Eid-ul-Adha


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Eid-ul-Adha

an annual Muslim festival marking the end of the pilgrimage to Mecca. Animals are sacrificed and their meat shared among the poor
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Hyderabad (Telangana) [India], September 1 ( ANI ): Keeping alive the spirit of Ganga-Jamuni tehzeeb, Hyderabad is set to celebrate Ganesh Chaturthi and Eid-ul-Adha festivals tomorrow, together and in a grand way.
Moreover, with future Eid-ul-Adha celebrations expected to take place in Summer Months when the CCHF vector is most active,1 the threat of a future epidemic looms.
Tania Aidrus, Country Manager, South Asia Frontier Google said while commenting on the event, Pakistan`s cell phone industry is on boom as the cyber surfers and online procurers are growing at rapid pace with the opening up of various cheap internet broadband packages, therefore it is the apt time to hold this virtual shopping event just before Eid-ul-Adha vacations.
A resident of Tagab district, Khalil told Pajhwok Afghan News the people could not go to markets for shopping for Eid-ul-Adha due to insecurity.
Attia told Arab News that he is extremely happy by not only celebrating the Algerian national day but also are celebrating Eid-ul-Adha and the new Hijra year as well together with the Algerian community living in Saudi Arabia and Saudi brothers.
21 -- (BNA) The UN-Arab League Special Envoy in the Syrian crisis, Lakhdar Brahimi, urged both sides in the Syrian conflict to stop fighting during Eid-ul-Adha, leaving to them the freedom to unilaterally begin implementation of a ceasefire.
The revitalizing mood of celebration on the day was even more than the combined merriment of Eid-ul-Fitra and Eid-ul-Adha together.
Eid-ul-Adha is a festival which comes about 10 weeks after Eid-l-Fitr and marks the completion of Hajj - the holy pilgrimage to Mecca.
Now too, those thinking of bringing the nation into their knees through sanctioning are doing something in vain," Ayatollah Khamenei said in an address to large groups of Isfahan people on the occasion of Eid-ul-Adha (Feast of Sacrifice) on Wednesday.
Eid-ul-Adha to Muslims worldwide and wish safe travels to those performing
On the blessed occasion of Eid-ul-Adha, the Secretary General of the Organization of the Islamic Conference addressed the following statement to the Islamic Ummah: "On the advent of the blessed Eid-ul-Adha 1431 H, I am pleased to extend to the Islamic Ummah all over the world my sincere congratulations on this great religious occasion.
The Speaker hosted a ceremony recognizing the Muslim Festival of Eid-ul-Adha in the rotunda of the Legislature Building on December 2, 2009.