Eid al-Adha is on Monday, September 12, 2016

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September 3, 2016 (Saturday) is the 1st day of Dhul Hijjah 1437. The day of Arafah – the main day of Hajj - is on Sunday, September 11, 2016 and the Eidul Adha 1436 is on September 12, 2016 (Monday).

Following its adopted current criteria for Eidul Adha, the Fiqh Council of North America follows the Hajj authorities' announcement of the day of ‘Arafah. Eidul Adha is on the day following the day of Arafah.


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