Rafed English

Sighting the Crescent

Q: What are the methods adopted to ascertain about sighting of the crescent at the beginning and the end of Ramadan?

A: Ascertaining the beginning of any lunar month is only possible through one of the following methods: someone sees the new moon personally; the testimony of two just witnesses to that effect; or the decree of a religious authority.

Share this article

Comments 0

Your comment

Comment description