Dhu al-Hijjah

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Noun1.Dhu al-Hijjah - the twelfth month of the Islamic calendar and the season of the hajj; has one extra day in leap years
Islamic calendar, Mohammedan calendar, Moslem calendar, Muhammadan calendar, Muslim calendar - the lunar calendar used by Muslims; dates from 622 AD (the year of the Hegira); the beginning of the Muslim year retrogresses through the solar year completing the cycle every 32 years
Islamic calendar month - any lunar month in the Muslim calendar
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A report issued by the Complex said that the number of copies distributed by the complex since the beginning of its publications on the 23rd of the month of Jumada I, 1405 AH, until the end of the month of Dhu al-Hijjah 1438 AH, amounted to 301,283,654 copies of various versions.
The following video explains the Muslim pilgrimage's pillars that start on the 8th day of Dhu al-Hijjah and end on the 13th of the same month.
THE Ministry of Awqaf and Islamic Affairs has called on Muslims to take advantage of the virtues of the first 10 days of Dhu Al-Hijjah by increasing their righteous deeds and return to God with sincere repentance due to the great virtue of these days as per the verses of the Holy Quran and the noble Prophet's (PBUH) sayings.
The kiswa was previously raised on the first day of Dhu Al-Hijjah as an announcement of the advent of the rite and an indication of the beginning of the holy days.
Mina -- Pilgrims flocked to Mina on Saturday morning, the eighth the month of Dhu Al-Hijjah 1437 AH to spend the Watering Day in pursuant of Sunnah of Prophet Muhammad (peace be upon him).
The group forecast that the Friday, Oct 28 would be the first day of the Dhu al-Hijjah month, state news agency WAM reported.
Summary: ABU DHABI -- The Islamic Crescent Observation Project (ICOP) in its forecast has said that Friday, October 28th will be the first day of Dhu al-Hijjah month, and Sunday, November 6th will be the first day of Eid al-Adha.
Eid al-Ghadir is a festival observed by Shiite Muslims on the 18th of Dhu al-Hijjah in the Islamic calendar to commemorate the appointment of Ali ibn Abi Talib (PBUH) by Prophet Mohammad (PBUH) as his immediate successor.
Summary: Rabat - Morocco will celebrate Eid Al-Adha (festival of sacrifice) on November 17 as Dhu al-Hijjah 1st, 1431 hegira corresponded to Monday, November 8th, 2010, the Islamic Affairs Ministry said on Sunday.
see the crescent of Dhu al-Hijjah, and marks Arafat standing on Thursday
There were 380 heart catheters and 21 open heart operations conducted, since the beginning of Dhu al-Qa'da until 6 Dhu al-Hijjah, in addition to 1405 blood dialysis (renal) and a number of 80 binoculars, as well as the number of 482 different surgeries, during the same period.
August 28, 2017, SPA -- Bahri Dry Bulk, a business unit of Bahri, which is a global leader in transportation and logistics, has signed on Friday, 3 Dhu Al-Hijjah 1438 H.