Eid-ul-Azha prayers performed with social distance at Masjid-al-Haram and Masjid-e-Nabvi
Eid-ul-Azha prayers were offered at Masjid-al-Haram and Masjid-e-Nabvi. The pilgrims will perform Ibrahimi Sunnah of sacrificing animals.
Al-Riyadh: Eid-ul-Azha prayers were offered in Masjid-al-Haram in the citiy of Holy Makkah and Masjid-e-Nabwi in Medina Munawra of Saudi Arabia.
The Haji (pilgrims) will perform Sunnah (tradition) of (prophet) Ibrahim and sacrifice the animals. Ihram will be opened after the sacrifice.
The Eid-ul-Azha prayers held in Masjid-al-Haram and Masjid-e-Nabwi and prayers were performed with social distancing due to the Coronavirus epidemic.
Confirming the payment of Eid-ul-Azha in some mosques by Saudi authorities, they warned that caution should be taken in view of the Covid-19 crisis. Officials said that it would not be allowed to offer Eid-ul-Azha prayers in the open air this year.