The Moon Sighting Committee Will Meet After Maghrib Prayers This Evening
It’s the announcement everyone’s waiting for, and we can expect the Eid holiday announcement to come after Maghrib prayers this evening.
The UAE crescent-sighting committee will meet in Abu Dhabi this evening at the Judiciary Department and the announcement will follow.
Maghrib prayers take place after sunset.
Saudi Arabia has just announced the holiday will be begin in Saudi tomorrow. We are waiting on official confirmation from the UAE government.
UAE rulers are offering Eid Al Fitr prayers around the country this evening
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HH Sheikh Mohammed Bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Crown Prince of Abu Dhabi and Deputy Supreme Commander of the UAE Armed Forces, will perform Eid Al Fitr prayer, at the Shaikh Zayed Grand Mosque in Abu Dhabi.
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