Bakrid, also called as Eid al Adha or Eid-ul-Zuha, is one of the most important Muslim festivals. The Eid al Adha is celebrated as the Festival of sacrifice (Qurbani) all over the world. It falls on the tenth day of Dhul-Hajj, the last month of Islamic lunar calendar.
Eid ul Zuha is celebrated in the commemoration of Ibrahim offering his son as a sacrifice at God’s (Allah) command. On this auspicious day, goats are sacrificed as an offering. From this page, viewers can download the Happy Eid al Adha Mubarak Images, Wallpapers HD for Facebook and Whatsapp.
The history of Eid al Adha/Eid ul Zuha dates back to the time of Prophet Ibrahim (peace be upon him). Ibrahim dreamt of being commanded by the God to sacrifice the person who is dearest to him in order to check his obedience. He decided to sacrifice his son Ismail, as he was 13 years old at that time.
When Ibrahim revealed to him the God’s command and his son agreed to be sacrificed for the sake of Allah. When he was about to sacrifice his son, Allah voiced stated that he need not to carry the order, as he had passed the test of devotion. He was further instructed to sacrifice the lamb instead of his only son. Later he was blessed with another boy named Isaac.
The Islamic tradition and one of the five pillars of Islam Hajj pilgrimage revolve around the story of Ibrahim and his family. Eid al Adha is a celebration of enthusiastic faith of the believers towards Allah and his words in “Quran”.
On this day, Muslims offer an animal sacrifice in the name of God. The meat of this sacrifice is divided into three portions. One portion of it is kept for family consumption, the second portion is for distributing to relatives, friends and neighbours, and the remaining third part will be given to the poor and needy.
The Eid ul Zuha celebrations starts with the Eid al Adha prayer (dua) which is performed after the sun completely rises up and before the Zuhr time. People gather at mosques or masjid’s offer prayers, and Takbir is recited after the prayers. People share Eid al Adha Mubarak wishes to one and each other.
Sacrifice is the important event on this day. People greet each other, distributes the slaughtered meat and visit relatives houses. Feats are prepared throughout the day with delicious mouth-watering recipes. We have provided the best Eid al Adha Mubarak Messages, SMS in English & Hindi and Wishes.