All praise is for Allah Almighty. May the peace and blessing be upon the Messenger صلى الله عليه وسلم ,his family, the faithful companions and all those who follow them.
With a view to focusing on the higher objectives of the Shari’āh and fostering unity in the local community, the Council of Imams of Ottawa-Gatineau (the Council) has resolved to align observation of Eid al-Adha following the day of ‘Arafah. Accordingly, the Council has accepted the first of Dhul Hijjah to be Monday, June 19, 2023, as announced officially for the Hajj. Therefore, In Sha’ā Allah, Eid al- Adha will be celebrated on Wednesday, June 28, 2023.