When is Eid-ul-Azha, will be known on Friday


The date of the holy Eid-ul-Azha will be known tomorrow Friday evening.

A meeting of the National Moon Sighting Committee will be held on Friday (June 7) at 7:30 PM at Baitul Mukarram Hall of the Islamic Foundation. In the meeting, the moon sighting of the month of Zilhaj and the date of the holy Eid-ul-Azha will be decided. Minister of Religion will preside over the meeting. Faridul Haque Khan.

This information was informed in a press release of the Islamic Foundation on Thursday (June 6).

If the moon of the month of Zilhaj is seen anywhere in the sky of Bangladesh, please call 02-223381725, 02-41050912, 02-41050916 and 02-41050917 and fax 02-223383397 and 02-9555951 or inform the District Administrator (DC) or Upazila Executive Officer of the concerned district. Islamic Foundation said.

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  • When is Eid-ul-Azha, which was announced by the Directorate of Meteorology

If the moon is sighted on Friday, the month of Zilhaj will start counting from Saturday (June 8). In this case, Eid-ul-Azha will be celebrated in Bangladesh on June 17 (10 Zilhaj). If the moon is not sighted, the 30th day of the month of Zilkad will be completed on Saturday. In that case, counting of Zilhaj month will start from next Sunday (June 9), Eid will be celebrated in the country on June 18.

According to Islam, Muslims sacrifice their loved ones i.e. animals on the 10th day of Zilhaj to please Allah.

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