Sat 19 Jm2 1435 - 19 April 2014
 

Moon Sighting & Confirmation of the Beginning of the Month


1 They live in Holland – with whom should they start fasting?.
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2 Why are the Muslims not united in their fasting?.
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3 He was fasting then he traveled to another country where they started fasting later; should he fast thirty-one days?.
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4 Differences in moon sighting between countries and its effect on those who travel from one to another.
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5 Treating toothache during the day in Ramadaan.
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6 Difficulty in sighting the moon in industrialized areas.
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7 Should they follow the European Council even though they use astronomical calculations?.
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8 When should a person make the intention to fast, and what if he finds out during the day that Ramadan has begun?.
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9 Who is the person of good character whose statement about sighting the moon may be accepted?.
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10 They found out during the day that Ramadan had begun, so they fasted.
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11 It is not permissible to differ from the people of the city with regard to fasting and Eid.
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12 Can Muslims living in Western countries form committees to sight the moon?.
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13 We should rely on sighting of the moon, not on calculations.
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14 Is it necessary for every single Muslim to see the new moon of Ramadaan?.
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15 Is there a certain length of time that the new moon has to be in the sky?.
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16 Do different times of moonrise matter, and what should Muslim communities in the West do.
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17 It is permissible to use telescopes etc., but not calculations, to sight the new moon.
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18 Sighting the moon not following astronomical calculations.
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19 The Meaning of the Verse "And the Moon, We have measured for it mansions ...".
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