Eid-ul-Azha was celebrated with traditional gaiety and fervour across the country as Muslims thronged mosques for prayers and exchanged greetings on the holy day.
Hordes of people visited mosques and idgahs in the national capital to offer prayers on Eid this morning kickstarting festivities on the auspicious occasion.
Many players took to their social accounts to wish their fans and shared how the sports personalities celebrated the fest.
Shaniera Akram, wife of Former Pakistan great Wasim, tweeted by saying that, “Love & blessings to all across the world on EidulAdha. Wishing all a safe & joyful day with family & friends. Eid Mubarak from The Akrams.”
Meanwhile, West Indies power hitter, Chris Gayle wished his fans on the occasion of Eidul Adha and said that, “Eid Mubarak to all my muslim friends and fans. Have a blessed day! #OneLove y’all invited to CG6Party on Friday.”
Also, Irfan Pathan shared a photo of him in Blue traditional attire, wishing his fans on the auspcious day of Eidul Adha on his Instagram handle.
” Eid Mubarak everyone, let’s stay together spread love #Eid #love @tubazafir thank u for the wonderful outfit.” said the Indian allrounder.
May your life be filled with good joy, cheer & happiness. #EidMubarak!
— sachin tendulkar (@sachin_rt) 13 September 2016
Love & blessings to all across the world on #EidulAdha. Wishing all a safe & joyful day with family & friends. Eid Mubarak from The Akrams😊
— Shaniera Akram (@iamShaniera) 13 September 2016
Special Eid Mubarak for the valiant Kashmiris fighting for their right to self determination.
— Imran Khan (@ImranKhanPTI) 13 September 2016
Eid Mubarak everyone!
— Alan Wilkins (@alanwilkins22) 13 September 2016
Eid Mubarak everyone. Be happy and stay blessed!
— Anil Kumble (@anilkumble1074) 13 September 2016
Eid mubarak to all my muslim friends around the world…!!
— subramani badrinath (@s_badrinath) 13 September 2016
— Mesut Özil (@MesutOzil1088) 12 September 2016
— Chris Gayle (@henrygayle) 13 September 2016
— Barinder Sran (@sranbarinder) 13 September 2016
Eid mubarak everyone 😊
— Mandeep Singh (@mandeeps12) 13 September 2016
Wishing all my Muslim brothers and sisters Eid Mubarak
— Vijay Mallya (@TheVijayMallya) 13 September 2016
In the long list, India’s current head coach, Anil Kumble also wished his fellow muslim fans and in his tweet the former Indian cricketer said that, ” Eid Mubarak everyone. Be happy and stay blessed!”