Dubai: Sunday, August 11 would be the first day of Eid Al Adha, Saudi Arabia’s Supreme Courtroom has introduced.
The Dhu Al Hijja moon was sighted Thursday. Accordingly, August 11 is the primary day of Eid Al Adha.
Arafat day, the climax of the annual Hajj pilgrimage, which at all times falls on the ninth day of Dhu Al Hijja, will fall on Saturday, August 10.
UAE has not formally declared Eid Al Adha but.
Oman introduced that Monday, August 12, would be the first day of Eid Al Adha. Friday, August 2, is the 30th day of the Islamic month of Dhu Al Qa’da.
On the Day of Arafat, a whole bunch of 1000’s of pilgrims will throng Makkah on the second day of the pilgrimage to ascend Mount Arafat, marking the height level of the five-day Hajj ritual.
On this huge Hajj day, pilgrims converged from daybreak on the Mount Arafat plain and the hill generally known as Jabal Al Rahma, or Mount of Mercy, devoted to prayers and reflection,
The primary day of Eid Al Adha at all times falls on the 10th day of Dhu Al Hijja, someday after the Arafat Day, in response to the Islamic lunar calendar.
Earlier, the Federal Authority for Authorities Human Assets (FAHR) introduced a four-day vacation for each the private and non-private sector within the UAE, from ninth to 12th of Dhu Al Hijja.