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Ruet-e-Hilal Meets June 7 for Dhul-Hijjah Moon Sighting


On June 7, the Ruet-e-Hilal Board of Trustees will gather to locate the Zul-Hijjah bow under the administration of Maulana Abdul Khabeer Azad, who fills in as its director. This planned gathering is set to be held at the Meteorological Division Karachi office. Where delegates from the Service of Strict Undertakings, Suparco. And the Meteorological Division, among others, are supposed to go to this division.

Moon Sighting Forecast:

The Meteorological Department has forecasted that the Zul-Hijj may be seen on June 7. According to their prediction, the moon is expected to be June 6n on June 6ening of June 6; hence, the first day, June 7, will be June 7 after sunset for about 72 minutes. The age of the moon at sight should be at least 19 hours.

Implications for Eid al-Adha:

Sighting the Zul-Hijjah crescent holds significance because it marks the beginning of the Islamic month ‘Zul Hijjah’, which further determines the date for observance, ‘Eid ul Adha’. Eid ul Adha, also known as Festi,val Sthe sacrifice, is one of the holiest events celebrated in the Islam religion. It commemorates the willingness shown by Prophet Ibrahim to sacrifice his son Ismail in obedience to Allah swt.

Community Preparation

Worldwide, Muslims eagerly wait for the announcements made by the Ruet-e-Hilal committee regarding visibility reports concerning this particular celestial body. Since such declaration serves as an indication of the commencement period set aside for performing Hajj (one of five pillars) besides other religious duties, more communities get involved in preparing themselves to mark this year’s Eid al-Adha festivities, with prayers being organized where necessary and sacrificial meat shared out among June 7ent households or persons. At the same time, charity is extended to those who are needy.


On June 7th, the world will look forward to the next Ruet-e-Hilal Committee gathering. This gathering signifies the beginning step in sighting Zul Hijjah’s new crescent and., hence. Establishing when Eid ul Adha should be commemorated. Different organizations, including the Ministry of Religious Affairs, Sparaco, and the Meteorological Department, will all participate in this event, which seeks to determine accurate religious observances through precise information provision guided by meteorological projections while also prompting community feasts linked with these two important occasions.

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