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Coronavirus lockdowns stifle Eid celebrations as infections rise

RIYADH:┬áMuslims around the world began marking a sombre Eid al-Fitr on Sunday (May 24), many under coronavirus lockdown, but lax restrictions offered respite to worshippers in some countries despite fears of skyrocketing infections.The three-day festival, which marks the end of the holy month of Ramadan, is traditionally celebrated with mosque…
bubmag
May 24, 2020
Mecca

Coronavirus lockdowns stifle Eid celebrations as infections rise

RIYADH:┬áMuslims around the world began marking a sombre Eid al-Fitr on Sunday (May 24), many under coronavirus lockdown, but lax restrictions offered respite to worshippers in some countries despite fears of skyrocketing infections.The three-day festival, which marks the end of the holy month of Ramadan, is traditionally celebrated with mosque…
bubmag
May 24, 2020
Mecca

Coronavirus Lockdowns Stifle Eid Celebrations Globally As Infections Rise

Eid 2020: Mecca's Grand Mosque has been almost devoid of worshippers since MarchRiyadh: Muslims around the world began marking a sombre Eid al-Fitr Sunday, many under coronavirus lockdown, but lax restrictions offered respite to worshippers in some countries despite fears of skyrocketing infections.The three-day festival, which marks the end of…
bubmag
May 24, 2020
Mecca

Virus lockdowns stifle Eid celebrations as infections rise

RIYADH Muslims around the world began marking a sombre Eid al-Fitr on May 24, many under coronavirus lockdown, but lax restrictions offer respite to worshippers in some countries despite fears of skyrocketing infections. The festival, one of the most important in the Muslim calendar marking the end of the holy…
bubmag
May 24, 2020
Mecca

Virus lockdowns stifle Eid celebrations as infections rise

Indonesian Muslims attend an Eid al-Fitr prayer in Bekasi on the outskirts of Jakarta on Sunday. (AP pic)RIYADH:┬áMuslims around the world began marking a sombre Eid al-Fitr Sunday, many under coronavirus lockdown, but lax restrictions offer respite to worshippers in some countries despite fears of skyrocketing infections. The festival, one…
bubmag
May 24, 2020
Mecca

Virus lockdowns stifle Eid celebrations as infections rise

Riyadh: Muslims around the world began marking a sombre Eid al-Fitr Sunday, many under coronavirus lockdown, but lax restrictions offer respite to worshippers in some countries despite fears of skyrocketing infections. The festival, one of the most important in the Muslim calendar marking the end of the holy month of…
bubmag
May 24, 2020
Mecca

Virus lockdowns stifle Eid celebrations as infections rise

Saudis shop at the Panorama Mall in Riyadh as Muslims prepare to celebrate Eid al-Fitr. RIYADH: Muslims around the world began marking a sombre Eid al-Fitr Sunday, many under coronavirus lockdown, but lax restrictions offer respite to worshippers in some countries despite fears of skyrocketing infections.The festival, one of the…
bubmag
May 24, 2020
Mecca

Virus lockdowns stifle Eid celebrations as infections rise

Muslims around the world began marking a sombre Eid al-Fitr Sunday, many under coronavirus lockdown, but lax restrictions offered respite to worshippers in some countries despite fears of skyrocketing infections.The three-day festival, which marks the end of the holy month of Ramadan, is traditionally celebrated with mosque prayers, family feasts…
bubmag
May 24, 2020
Mecca

Turkey to allow mosques to reopen for socially distanced prayers

Turkey will partially allow congregational prayer gatherings in mosques to resume from 29 May as long as social distancing rules are followed. The Turkish interior ministry announced the new rules surrounding mosques on Friday, as the country begins to ease lockdown restrictions after two months. Two out of five daily…
bubmag
May 23, 2020