Moon sightings

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Do Saudi Scholars impose Saudi moon sighting on Non-Saudi residents?

TAKEN FROM:  http://central-mosque.com/index.php/Ramadhan/do-saudi-scholars-impose-saudi-moon-sighting-on-non-saudi-residents.html Do Saudi Scholars impose Saudi moon sighting on Non-Saudi residents? Sayyidina Abu Huraira (RA) narrated that Rasul-ullah (Sallaho Alaihe Wassallam) made a mention of the new moon and (in this connection) said: Observe fast when you see it (the new moon) and break fast when you see it (the new moon of [...]

Fast according to the sighting of the new moon in Saudi Arabia Or Local ?

Sighting the Moon Question: Should we fast and end our fast according to the sighting of the new moon in Saudi Arabia or should we do it according to the sighting of the new moon in the country where we are? Response: There are as many as six different opinions amongst the scholars concerning this [...]

Muslim division due to sighting the new moon of Ramadan

Fatwas of the Permanent Committee>Group 1>Volume 10: Zakah and Sawm>Sawm>New moons, different sighting locations, and astronomy calculations>Muslim division due to sighting the new moon of Ramadan (Part No. 10; Page No. 109) Fatwa no. 1657 Q 1: We are Muslim students in the United States and Canada. Each year, we face a problem with the [...]

Day of Arafah based upon local mooon sighting

Shaykh Ibn ‘Uthaymeen رحمه الله was asked: What if the day of ‘Arafah is different because of the moon being sighted at different times in different countries? Should we fast according to the moon sighting in the country where we are or according to the moon sighting in al-Haramayn (the two Holy Sanctuaries)? He replied: [...]