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20 August 2017 12:00 am

Eid Al Adha 2017 will most likely fall on Friday, September 1

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Eid Mubarak folks! According to Qatar Calendar House, as reported in theGulf Times, it's looking as though the first day of the Hijri month of Dhul-Hijja 1438H will fall on Wednesday, August 23, 2017. 

It's likely the new moon will appear before sunset over the two Holy Mosques in Makkah and Medina, marking the beginning of Dhul-Hijja, with the Arafat Day falling on Thursday, August 31, 2017. 

Be sure to stay tuned to ILQ all throughout next week as we'll be bringing you up-to-the-minute news on all Eid Al Adha celebrations and events happening throughout Qatar for the holidays!

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