KARACHI: The Central Ruet-e-Hilal Committee will meet on Friday (as we speak) for sighting the Zilhajj moon, ARY Information reported.
The committee will meet at Met Complicated in Karachi after Asar prayers.
Zonal Ruet-e-Hilal Committees would additionally meet in Lahore, Quetta and Peshawar, whereas the district our bodies will meet at their respective headquarters on the day.
Pakistan Meteorological Division (PMD) had earlier predicted sighting of crescent of Zil Hajj 1440 A.H on August 02 night, because the moon will born on August 1 at 8:12 am.
A PMD spokesperson stated the Met specialists have excessive expectations for crescent sighting on August 02 regardless of the climate might be partly cloudy in most components of the nation.
The age of moon can be 35 hours and 29 minutes whereas it is going to be sighted throughout visibility window of 53 minutes after the sundown on the day.
Thousands and thousands of Muslims carry out Hajj pilgrimage at Makkah in Kingdom of Saudi Arabia.
Eid Al Adha, falls on the 10th day of Zil-Hajj. Eid Al Adha this 12 months will fall on Monday, August 12, if the moon sighted on Friday, 2nd August.
Eid Al Adha, also called the Feast of Sacrifice, is considered one of two Eid festivals celebrated by Muslims to commemorate Prophet Ibrahim’s willingness to sacrifice his son to the God. Historically marked by the slaughter of animals, whose meat is shared with relations and the poor.
The trustworthy slaughter their sacrificial animals in remembrance of the custom of Prophet Ibrahim, which continues for 3 days of Eid.