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  • ‘Hope it furthers spirit of peace’: PM, President, other leaders greet nation on Eid

    ‘Hope it furthers spirit of peace’: PM, President, other leaders greet nation on Eid

    Bakr Eid is celebrated in the remembrance of the sacrifice made by Prophet Ibrahim, who willingly accepted to sacrifice his son, Ishmael on the command of God.

    August 12, 2019
  • Bangladesh celebrates Eid-al-Adha

    Bangladesh celebrates Eid-al-Adha

    People across Bangladesh on Saturday offered special prayers to mark the Muslim festival of Eid-al-Adha, also known as the festival of animal sacrifice. The main congregation in Dhaka was held on Saturday morning at the national Eidgah where President Abdul Hamid and ministers said their prayers amid tight security, reports Xinhua news agency. Security was …

    September 2, 2017
  • Time for sacrifice

    Time for sacrifice

     Eid-ul-Adha or Eid-ul-Zuha or "Bakri-Eid" marks the second Islamic festival in a year and is commemorated to delve into the Islam history of Ibrahim’s willingness to sacrifice his son, Ishmael as an act of submission to Allah’s command, until he was intervened by the angel, Gabriel to stop his son from being sacrificed, and instead …

    September 7, 2016