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Why Moon Sighting Is Essential – Seminar at MSI

Why Moon Sighting is Essential for Ramadan and Eid Days? A scholarly seminar at MSI, Glendale Heights on Sunday, June 24, 2012 after Asr prayer (6:30 PM). Speakers will be Mawlana Abdullah Saleem, Mufti Nawalur Rahman, and Shaykh Hamza Wald Maqbul. Muslim Society Inc. 1785 Bloomingdale Road Glendale Heights, IL 60139

Ulama Association of North America

UANA’s position on ISNA’s decision regarding the 1st of Ramadan and the ‘Id [gview file=”https://chicagohilal.org/wp-content/uploads/2010/12/ulama_astronomical.pdf” force=”1″]

Islamic Shura Council of California

Islamic Shariah Council of California refutes ISNA’s fatwa on moon calculation [gview file=”https://chicagohilal.org/wp-content/uploads/2010/12/californiacouncil_moonsighting.pdf” force=”1″]

Cesarean Moon Births

Shaykh Hamza Yusuf’s position on astronomical calculations Part I & II [gview file=”https://chicagohilal.org/wp-content/uploads/2010/12/zaytuna_moonsighting.pdf” force=”1″]

Inaccurate Decision of ISNA’s Fiqh Council Creates Controversy

Start fasting when you see the moon and end fasting when you see the moon. If you cannot see the moon because of clouds complete 30 days. This Hadeeth has been transmitted in Sahih Bukhari. Moreover, it has been the criterion employed by the Hilal Committee of Greater Chicago since its establishment 35 years ago. […]

Moon Sighting for the Month of Ramadan by Maulana Ibrahim Memon

Maulana Ibrahim Memon Madani’s position on astronomical calculations [gview file=”https://chicagohilal.org/wp-content/uploads/2010/12/ibrahim_memon_moonsighting.pdf” force=”1″]

Which convention should Muslims use to determine the beginning and ending of Islamic months

Shaykh Mohammed Amin Kholwadia’s position on astronomical calculations [gview file=”https://chicagohilal.org/wp-content/uploads/2010/12/darulqasim_moonsighting.pdf” force=”1″]

Muslim Unity is the need of the hour

Hilal Sighting Committee of North America position on astronomical calculations [gview file=”https://chicagohilal.org/wp-content/uploads/2010/12/hilalsighting_astronomical.pdf” force=”1″]