Millions of Muslims in Saudi Arabia, Iraq, the UAE and other Gulf countries to celebrate Eid-ul-Azha religious fervor and enthusiasm today (Saturday).
Thousands of Muslims offered Eid prayers Masjid al–Haram and Masjid-e-Nabvi morning.
Eid-ul-Azha is celebrated in Palestine, the Philippines, France, Canada, European countries, the USA and Austria as well.
Eid-ul-Azha Celebrated In Saudi Arabia, Iraq, UAE And Other Gulf Countries Today.
The three-day festival, also known as the Feast of Sacrifice begins every year on the 10th Islamic month Zilhajj, a day after the day of Arafah, when millions of Muslims Hajj in Mecca, Saudi Arabia.
Hajj is one of the five pillars of Islam and obligatory for each Muslim (who can afford) to perform the pilgrimage at least once in your life.
Hajj pilgrimage coupled with holidays of Eid-ul-Adha to commemorate the prophet Ibrahim acts when he expressed his willingness to sacrifice his son Hazrat Ismail (RA) is obedience to God.
Eid-ul-Adha, Muslims sacrifice halal four-legged animal (depending on affordability), such as sheep, goat, cow or camel, and divide the meat into three equal parts. Able to keep the first part for themselves, but the second should be shared relatives, neighbors and friends, and the third to be shared with the poor communities.
The qurbani or sacrifice must be done after Eid prayers. Special measures in all mosques and Islamic centers Eid prayers.