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Eid Al Adha


Amid troops on ground, tension in air, Eid festivities pass off peacefully in Kashmir

August 12, 2019 8:23 pm

Even though the usual hustle and bustle of Eid al-Adha, one of the biggest festivals in Kashmir, was missing, the turnout of people offering Eid prayers and 'namaz' was good, the Union Home Ministry said despite strict curbs on movement and communication still being in place.

Mohammad Kaif to Sania Mirza, India's sporting stars wish fans Eid Mubarak

August 12, 2019 2:01 pm

As the world celebrates Eid on Monday, Indian sports stars also wished their family, friends and fans 'happiness, peace, joy and success.'

Eid al-Adha 2019: Eight fun ways to teach kids about Bakrid

August 12, 2019 3:23 pm

Eid Al-Adha 2019: From colouring sheets to cards and games, parents can encourage kids to participate in various activities to learn about the festival while having fun.

PM Narendra Modi, Rahul Gandhi wish nation on Eid al-Adha

August 12, 2019 9:34 am

"My best wishes on the occasion of Eid al-Adha. I hope it furthers the spirit of peace and happiness in our society. Eid Mubarak!" Modi tweeted.

Happy Eid al-Adha 2019: Bakrid Wishes Images, Quotes, Status, Wallpapers, SMS, Messages, Photos, Pics, Pictures and Greetings

August 12, 2019 5:03 pm

Happy Eid al-Adha (Bakrid Mubarak) 2019 Wishes Images, Status, Quotes, Wallpapers, SMS, Messages, Photos: This year, the auspicious day of Eidul Adha Mubarak would commence in India on August 11, and continue until the evening of August 12.

J-K: CRPF issues new helpline number, administration pitches in for a smooth Eid

August 11, 2019 8:05 pm

J&K civil administration is working round the clock to ensure smooth festivities of Eid in the valley. As many as 300 special telephone booths are being established to help the public to communicate with their kin and relatives. 

Why do Muslims sacrifice animals on Eid-al-Adha or Baqreid

August 12, 2019 8:28 am

Eid-al-Adha is not about shedding blood to please God. It’s about giving up something you hold dear in devotion to God. It’s also mandatory to share the meat of the sacrificed animal on Eidul Adha Mubarak.

Eid al-Adha 2019: History, Importance & Significance of Bakrid and why we celebrate

August 12, 2019 8:09 am

Eid al-Adha (Bakrid) 2019 Date in India: While Eid al-Adha falls on the 10th day of Dhu al-Hijjah as per the Islamic lunar calendar, according to the Gregorian calendar, the date varies every year and shifts 11 days from the previous date.

Eid al-Adha: Enjoy the special occasion with these delicious recipes

August 12, 2019 10:37 am

From Pathar Kebab to Teh Biryani: Which recipe would you like to try on this festive occasion of Eidul Adha Mubarak?

Tripura: Eid al-Adha observed peacefully amid 'Gau Mata Suraksha' call of VHP

August 22, 2018 8:34 pm

Viswa Hindu Parishad (VHP) state secretary Amal Chakraborty said the organization had submitted deputations to officials in all eight districts of Tripura to prevent "indiscriminate" and "public" cow slaughter on Eid.


Eid al-Adha 2019: Spectacular photos of people celebrating Bakrid in India

August 13, 2019 7:32 am

Muslims around the world commemorate the end of hajj with Eid celebrations, including distributing meat to the poor. This year, Eid ul-Adha began in India on August 11 and continued until the evening of August 12.

Eid al-Adha 2019: Here's how Muslims around the world are celebrating the festival

August 13, 2019 7:33 am

Eid al-Adha, also called the festival of sacrifice, is being celebrated on Monday. Also known as Bakrid, the festival commemorates the readiness of Ibrahim (Abraham) to sacrifice his son in order to prove his obedience to Allah.

Eid Mubarak! Beautiful photos of people celebrating Eid al-Adha around the world

August 23, 2018 6:53 am

Eid al-Adha 2018: Muslims offer Eid al-Adha prayers at Jama Masjid in New Delhi on the eve of Eid al-Adha. Muslims around the world celebrate Eid al-Adha, or the Feast of the Sacrifice, by sacrificing animals to commemorate prophet Ibrahim's faith on willing to sacrifice his son.

Eid-al-Adha 2017: Spectacular pictures of people celebrating Bakrid in India

September 03, 2017 3:21 am

Eid al-Adha, one of the two most celebrated festivals by Muslims all around the world falls on September 1-2 this year. Here's how people are celebrating Bakrid across different cities in India.

Top Frames: Muslims celebrate Eid al-Adha, Modi's US tour, Pope Francis visits US

September 27, 2015 12:59 pm

Eid al-Adha marks the end of the annual Hajj pilgrimage to the Mecca. The trip to Silicon Valley forms part of Narendra Modi’s visit to the US’ west coast – the first by an Indian prime minister in more than three decades. Pope Francis arrived Tuesday on the first visit of his life to the United States, bringing his humble manner and his “church of the poor” to a rich and powerful nation polarized over economic inequality, immigration and equal justice.

Muslims celebrate Eid across the world

October 06, 2014 5:35 pm

Eid-ul-Azha commemorates the willingness of Prophet Ibrahim to sacrifice his son as an act of obedience to Allah.