Saudi Arabia declares Eid Al Adha 2023

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Monday, June 19 is the first day of Dhu Al Hijjah, marking the start of Hajj

Dubai: The Supreme Court of Saudi Arabia on Sunday announced that Monday, June 19, will mark the first day of Dhu Al Hijjah, after sighting the new crescent in the Kingdom.

”Arafat Day falls on Tuesday, June 27, while Wednesday, June 28, will be the first day of Eid Al Adha,” according to a Saudi Supreme Court statement carried by the Saudi Press Agency (SPA).