Hajj on Aug 31

Dhaka,  Sun,  24 September 2017
Published : 23 Aug 2017, 20:02:47

Hajj on Aug 31

The main ritual of the Hajj to Makkah will begin on August 31 as the month of Zilhajj in Islamic calendar started in Saudi Arabia on Wednesday.

The Saudi authorities said in a statement that Eid-ul-Azha would be celebrated on September 1, 10th of Zilhajj, reports bdnews24.com.

According to Saudi authorities, 2.5 million Muslims from across the world are performing Hajj this year.

The pilgrims include around 120,000 from Bangladesh.

The Hajj will end on Sept 2.
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