declared that we have entered the holy month of Ramadan as of the sunset of April 23, Thursday. We will sstart fasting on April 24, Friday just before Fajr time.

We wish you all the best in this holy month.

May Allah the Most High protect us all and bestow us peace and blessings!

2020.4.22

The holy month of Ramadan is coming!

On April 23, 2020, Thurdsay, the Ruya Committee of Japan will make observation of a new moon around the counrty. If a new moon is observed, tomorrow night will the first night of Ramadan, and Saturday will be the first fasting day.

If not, the Friday night will be the first night of Ramadan, and fasting will starts on Saturday.

Please wait for an announcement around 21:00 on April 23, Thursday.

2020.4.22

The holy month of Ramadan is coming!

On April 23, 2020, Thurdsay, the Ruya Committee of Japan will make observation of a new moon around the counrty. If a new moon is observed, tomorrow night will the first night of Ramadan, and Saturday will be the first fasting day.

If not, the Friday night will be the first night of Ramadan, and fasting will starts on Saturday.

Please wait for an announcement around 21:00 on April 23, Thursday.

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