Saudi Arabia's Grand Mufti: Taraweeh and Eid Prayers to Be Performed at Homes If Coronavirus Pandemic Continues

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Riyadh, April 17, 2020, SPA -- The Grand Mufti of the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia and President of Council of Senior Scholars and General Presidency of Scholarly Research and Ifta, Sheikh Abdulaziz bin Abdullah bin Mohammed Al Al-Sheikh, explained that if it is impossible to perform Taraweeh and Eid prayers in the mosques because of the precautionary measures taken by the competent authorities to combat the spread of the novel Coronavirus pandemic, then people pray at their homes.
This came in his answers to a number of questions and inquiries raised by the Ministry of Islamic Affairs, Call and Guidance on the blessed month of Ramadan in light of the continuing pandemic.
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