Sheikh Abdul Aziz al-Sheikh, the Saudi grand mufti

Sheikh Abdul Aziz al-Sheikh, the Saudi grand mufti

Sheikh Abdul Aziz al-Sheikh, the Saudi grand mufti, prays at the Imam Turki bin Abdullah mosque during Eid al-Fitr morning prayers in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia, Thursday, Sept. 9, 2010. Muslims pray celebrating Eid al-Fitr, marking the end of the holy lunar month of Ramadan following a month fasting between daybreak and sunset. (AP Photo/Hassan Ammar)
Eid al-Adha near Tabuk

Eid al-Adha near Tabuk

People pray in Ashwaq village on the occasion of Eid al-Adha near the city of Tabuk, 1,500 km (932 miles) away from Riyadh, Saudi Arabia, on November 6, 2011. (Reuters/Mohamed Alhwaity)
Mideast Saudi Arabia Eid Al Fitr

Mideast Saudi Arabia Eid Al Fitr

Saudi princes pray at the Imam Turki bin Abdullah mosque during Eid al-Fitr morning prayers in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia, Thursday, Sept. 9, 2010. Muslims pray celebrating Eid al-Fitr, marking the end of the holy lunar month of Ramadan following a month fasting between daybreak and sunset. (AP Photo/Hassan Ammar)
Eid al-Adha

Eid al-Adha

Eid al-Adha annually falls on the 10th day of the month of Dhul Hijja (ذو الحجة) of the lunar Islamic calendar . It occurs the day after the pilgrims conducting Hajj, the annual pilgrimage to Mecca in Saudi Arabia by Muslims worldwide, descend from Mount Arafat. ( Photo by Elias Pirasteh)
Eid Holidays Fireworks Display

Eid Holidays Fireworks Display

Malaz Football Stadium @ Riyadh, Kingdom of Saudi Arabia (Photo by Sherwin Nora)
Members of the Saudi honor guard prepare to offer Eid al-Fitr morning prayers

Members of the Saudi honor guard prepare to offer Eid al-Fitr morning prayers

Outside the Imam Turki bin Abdullah mosque in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia, (AP Photo/Hassan Ammar)
Little Saudi girls during Eid morning prayers

Little Saudi girls during Eid morning prayers

(AP Photo/Hassan Ammar)
Saudi women shop at a local mall

Saudi women shop at a local mall

In preparation for Eid al-Fitr (AFP/Getty Images)