Please read sincerely, with an open heart, the following rulings and forward onto as many people as possible before Ramadhan:
All believers are requested to take seriously the moon-sighting issue and the matter of fasting on the correct days.
Some of the Ulama and Fuqaha who have issued fatwas legalizing following a non-existent moon, dealing in Riba (interest/usury), eating carrion meat, drinking alcoholic beverages, photography, bid’ah practices, music, etc. are sincere and have genuinely erred in their ijtihad or ruling.
Others are amongst the Ulama-e-Soo’ (evil Ulama who lead countless people into Jahannum) who take advantage of the errors of the Ulama-e-Haqq for their devious motives.
Allah (azza wa jal) will judge accordingly on Yaumul Qiyamah.
However, the layman who follows such errors without making the necessary effort to determine the truth, has NO GUARANTEE that he or she will be exempt from the Qur’anic warning:
“They (Bani Israaeel) took their Ulama and their Mashaaikh as gods besides Allah….”