Eid Ul Adha Qurbani Eid “Feast of the Sacrifice” in Pakistan:
Eid Ul Adha Qurbani Eid is The central route-e-hilal committee will meet in the Karachi and they announce the day of eid ul Adha. In the Islamic calendar, Eid ul Adha begins on the 10th day of Dhu al –hijjah, 11th month of Islamic calendar.the actual date of EID IL Adha is declared after the moon sight of zulqida, a lunar month. Date of Eid Ul Adha Qurbani Eid 2017: Saturday 2 September 2017
- Eid Ul Adha Qurbani Eid 2017 in Pakistan:
Like that Every year in 2017 all Muslim are celebrating the Eid Ul Adha Qurbani Eid and Inspire all the human by full fill the Message Hazrat Ibrahim(A.S).Though it will be confirmed after the Eid day announcement as the previous routine, it is expected that september1-3, of Friday to Sunday or 2-4 will be eid holiday. Eid al Adha is an Islamic festival to commemorate the willingness of Ibrahim to follow Allah’s command to sacrifice his son Ishmael. Muslims around the world observe this event. Meaning the feast of sacrifice, the holiday demands the offering of Ismael by Ibrahim to Allah. Even though Allah is said to have intervened and provided a ram to be sacrificed in place of Ishmael.
Eid Ul Adha Qurbani Eid actually is kept for three straight days, the first two of which are the public holiday in Pakistan. Festivals begin on the 10th day of the Islamic month of Dhul Hijja, called “Zilhaj” in Pakistan. This is also last month of the Muslim year. The date varies on the Gregorian calendar and only officially established by a centralism moon –sighting committee.
There are many traditions Muslims follow on Eid Ul Adha Qurbani Eid. First, the day begins with early morning prayers and a sermon at a local mosque. Pakistani will also dress up in newly bought clothes, they visit their friends and relatives. Family hold large meat based feasts and give money to the poor. So that they can buy new clothes nada los feast as well. Some will buy an animal, a cow, ram, a goat or camel and have it slaughtered to represents the sacrifice of Hazrat Ismael. Others will simply buy a large amount of meat from the store. Either way, a third way of the meat is traditionally given to the poor.
Those visiting the land of Pakistan during Eid Ul Adha Qurbani Eid celebrations may wish to add any of the following activities…..
- See the crowds gather at the largest mosque in the country, such as the Faisal Mosque in Islamabad or any other mosque such as Badshahi mosque in Lahore. The skillful architecture, the mass meeting gathering in and around the buildings and should you venture inside the ornately decorated interiors are quite a memorable sight.
- Tour the largest livestock markets in all Asia, especially located in Karachi. You will see bulls decorated, sheep with colorful yarn harness over their faces. Camel with the henna dyed pattern etched on their hair.
- Including in some authentic Pakistani cuisine, which is similar to north Indian food but three times meat intensive. Goat, mutton, beef and chicken and also camel meat is very popular. Look for dishes like kofta, a kind of meatball, and roast meat kebabs of various types. Chicken karahi, meat and potato curries, and nihari are also very famous.
On this eid, meat is divided into three parts. One is for family, other is for relatives and a third part is for poor. This event is full of sympathy and happiness. On this event poor and needy are also kept equal in all kind of celebration.