Eidul Azha being celebrated in Saudi Arabia, USA, Gulf states, Europe today
MAKKAH : The Muslims in several parts of the world celebrating Eid ul Azha today, whereas in Pakistan Eidul Azha will be celebrated tomorrow.
The eid is being marked in Saudi Arabia, Gulf states, Europe, United States, Canada and several other parts of the world today.
The eid begins with congregations of eid prayers and offering sacrifice of animals to commemorate the Sunna of Hazrat Ibrahim (A.S).
In Saudi Arabia major Eid congregations were held in the holy mosques Masjid-ul-Haram and Masjid-e-Nabvi.
Millions of Muslims attended the Eid prayers, where prayers were offered for the unity among the Muslim Ummah and peace across the world.
Eidul Azha will be celebrated in Pakistan and other Asian counties on Tuesday.
The pilgrims will come back to Mina early Monday to complete their Hajj rituals, including sacrifice of animals, shaving their hair, getting out of the state of Ihram and going to Makkah for Tawaf Al-Ifadah, which is an important pillar of Hajj.
Source : Online