Probable date of Eid al-Adha in Saudi. Saudi astronomer and researcher said. Khaled al-Zakak, according to astronomical calculations, sees the Arabic lunar month as the 30th day of the month of Zilqad.
As such, on the 9th of the month of Jilhaj, the Holy Arafa Day is celebrated on 19 July of the English calendar and Eid-ul-Azha on 20 July, according to a statement on the Saudi Al-Arabiya channel.
The first and last days of the month are called crescent episodes, and the moon moves westward from the sun every day after the month of Zilqad, as the rising of the moon after sunset to the end of the month and the beginning of the new month, he said in the statement. Proof.
According to the results of the study, July 11 (Sunday) will be the first day of the month of Jilhaj, July 19 (Monday) will be the day of Arafat, and Eid al-Adha will be July 20 (Tuesday).
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