Archive for August, 2009

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Start of Ramadan For Perth, Western Australia (WA) 2009

August 22, 2009

According to http://moonsighting.com/1430rmd.html

A moon sighting has been confirmed for Melbourne and Brisbane and therefore the first day of Ramadan will be inshallah on Saturday the 22nd of August 2009. Ramadan Kareem to everyone 🙂

Dr. Shabbir Ahmed (MCW member) Imam of Rooty Hill Mosque Sydney Australia reported: Seen
The Hilaal of RAMADAAN 1430 has not been sighted in Sydney due to the cloudy weather, however, it has been sighted in Melbourne and Brisbane and other states on Friday the 21st of August, 2009. Therefore the Moonsighting Committee of Australia and Majlisul Ulamaa’ of Australia have declared that the month of RAMADAAN UL MUBAARAK 1430 will start from Saturday the 22nd of August, 2009. RAMADAAN MUBAARAK to all.

Engr Manzoor A Mian (MCW member) Melbourne Australia reported: Seen
I wish to inform you that Ramadan Crescent has been just sighted in Melbourne, Brisbane and other part of Australia on 21st Aug 2009 Friday evening. Thus the Ramadan first day in Australia starting tomorrow 22nd Aug. 2009 Saturday.

In addition, Perth Mosque commences Ramadaan on Saturday as well based on calculations and Taraweeh prayer took place on Friday night.

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Jumah Salaat

August 20, 2009

Alhumdolillah. Thanks to the ECUIS committee, Jumah salaat has now commenced as at 7th Aug 2009. Khutbah commences at 1.15pm with Iqaamat at 1.30pm. So far the turnout has been very encouraging.

Perth Mosque commences Ramadaan on Saturday with Taraweeh on Friday night inshaAllah. There will also be some provisions such as drinks and dates etc for Iftaar during Ramadaan at the ML musallah InshaAllah.