Dhul Qa'adah 1435 AH / 2014

1st of Dhul Qa’adah 1435 will correspond the 27th of August, 2014. The Crescent Committee of Canada received no valid reports of new crescent sightings on the eve of 29th Shawwal, 1435 (25th August, 2014). The month of Shawwal will complete 30 days, following which the 1st of Dhul Qa’adah 1435 will correspond the 27th of August, 2014 In-sha Allah.

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Scholarly articles

Moon Sighting: A Historical Conversion (Shaykh Omar Subedar). Establishing the Sighting of the Crescent (Shaykh Mufti Rafi Usmani).

They ask you, [O Muhammad], about the new moons. Say, ‘They are measurements of time for the people and for Hajj.’ (al-Baqarah 2:189)