"Here men from the planet Earth first set foot upon the Moon, July 1969 A.D. We came in peace for all mankind."
Happy Eid Al Fitr! (1435/2014)
Wishing everyone a most blessed Eid al Fitr 1435! Whichever day you are celebrating on, may your Eid be joyous and full of Grace!
Ramadan 1435 / 2014
Reliable astronomical data from HM Nautical Almanac Office and Crescentwatch.org indicates the crescent moon is likely to be visible in the Americas, Africa and parts of Australia on Saturday night, 28th June, and in all regions on Sunday night, 29th June. Hence, the first day of fasting in the Americas and Africa should be on…Read more Ramadan 1435 / 2014
What’s on the Moon?
Please check out these images for yourselves, both authentic photographs from the Apollo 15 mission. In each there is a clearly defined object captured from different angles, which looks decidedly out of place and unnatural - quite different from the surrounding landscape. What is it? Could it be a crashed spaceship? If not, then what…Read more What’s on the Moon?
Ramadan 1432 (2011)
By Paul Salahuddin Armstrong Co-Director, AOBM After indepth consultation with the Royal Observatory, the Amir of the Association of British Muslims, Sheikh Daoud Rosser-Owen, has concluded that it is not physically possible to see the new moon before Monday night. The moon orbits the Earth in a regular, measurable and readily observable pattern, thus unless…Read more Ramadan 1432 (2011)