Islamic Monthly Declarations & Announcements for 1438

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1438 Monthly Announcements

Muharram 1438

Moon was not sight­ed any­where in Britain or in our clos­est Mus­lim coun­try of Moroc­co. It was also not sight­ed in South Africa. Wifaqul Ula­ma have there­fore decid­ed that 30 days of Dhul-Hij­jah will be com­plet­ed and Muhar­ram 1438 will begin from Mon­day, the 3rd of Octo­ber 2016.

Wifaqul Ula­ma togeth­er and in con­sul­ta­tion with Bat­ley Moon Sight­ing Com­mit­tee make the deci­sion for the start of Islam­ic Months based on Moon­sight­ing in UK (pri­ma­ry) and Moroc­co (sec­ondary). Please note that the deci­sion is not nec­es­sar­i­ly based on Moroc­co (month­ly). Depart­ment of Islam­ic Affairs offi­cial­ly noti­fies the British Ula­ma by fax month­ly and a copy of the fax for this month can be viewed here, pro­vid­ed as cour­tesy by Bat­ley Moon Sight­ing Com­mit­tee. This fax was received in UK rough­ly 60 min­utes before sun­set in Britain due to neg­a­tive Moon­sight­ing which takes no longer because all sight­ing sta­tions have to report before a report can be sent.

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Safar 1438

Moon was not sight­ed any­where in Britain. How­ev­er, we have received cred­i­ble and ver­i­fied news of Moon Sight­ing from Moroc­co, our clos­est Mus­lim coun­try. Wifaqul Ula­ma have there­fore decid­ed that 29 days of Muhar­ram will be com­plet­ed and Safar 1438 will begin from Tues­day, the 1st of Novem­ber 2016.

Wifaqul Ula­ma togeth­er and in con­sul­ta­tion with Bat­ley Moon Sight­ing Com­mit­tee make the deci­sion for the start of Islam­ic Months based on Moon­sight­ing in UK (pri­ma­ry) and Moroc­co (sec­ondary). Please note that the deci­sion is not nec­es­sar­i­ly based on Moroc­co (month­ly). Depart­ment of Islam­ic Affairs offi­cial­ly noti­fies the British Ula­ma by fax month­ly and a copy of the fax for this month can be viewed here, pro­vid­ed as cour­tesy by Bat­ley Moon Sight­ing Com­mit­tee.

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Rabiul-Awwal 1438

Moon was not sight­ed any­where in Britain or in our clos­est Mus­lim coun­try of Moroc­co.  Wifaqul Ula­ma have there­fore decid­ed that 30 days of Safar will be com­plet­ed and Rabi­ul Aww­al 1438 will begin from Thurs­day, the 1st of Decem­ber 2016.

Wifaqul Ula­ma togeth­er and in con­sul­ta­tion with Bat­ley Moon Sight­ing Com­mit­tee make the deci­sion for the start of Islam­ic Months based on Moon­sight­ing in UK (pri­ma­ry) and Moroc­co (sec­ondary). Please note that the deci­sion is not nec­es­sar­i­ly based on Moroc­co (month­ly). Depart­ment of Islam­ic Affairs offi­cial­ly noti­fies the British Ula­ma by fax month­ly and a copy of the fax for this month can be viewed here, pro­vid­ed as cour­tesy by Bat­ley Moon Sight­ing Com­mit­tee.

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Rabiut-Thani 1438

Moon was not sight­ed any­where in Britain or in our clos­est Mus­lim coun­try of Moroc­co.  Wifaqul Ula­ma have there­fore decid­ed that 30 days of Rabi­ul-Aww­al will be com­plet­ed and Rabi­ut Thani 1438 will begin from Sat­ur­day, the 31st of Decem­ber 2016.

Wifaqul Ula­ma togeth­er and in con­sul­ta­tion with Bat­ley Moon Sight­ing Com­mit­tee make the deci­sion for the start of Islam­ic Months based on Moon­sight­ing in UK (pri­ma­ry) and Moroc­co (sec­ondary). Please note that the deci­sion is not nec­es­sar­i­ly based on Moroc­co (month­ly). Depart­ment of Islam­ic Affairs offi­cial­ly noti­fies the British Ula­ma by fax month­ly and a copy of the fax for this month can be viewed here, pro­vid­ed as cour­tesy by Bat­ley Moon Sight­ing Com­mit­tee.

