Islamic Monthly Declarations & Announcements for 1442 Current Calendar Ṣafar 1442 The Hilaal for Ṣafar 1442 was sighted at multiple locations in United Kingdom. Therefore, the Islamic month of Ṣafar 1442 has begun after sunset...
Islamic Months Visibility Calculations and Predictions for every month.
Islamic Monthly Declarations & Announcements for 1441 Current Calendar Dhū al-Hijjah 1441 The Hilaal for Dhū al-Hijjah 1441 has been sighted. Therefore, Dhū al-Hijjah 1441 has begun after sunset with the first day being...

Big Moon

In the Mas’alah of Moonsighting, astrologers, and those who have knowledge of the stars are not to be relied upon, hence on the basis of their calculations the Hilal will not be determined. As Shariah has determined the Fast and Eid on sighting of the Moon, hence the opinion of the Astrologer however researched it may be cannot be deemed as conclusive. Rather many a times their opinions could differ.
In a nutshell and according to the principles of Hanadi Madhab, Eidul-Adha is not the day after Hajj in Britain. Regardless of the discussions about differnces of horizons (generally), we find that in the case of Eidul-Adha, the Hanafi Madhab is clear that differnces of horizons have to be considered for Dhul-Hijjah i.e. localities must have their own local sighting.
Islamic Monthly Declarations & Announcements for 1440
In the Name of Allah, the Most Gracious, the Most Merciful. As-salāmu ‘alaykum wa-rahmatullāhi wa-barakātuh This statement is being issued on the 01st of August 2019 and supersedes all previous statements on the subject. Wifaqul Ulama has a set Moon sighting criteria...
In the Name of Allah, the Most Gracious, the Most Merciful. As-salāmu ‘alaykum wa-rahmatullāhi wa-barakātuh (Peace, Blessings & Mercy of Allah be upon You). This statement is being issued on the 24th of July 2019 and supersedes all previous statements on...

Nigeria

Why does Wifāqul Ulāmā not follow the Moon Sightings from Nigeria? You have commented on the Mozambique, Kenyan and French Sightings, what is your opinion on Nigeria? In the Name of Allah, the Most Gracious, the Most Merciful. As-salāmu ‘alaykum wa-rahmatullāhi...
Shaykhul-Hadeeth Mufti Saeed Ahmed Palunpuri (DB) of Darul-uloom Deoband on British Moonsighting In the Name of Allah, the Most Gracious, the Most Merciful. As-salāmu ‘alaykum wa-rahmatullāhi wa-barakātuh Clarification: We have received an objection that this is the personal stance of Mufti Saheb...