Monthly Archives: November 2010

Final Update Regarding Moon Sighting for Dhul Hijjah from CrescentWatch

Announcements Dhu al-Hijjah moon sighted Sun. evening (Eid al-Adha on Nov. 17) Crescentwatch has confirmed reliable reports of the new crescent moon being sighted on Sunday evening (Nov. 7) at numerous locations around the world. From Australia to the U.S., … Continue reading

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Update on Moon Sighting via CrescentWatch.org

This was written last night 11/07/2010. But accidentally posted to my private blog. From http://www.crescentwatch.org, No confirmed reports yet of new moon for Dhu al-Hijjah Crescentwatch has not yet received any reliably confirmed reports of the new crescent moon being … Continue reading

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On the Official Decision of the High Judiciary Council Regarding the Start of Dhul Hijja

Assalamu alaikum, so have we dispensed with any pretentions of moon sighting altogether? Note that the below official announcement, at least the one posted on http://www.fatwa-online.com, makes no mention of any moon sightings taking place within Saudi Arabia. So is … Continue reading

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Tomorrow is Election Day

Greetings, all, tomorrow is Election Day and I encourage everyone to get out and vote. I posted a note on Facebook that I’ve since removed, because, well, on reflecting on it, it was a bit too scathing. And I don’t … Continue reading

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