Importance of Eid-ul-Adha in Islam

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Eid ul Adha is the religious festival of Muslims. Muslims celebrate two Eids in a year. These are: Eid-ul-Fitr and Eid-ul-Adha

Both of these have great Islamic importance. Eid-ul-Fitr is celebrated at the end of Ramadan that is gift for those who observe fasts and make Allah happy in the month of Ramadan. Eid-ul-Adha is celebrated in the remembrance of sacrifice of Hazrat Ibrahim (A.S).

Eid ul Adha is the religious festival of Muslims. Muslims celebrate two Eids in a year. These are:

  1. Eid-ul-Fitr
  2. Eid-ul-Adha

Both of these have great Islamic importance. Eid-ul-Fitr is celebrated at the end of Ramadan that is gift for those who observe fasts and make Allah happy in the month of Ramadan. Eid-ul-Adha is celebrated in the remembrance of sacrifice of Hazrat Ibrahim (A.S). It is the festival when Muslims sacrifice their animals. Hajj is also performed during the days of Eid-ul-Adha. Umrah Experts offers cheap Umrah packages Manchester to the Muslims when they plan their Umrah. Eid-ul-Adha is important because of its history.

History of Eid-ul-Adha:

Allah took many exams of His Prophets. Hazrat Ibrahim remained successful in all the tests of Allah Almighty because of his strong believe in Allah. He was ready to sacrifice everything for the happiness of Allah. He remained consistent in his whole life and also paid thanks to Allah for His uncountable blessings.

Dream of Hazrat Ibrahim:

One night in a dream Allah asked him to sacrifice his son. Hazrat Ibrahim ignored it but Allah asked him three nights to sacrifice his son. He made his son ready and his son was also happy to sacrifice his life for the happiness of Allah. It was the test of faith and love of Ibrahim with Allah. Hazrat Ibrahim didn’t love anything more than Allah. He started cutting the neck of his son following the order of Allah. From his sincerity,Guest Posting he showed that nothing was important for him in front of Allah.

Success in the exam:

At that time, eyes of Hazrat Ibrahim were covered with cloth because he couldn’t bear the grief of his son. As he moved his knife, it didn’t cut his son’s neck. There was a lamb to be sacrificed. Allah was just taking the test of Hazrat Ibrahim. Hazrat Ibrahim was amazed to see his son alive. Due to his success Allah blessed Muslims with a festival of Eid-ul-Adha. It memorizes us the sacrifice of Hazrat Ibrahim for Allah.

Sacrifice:

Hazrat Ibrahim sacrificed a lamb instead of his son. Due to his strong faith, his act is repeated by every Muslim today. He borne many difficulties in his life and got many blessings of Allah and he is remembered by all the Muslims due to his strong faith. His belief is shown as an ideal in front of all the Muslims. Muslims sacrifice their animals in the remembrance of Hazrat Ibrahim.

Pilgrimage:

Muslims perform Pilgrimage in the days of Eid-ul-Adha. It also reminds us of the sacrifice and pilgrimage of Hazrat Ibrahim. He made the house of Allah and also performed pilgrimage of His House. Now millions of Muslims perform pilgrimage in the remembrance of Hazrat Ibrahim.

Charity and brotherhood:

Eid-ul-Adha is the festival responsible of spreading charity and creating brotherhood among Muslims. Muslims give charity to their other Muslim brothers that are poor. In this way all the Muslims become brother and feeling of love develops in them.

Eid prayer and Azkaar:

Muslims perform Eid Namaz on the day of Eid-ul-Adha and sacrifice of animals continues for three days. Muslims also show the greatness of Allah in Azkaar during the days of Eid-ul-Adha. Hajj and Eid-ul-Adha both are in the month of Dhu-al-Hajjah. Muslims should thank Allah for this great blessing.

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