Hanafi references on moonsighting (courtesy of SunniPort.com)

This is a brief list of Ĥanafī references in which a wide range of topics is covered and various opinions discussed on the issue of sighting the new moon:

1. Durr al-Mukhtār
2. Its explanation Radd al-Muĥtār
3. Marāqi’l Falāĥ and its explanation Imdād al-Fattāĥ
4. Baĥr ar-Rāyiq and its explanation
5. Badāyiý aş-Şanāyiý
6. Fat’ĥ al-Qadīr

Six dedicated monographs on the subject are:
1. Tanbīh al-Ghāfili wa’l Wasnān álā Aĥkāmi Hilāli Ramađān
2. Azka’l Ihlāl bi Ibţāli mā Aĥdatha’n Nāsu fī Amri’l Hilāl
3. Ţuruq Ithbāt al-Hilāl
4. Al-Budūr al-Ajillah fī Umūri’l Ahillah
5. Marginalia on the above: Nūru’l Adillah li’l Budūri’l Ajillah
6. Supercommentary on the above: Raf’úl Íllah án Nūri’l Adillah

The first one is by Imām Ibn Áābidīn Shāmī (vol.1 of Rasāyil Ibn Áābidīn) and the rest by Imām Ahmed Riđā Khān Barelwi (all of them in vol.10 of Fatāwā Riđawiyyah)

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