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Moon Bits for Dhul Qi’dah

Assalamu alaikum/greetings, for those who started the month of Shawwal on August 8, 2013, today, September 5th is the 29th of Shawwal. This makes the start of Dhul Qi’dah either tomorrow September 6th or Saturday September 7th. Per http://www.islamicfinder.org, the … Continue reading

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Moon Bits for Shawwal 1434

Assalamu alaikum, per global moon sighting (in Chile per CrescentWatch and moonsighting.com), the month of Shawwal began on August 8, 2013. for those who strictly follow a sighting within their local area, Shawwal began on August 9th, 2013, at least … Continue reading

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Restarting my Moon Bits Series

Assalamu alaikum/greetings. Inshallah I’m going to be restarting my “moon bits” series. Mostly this is for myself only. If others get benefit out of it too then Alhamdulillah for that. I’ve been doing a lot of thinking though, about the … Continue reading

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Moon Bits for Rabi Al Thani

Assalamu alaikum, I suppose I need to start my “moon bits” posts again. So what better time to start them than, well, now… And again, there is a difference between various sites regarding moon sighting. Note the below from http://www.islamicmoon.com. … Continue reading

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Not Gonna Fight Anymore

Assalamu alaikum, it’s about that time of the year again, not only is Ramadan fast approaching, but along with it the yearly haggling of the moon, was it seen, no they couldn’t have seen it, you should follow Saudi, no … Continue reading

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Moon Bits for Dhul Qi’dah

Assalamu alaikum/greetings, just a brief post (as my time is extremely limited as of late), to mention that the moon of Dhul Qi’dah was sighted in the US last night making today 09/29/2011 the first of Dhul Qi’dah. See http://www.moonsighting.com/1432zhq.htmlContinue reading

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Moon Bits for Shawwal

Assalamu alaikum, per the announcement of a moon sighting? in Saudi, for some the Eid/the firstof Shawwal was 08/30/2011, however, for those who follow a local sighting, the Eid/first day of Shawwal was/is 08/31/2011. There was a sighting in Chile, … Continue reading

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