Congratulations! The Great Eid, when Prophet Muhammad SA raised the hand of Imam Ali Ibn Abi Talib AS at Ghadir Khum and announced to Hajj pilgrims that Allah SWT appointed Ali Ibn Abi Talib (PBUH) as the guardian (Wali), the master (Mawla), the leader (Imam), and the commander (Amir) of all believing men and women, the deputy and the executor of his affairs (Wasi), and his successor (Khalifa). Salawat. Click to read the informative links below. This event is according to the US and Canada; in other countries it might be one day earlier or one day later, so please check with your local authorities.