Dhu al-Hijjah crescent observed in Saudi Arabia: Reports

File photo shows a crescent moon. (AFP)

Dhu al-Hijjah's crescent was reportedly seen in Saudi Arabia’s Tumair observatory, marking the beginning of the month in which the Islamic Hajj takes place.

Saudi Arabia announces Sunday, August 11, as the first day of Eid al-Adha festival, which marks the end of the Islamic ritual of Hajj.

Last Update: Wednesday, 20 May 2020 KSA 09:54 - GMT 06:54