Posted by : Aahil Shaik Wednesday, June 17, 2020
Eid Al Adha expected to begin this Day in Saudi Arabia, reveals Astronomers
Eid Al Adha first day is expected to be on Friday, 31st July according to astronomical calculations as per the Member of Arab Union for Astronomy and Space Sciences. Recommend : Official Holidays and Leaves in Saudi Arabia
The astronomical calculations revealed that, The crescent of Dhu Al Hijjah month will be born on Monday night and will be clearly visible after the sunset of Tuesday, Which means Wednesday (July 22) will mark the first day of Dhu Al Hijjah.
The 1st day of Eid Al Adha always falls on the 10th day of Dhu Al Hijjah month, This year it is predicted that, it will fall on 31st July (Friday). which is one day after the Arafat Day. Similar : The blessed day of Arafat
- Arafat Day is a day where all Hajj pilgrims will gather on the mount Arafat. Saudi Arabia still not revealed that whether this year Hajj pilgrimage will be canceled or not because of the spread of Corona virus in the Kingdom.
- Starting from March this year, Umrah pilgrimage was suspended in order to reduce the spread of Corona virus in the Kingdom, In April, Saudi authorities asked the world to hold the preparations of their Hajj plans after the corona virus outbreak in the country. Related : Saudi Arabia may cancel Hajj this year, If canceled it will be first time since the Kingdom establishment
- Saudi government have yet to reveal whether this year's Hajj will proceed or not, which is supposed to be on the last 10 days of July month this year.