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Jumadal Oola 1438

Moon was not sight­ed any­where in Britain or in our clos­est Mus­lim coun­try of Moroc­co.  Wifaqul Ula­ma have there­fore decid­ed that 30 days of Rabi­ut-Thani will be com­plet­ed and Jumadal-Oola 1438 will begin from Mon­day, the 30th of Jan­u­ary 2017.

Wifaqul Ula­ma togeth­er and in con­sul­ta­tion with Bat­ley Moon Sight­ing Com­mit­tee make the deci­sion for the start of Islam­ic Months based on Moon­sight­ing in UK (pri­ma­ry) and Moroc­co (sec­ondary). Please note that the deci­sion is not nec­es­sar­i­ly based on Moroc­co (month­ly). Depart­ment of Islam­ic Affairs offi­cial­ly noti­fies the British Ula­ma by fax month­ly and a copy of the fax for this month can be viewed here, pro­vid­ed as cour­tesy by Bat­ley Moon Sight­ing Com­mit­tee.

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Jumadat Thania 1438

Moon was sight­ed Moroc­co, South Africa and by two indi­vid­u­als in Britain. The tes­ti­mo­ny of Shaykh Suli­man Gani (DB) was ver­i­fied by Croy­don Mosque.  Wifaqul Ula­ma have there­fore decid­ed that 29 days of Jumadal Oola will be com­plet­ed and Juma­dat-Tha­nia 1438 will begin from Tues­day, the 28th of Feb­ru­ary 2017.

Wifaqul Ula­ma togeth­er and in con­sul­ta­tion with Bat­ley Moon Sight­ing Com­mit­tee make the deci­sion for the start of Islam­ic Months based on Moon­sight­ing in UK (pri­ma­ry) and Moroc­co (sec­ondary). Please note that the deci­sion is not nec­es­sar­i­ly based on Moroc­co (month­ly). Depart­ment of Islam­ic Affairs offi­cial­ly noti­fies the British Ula­ma by fax month­ly and a copy of the fax for this month can be viewed here, pro­vid­ed as cour­tesy by Bat­ley Moon Sight­ing Com­mit­tee.

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Rajab 1438

Moon was not sight­ed any­where in Britain or in our clos­est Mus­lim coun­try of Moroc­co. It was also not sight­ed in South Africa. Wifaqul Ula­ma have there­fore decid­ed that 30 days of Juma­dat-Tha­nia will be com­plet­ed and Rajab 1438 will begin from Thurs­day, the 30th of March 2017.

Wifaqul Ula­ma togeth­er and in con­sul­ta­tion with Bat­ley Moon Sight­ing Com­mit­tee make the deci­sion for the start of Islam­ic Months based on Moon­sight­ing in UK (pri­ma­ry) and Moroc­co (sec­ondary). Please note that the deci­sion is not nec­es­sar­i­ly based on Moroc­co (month­ly). Depart­ment of Islam­ic Affairs offi­cial­ly noti­fies the British Ula­ma by fax month­ly and a copy of the fax for this month can be viewed here, pro­vid­ed as cour­tesy by Bat­ley Moon Sight­ing Com­mit­tee. This fax was received in UK rough­ly 60 min­utes before sun­set in Britain due to neg­a­tive Moon­sight­ing which takes no longer because all sight­ing sta­tions have to report before a report can be sent.

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Sha’baan 1438

We have not received ver­i­fi­able news of Moon being sight­ed any­where in Britain and we have been unable to scru­ti­nise the news on the Inter­net. Moon was sight­ed in our near­est Mus­lim coun­try of Moroc­co. Wifaqul Ula­ma have there­fore decid­ed that 29 days of Rajab will be com­plet­ed and Sha’baan 1438 will begin from Fri­day, the 28th of April 2017.

Update: A sin­gle tes­ti­mo­ny was received from Britain which was ver­i­fied and authen­ti­cat­ed by Wifaqul Ula­ma. It was received late. None of the oth­er sight­ings being cir­cu­lat­ed on the Inter­net were sub­mit­ted to Wifaqul Ula­ma or Bat­ley Moon Sight­ing Com­mit­tee to ver­i­fy and authen­ti­cate.

Wifaqul Ula­ma togeth­er and in con­sul­ta­tion with Bat­ley Moon Sight­ing Com­mit­tee make the deci­sion for the start of Islam­ic Months based on Moon­sight­ing in UK (pri­ma­ry) and Moroc­co (sec­ondary). Please note that the deci­sion is not nec­es­sar­i­ly based on Moroc­co (month­ly). Depart­ment of Islam­ic Affairs offi­cial­ly noti­fies the British Ula­ma by fax month­ly and a copy of the fax for this month can be viewed here, pro­vid­ed as cour­tesy by Bat­ley Moon Sight­ing Com­mit­tee. This fax was received in UK rough­ly 60 min­utes before sun­set in Britain due to neg­a­tive Moon­sight­ing which takes no longer because all sight­ing sta­tions have to report before a report can be sent.

