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Muharram moon sighted, Ashura on August 19

The Muharramul Haram crescent has been sighted and Youm-e-Ashur will be observed on Thursday, August 19, the Central Ruet-e-Hilal Committee announced on Monday. The first of Muharram, which is also the first day of Hijri year 1443 according to the Islamic calendar, will be observed on Tuesday, August 10. The …

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Zilhaj moon not sighted, Eidul Azha on July 21

The Zilhaj moon has not been sighted and Eidul Azha might be celebrated throughout Pakistan on July 21 (Wednesday), Central Ruet-e-Hilal Committee Chairman Maulana Muhammad Abdul Khabir Azad introduced on Saturday. The choice was introduced following a gathering of the committee, held in Karachi after Maghrib prayers to sight the …

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