Saudi Arabia confirms sighting of Dhu al-Hijjah crescent, Eid al-Adha date set

MENA

Published: 2024-06-06 21:28

Last Updated: 2024-07-13 05:49


Saudi Arabia confirms sighting of Dhu al-Hijjah crescent, Eid al-Adha date set
Saudi Arabia confirms sighting of Dhu al-Hijjah crescent, Eid al-Adha date set

The Saudi Supreme Court announced Thursday evening the sighting of the Dhu al-Hijjah crescent at observatories.

Friday, June 7, marked the first day of Dhu al-Hijjah, and standing at Arafat was set for Saturday, June 15.

Sunday, June 16, will be the first day of Eid al-Adha.