Eid al-Adha

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  • عيد الأضحى
  • Eid al-Adha
  • "Feast o the Saicrifeece"
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Blessings for Eid al-Adha
Observed bi Muslims an Druze[1]
Teep Muslim halidays
Signeeficance
  • Commemoration o Ibrahim (Aubraham)'s willinness tae sacrifice his young first-born an anerly son in obedience o a command frae God
  • Merks the end o the annual Hajj tae Mecca
Observances
Dhabihah, saicrifeece o a sheep, cou, gait, buffalo or camel
Donatin ane-third or mair o the saicrifeece meat tae friends an neighbours
Donatin ane-third or mair o the saicrifeece meat tae the puir an needy
  • Gatherins o faimily an friends
Meals, especially lunches an late breakfasts (brunches)
  • Wearin best clean claes
  • Gift-giein
  • Giein money/gifts tae kids an hameless as a taiken o love
  • Helpin the puir bi giein fuids, money, meat an claes in the name o zakath
Begins 10 Dhu al-Hijjah
Ends 13 Dhu al-Hijjah
Date 10 Dhu al-Hijjah
2017 date 1 September (Umm al-Qura)[2]
2018 date 21 August[2]
2019 date 11 August[2]
Relatit tae

Eid al-Adha (Arabic: عيد الأضحى‎, leet. "Feast o the Saicrifeece"‎, [ʕiːd ælˈʔɑdˤħæː]), an aa cried the "Saicrifeece Feast", is the seucont o twa Muslim halidays celebratit warldwide ilk year, an conseedert the halier o the twa. It honours the willinness o Ibrahim (Aubraham) tae saicrifeece his son, as an act o submission tae God's commaund.

References[eedit | eedit soorce]

  1. Kadi, Samar (25 September 2015). "Eid al-Adha celebrated differently by Druze, Alawites". The Arab Weekly. London. Retrieved 1 August 2016. 
  2. 2.0 2.1 2.2 "The Umm al-Qura Calendar of Saudi Arabia". Retrieved 7 Mairch 2017.