Shawwal moon not sighted, Saudi Arabia to celebrate eid-el-fitr May 2

Shawwal moon, Saudi Arabia
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Saudi Arabia has declared Monday May 2 as Eid-el fitr as the Shawwal moon was not sighted.

The crescent of the month of Shawwal could not be sighted from the Tamir observatory or from the observatory of Majmaah University in Hautat Sudair on Saturday.

According to the Saudi Gazette this means that Sunday (May 1) will be the last day of the holy month of Ramadan and Monday (May 2) will be the first day of Eid Al-Fitr,

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