Wifāqul Ulāmā have received many requests to visit various Mosques throughout the country and give public presentations on the subject of Moonsighting. It is for this reason that we have decided to put together a scientific paper on visibility curves and will also a few presentations covering the most important aspects of this topic.
Nadwatul Ulama endorses Moroccan Moon Sighting for Britain
In a nutshell and according to the principles of Islam, Moon sighting is only done and valid after sunset. Moonsighting during the day has no basis or foundations in Islamic Law and it is to be disregarded and rejected for the establishment of Ramadhan, Shawwal etc.
Darul Ifta Wal-Irshad negates Saudia Moon Sighting for Britain Darul Ifta Wal-Irshad (Bradford) The answer to a similar question as posed to the Ulama of Darul-uloom Deoband. Under the circumstances that you have written and described we don’t believe it correct for...
Islamic dates and calendars 1429
Islamic dates and calendars 1433
There are several methods by which Moonsighting testimony can be received or a decision can be reached by the Moonsighting committee and they are enumerated as follows:
Islamic Monthly Declarations & Announcements for 1440
Why can’t we follow the Moonsighting of anywhere on the globe in UK? (Qari) Muhammad Shoyaib Nurgat Question: Why can’t we follow Moonsighting of anywhere on the globe in UK? Wherever the Moon is seen and we get the news, we...
Jamia Khair Ul Madaris negates Saudia Moon Sighting for Britain We have learned from very reliable sources that the thirty two years Saudi Calendar has been set according to Greenwich (London) and the announcements for Eid, Ramadhan are made according...