Eid Al-Adha or Bakra Eid is being celebrated by Muslims across the world and in India too, starting from early morning as they visited mosques and other areas marked out for the congregation to offer special Eid Namaz.
Bakra Eid ( Eid-al-Adha ) is being celebrated by all muslim brothers & sisters in Agra as well as across the country joy fully. Early all children and elders dress up in new and white, going to Taj Mahal Mosque and other Mosque in Agra. Namaz is performed any time after the sun completely rise up. This is very beautifull day for tourist to watch them performing Namaz and they are taking picture from plateform of Taj Mahal. After Namaz Muslim & all their friends greeting each other and huging. Taj Mahal complex and garden is full of people and Tourist greeting each other.
How is Qurbani meat distributed ?
After Namaz, Namazi come back home and an animal is sacrificed and divided into three parts: one third of the share is given to the poor and needy; another third is given to relatives, friends and neighbors; and the remaining third is retained by the family.
What is Eid ul Adha ?
Eid ul Adha (the Festival of Sacrifice) is the three-day festival that marks the Hajj pilgrimage and Qurbani, to commemorate the sacrifice the Prophet Ibrahim (alaihis salaam) was willing to perform of his son Ismail (alaihis salaam) for Allah, who spared his son by sending down a ram to take his place.
Eid ul Adha, a time for Muslims to thank Allah for the blessings they have received, and to celebrate with their families, friends and relatives. It is also a time to remember the less fortunate and well-off through the act of Qurbani, donations and gifts, so they can also celebrate the occasion.