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.
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.
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 (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.
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.
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.
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 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 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.