Tag: Eid-al-Adha

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  • 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