It is the tenth of Dhul Hajjah and today marks Eid al-Adha, or the Feast of Sacrifice. Muslims around the world exchange gifts and visits and perform the special prayer of Eid.
Thousands of pilgrims from Iraq and abroad are performing the special pilgrimage and rituals for Arafah Day in the holy city of Karbala.
Churches in Indonesian city of Malang cooperate with Muslims wanting to join the Eid al-Adha prayer.
About 2.5 million pilgrims have come to the holy sites for the annual hajj pilgrimage, the Saudi Statistical Organization announced on Saturday.
The head of the security committee in Diyala province, Talib al-Moussawi, on Sunday, foiled a terrorist plot to target the Khanaqin district in Eid.
Shia Rights Watch called on the Afghan Hajj and Umrah Organization to look into the situation of its Shia pilgrims, noting that there is a clear denial of services to be provided during the Hajj.
With the approach of the Eid Al-Adha, Imam Shirazi World Foundation sent message to the Arab and Muslim world leaders. Parts of this message comes as follows:
The Malaysian State Council of Sabah has ratified a resolution to raise the level of sanctions for anyone who misrepresents the teachings of Islam in the state.
Bahraini authorities have transferred a group of prisoners who were subjected to torture to Salmaniya Medical Complex.
Hajj pilgrims have begun arriving on Mount Arafa to stand and perform the greatest pillar of the rituals of Hajj.
The ceremony of changing the Kaaba’s Kiswa began after the dawn prayer on Saturday, as usual by the General Presidency of the Holy Mosque and the Prophet's Mosque on the day of Arafah each year.
The General Secretariat of the Shia Shrines in Iraq, announced the completion of the new grille of al-Qasim bin Imam al-Kadhim, peace be upon him, in the province of Babylon.
Shias around the world are commemorating the martyrdom anniversary of Imam Muhammad al-Baqir, peace be upon him.
Two interactive apps have been launched to help the Hajj pilgrims, with a range of services on smart devices including help in finding emergency service centers, holy