Shawwaal Moonsighting

A practice spanning over 6 decades. The Crescent Observers Society gathers at the chambers of the MJC in preparation for the sighting of the Shawwaal crescent. The new moon will be born on Monday 4 July whilst the Crescent Observers Society will go out to sight the moon from their various vantage points on Tuesday 5 […]

Distribution Certificates (Estates)

السلام عليكم ورحمة الله و بركاته A distribution certificate identifies the Islamic heirs of the deceased and quantifies their shares of the estate in accordance with the Islamic laws of inheritance. The MJC Fatwa Department requires the following documentation to facilitate the drawing up of an Islamic Distribution Certificate Certified copy of deceased’s Death Certificate. […]