Supreme Court: Sunday is 1st Day of Dhu Al-Hijjah

Friday 1442/11/29 - 2021/07/09
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Riyadh, July 9, 2021 -- The Crescent Moon Sighting Department of the Supreme Court announced here tonight that Sunday is the first day of the month of Dhu al-Hijjah, according to the calendar of Umm al-Qura - corresponding to July 11, 2021 AD as the crescent of the month of Dhu Al-Hijjah was not sighted on Friday evening,therefore, Tomorrow, Saturday will complete the month 30 days to be 30/11/1442 AH according to the Umm al-Qura calendar - corresponding to 10/7/2021 AD.
It decided that standing at Arafat shall be on Monday, the 9th the month of Dhu al-Hijjah for this Year 1442 AH, corresponding to July 19/2021 AD, and the blessed Eid al-Adha shall be on the following day, on Tuesday.
--SPA
22:11 LOCAL TIME 19:11 GMT
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