After Eid-ul-Fitr, Muslims look forward to the big Eid (Eid-ul-Adha) and on this Eid, Muslims around the world perform animal sacrifices following the Ibrahimi tradition.
The expected dates of Eid al-Adha and Hajj moon have been announced on Egypt’s astronomical calendar.
According to the announcement, this year, Arafat Day will be on Tuesday, June 27, 2023, and Eid-ul-Adha will be on Wednesday, June 28, 2023. On the day of Arafa, Muslims gather in the field of Arafa to perform Hajj.
According to the report, this year Hajj is expected to start on June 26.
According to the astronomical calendar, the moon of Eid-ul-Adha will be born on the 29th of Shawwal, 1444, on Wednesday, June 28, at 6:38 a.m. Egypt and Cairo time.
As for Arab and Islamic capitals and cities, the new moon will be between 7 and 44 minutes after sunset on that day.
The report further states that the dates of Hajj and Eid al-Adha may be changed until the official announcement of the Saudi Moon Sighting Committee.