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Ramadhan 1438

Moon was not sight­ed any­where in Britain. How­ev­er, we have received cred­i­ble and ver­i­fied news of Moon Sight­ing from Moroc­co, our clos­est Mus­lim coun­try. Wifaqul Ula­ma have there­fore decid­ed that 29 days of Sha’baan will be com­plet­ed and Ramadan 1438 will begin from Sat­ur­day, the 27th of May 2017.

Wifaqul Ula­ma togeth­er and in con­sul­ta­tion with Bat­ley Moon Sight­ing Com­mit­tee make the deci­sion for the start of Islam­ic Months based on Moon­sight­ing in UK (pri­ma­ry) and Moroc­co (sec­ondary). Please note that the deci­sion is not nec­es­sar­i­ly based on Moroc­co (month­ly). Depart­ment of Islam­ic Affairs offi­cial­ly noti­fies the British Ula­ma by fax month­ly and a copy of the fax for this month can be viewed here, pro­vid­ed as cour­tesy by Bat­ley Moon Sight­ing Com­mit­tee.

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Shawwal 1438

Moon was not sight­ed any­where in Britain. Moon was also not sight­ed in from Moroc­co, our clos­est Mus­lim coun­try.  Moon was also not sight­ed fur­ther away in South Africa. Wifaqul Ula­ma have there­fore decid­ed that 30 days of Ramad­han will be com­plet­ed and Shaww­al 1438 will begin from Mon­day, the 26th of June 2017.

Wifaqul Ula­ma togeth­er and in con­sul­ta­tion with Bat­ley Moon Sight­ing Com­mit­tee make the deci­sion for the start of Islam­ic Months based on Moon­sight­ing in UK (pri­ma­ry) and Moroc­co (sec­ondary). Please note that the deci­sion is not nec­es­sar­i­ly based on Moroc­co (month­ly). Depart­ment of Islam­ic Affairs offi­cial­ly noti­fies the British Ula­ma by fax month­ly and a copy of the fax for this month can be viewed here, pro­vid­ed as cour­tesy by Bat­ley Moon Sight­ing Com­mit­tee.

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Dhul-Qa’dah 1438

Moon was not sight­ed any­where in Britain. How­ev­er, moon was sight­ed in Moroc­co, our clos­est Mus­lim coun­try. Wifaqul Ula­ma have there­fore decid­ed that after 29 days of Shaww­al, Dhul-Qa’dah 1438 will begin from Tues­day, the 25th of July 2017.

Wifaqul Ula­ma togeth­er and in con­sul­ta­tion with Bat­ley Moon Sight­ing Com­mit­tee make the deci­sion for the start of Islam­ic Months based on Moon­sight­ing in UK (pri­ma­ry) and Moroc­co (sec­ondary). Please note that the deci­sion is not nec­es­sar­i­ly based on Moroc­co (month­ly). Depart­ment of Islam­ic Affairs offi­cial­ly noti­fies the British Ula­ma by fax month­ly and a copy of the fax for this month can be viewed here, pro­vid­ed as cour­tesy by Bat­ley Moon Sight­ing Com­mit­tee.

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Dhul-Hijjah 1438

Moon was not sight­ed any­where in Britain. How­ev­er, moon was sight­ed in Moroc­co, our clos­est Mus­lim coun­try. Wifaqul Ula­ma have there­fore decid­ed that after 29 days of Dhul-Qa’dah, the month of Dhul-Hij­jah 1438 will begin from Wednes­day, the 23rd of August 2017.

Wifaqul Ula­ma togeth­er and in con­sul­ta­tion with Bat­ley Moon Sight­ing Com­mit­tee make the deci­sion for the start of Islam­ic Months based on Moon­sight­ing in UK (pri­ma­ry) and Moroc­co (sec­ondary). Please note that the deci­sion is not nec­es­sar­i­ly based on Moroc­co (month­ly). Depart­ment of Islam­ic Affairs offi­cial­ly noti­fies the British Ula­ma by fax month­ly and a copy of the fax for this month can be viewed here, pro­vid­ed as cour­tesy by Bat­ley Moon Sight­ing Com­mit­tee.

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