Eid-ul-Adha is the Muslim festival that marks the end of the pilgrimage to Makkah known as Hajj. Eid-ul-Adha is also known as the “Festival of Sacrifice” and it commemorates Abraham’s faith and devotion to God.
Eid-ul-Adha is an Islamic holiday that is celebrated around the world with prayer, sacrifice, and food.
In the United States: Many Muslims are celebrating Eid-ul-Adha in United state by going to morning prayers at a mosque without eating breakfast. After the morning prayers they went to animal slaughtering shop for sacrificing an animal according to the Islamic instructions and share this meat with friends, family and poor they also celebrate feast with their family and friends, and they enjoy being together and sharing.
In Egypt: Eid-ul-Adha is celebrated by morning prayers and feasting, but it is referred to as “Eid el-Kibr.” Morning prayers at a mosque and a sermon are the tradition of Muslims during this holiday, and after their prayers they meet with their friends and family for a celebratory feast. During this Muslim holiday the wealthy and charity organizations give beef and other foods to the poor in honor of the sacrifice associated with this holiday.
In Pakistan: Eid-ul-Adha is celebrated as a 4 day event in Pakistan; during this holiday stores are closed, and Muslims attend morning prayers and a sermon. After this Muslims will attend a great feast, and those who can afford it will sacrifice an animal to honor god, and they will share the meat with their friends, family, and the poor.
In Morocco: Eid-ul-Adha is celebrated as a 3 day festival, and it is celebrated similarly to other locations. The morning starts with prayers and a sermon at the local mosque and then they goes for sacrifice of a cow, lamb…etc in the honor of God. The meat from the sacrifice is distributed among the poor people of the area, and the celebration of feast among friends and family.
Eid-ul-Adha in Bangladesh: it is mandatory that an animal is sacrificed, and the animal’s age and health is important. An unhealthy animal is considered an imperfect sacrifice. The sacrifices start during morning prayers, and they continue for three days during Eid-ul-Adha in Bangladesh. Feasts and prayers are similar in Bangladesh as they are in many other countries, except the sacrifice is extremely important. Eid-ul-Adha is a special time for Muslims around the world; it is a time where they honor God by showing their faith and devotion through sacrifice, feast, and prayer. Kfoods offers so many Bangladeshi recipes for this day, This Muslim holiday is celebrated around the world, and some traditions are slightly different, but the devotion and honor of God remains the same during Eid-ul-Adha around the world.