Is tomorrow EID in Saudi Arabia 2020: Saudi Arabia Eid ul-Fitr 2020 Date and time of moon sighting

Is tomorrow EID in Saudi Arabia 2020: Saudi Arabia 's higher judiciary council today reported that no moon has been sighted. Thirty days of fasting will be observed therefore this month. Eid-Ul-Fitr 2020 is set to take place on May 24. Eid-ul-Fitr and Shawwal's first day could be announced tomorrow, that is to say. May 23, 2020, the crescent is observed during the Moon-sighting commission. The group worked remotely by video conferencing because of the novel corona

Updated: May 23, 2020 11:10 IST


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is tomorrow eid in Saudi Arabia 2020?

In the long shadow of the coronavirus, Muslims around the world must mark one of their largest holidays, with millions restricted to their homes and many overwhelmed by economic problems during what is typically a joyful period of shopping and celebration.

The three-day Eid al-Fitr signals the culmination of the Ramzan fasting month for the 1.8 billion Muslims worldwide. People typically rejoice by flying, meeting families, and preparing for extravagant dinners, many of which would be effectively prohibited as officials seek to avoid new outbreaks of viruses. Based on the appearance of the new moon, the holiday will begin on May 23 or 24, and the dawn-to-dusk fasting of Ramadan will be finished. Muslims have been witnessing quick in the Gulf countries since April 24, since the appearance of the Ramadan moon on April 23. Friday is the region's 29th Day of Ramadan.

The UAE government has set up a Moon-sighting Commission, according to a story in the Gulf News. The committee will conduct a virtual meeting in the evening under the chairmanship of the minister of justice of the UAE.

Meanwhile, Saudi Gazette announced that on Thursday astronomers at the Majmaah University observatory near Riyadh in Saudi Arabia stated that Shawwal's crescent moon is unlikely to be sighted on Friday, Ramadan 29.

Eid-ul-Fitr represents the end of Ramadan, the holiest month of fasting that is being observed worldwide by the Muslim faith. The Islamic calendar is calculated by cycles of the moon which last for 29 or 30 days. A new moon observation signals the start of a new month.


Is tomorrow eid in Saudi Arabia 2020 - FAQ

1. What is Eid Al Fitr 2020?

You really need to know something. The Muslim celebration signals the end of the holy month of Ramadan. Depending on the visibility of the moon, Eid festivities will commence on either Saturday evening, 23 May or Sunday 24 May

2. Is 23rd May eid in Saudi Arabia 2020?

The Higher Judicial Council of Saudi Arabia today announced that no moon was sighted. So thirty days of fasting are to be observed this month. Eid-Ul-Fitr 2020 is expected on May 24. Tomorrow will be declared the first day of Eid-ul - Fitr and Shawwal, that is, tomorrow. The crescent is seen at the Moon-sighting committee on May 23, 2020.

3. What did Haramein say on EID Saudi Arabia?

On its Twitter page, it has been tweeted that, 'The moon has NOT been sighted in Saudi Arabia. #EidAlFitr will be celebrated on Sunday 24th May 2020. In sha Allah

May Allah accept our fasting, prayers, and 'ibadah and allow us to end the blessed month of #Ramadan with devotion and 'ibadah. Aameen'