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Eid Ul Adha

Like Eid ul-Fitr, Eid al-Adha begins with a Wajib prayer of two Raka'ah (units) of Mecca (in what is now Saudi Arabia) was a dry, rocky and uninhabited place.

Eid Ul Adha is described in multiple online sources, as addition to our editors' articles, see section below for printable documents, Eid Ul Adha books and related discussion.

Suggested Pdf Resources

Merits of Dhul-Hijjah, Eid-ul Adha, Hajj, Sacrifice
Merits of Dhul-Hijjah, Eid-ul Adha, Hajj,. Sacrifice. By Mufti Muhammad Taqi Usmani.
Celebration of Muslim Festivals of Eid-ul-Fitr and Eid-ul-Adha in the
Eid-ul-Fitr is celebrated at the end of Ramadan (month of Fasting). Eid-ul-Adha is celebrated after Hajj (Pilgrimage to Mecca).
FLL 120—Foreign Cultures Islam, Ramadan and Eid Ul Fitr Islam
FLL 120—Foreign Cultures. Islam, Ramadan and Eid Ul Fitr. Islam: Major world religion founded by Muhammad in Arabia in the early 7th century AD.
Eid al-Adha, The Muslim Feast of Sacrifice
The goat meat and milk industry are concerned with Eid al-Adha as a production and distribution issue.
Eidul Adha Programme 2010
Eidul Adha Programme 2010. Please bring your own prayer mat. Parking is NOT available in the centre.

Suggested News Resources

DIARY - MidEast/African holidays to December 2011
Celebrating the end of Ramadan in Harford
Kahn said there are two major Muslim Holidays, Eid-ul-Fitr and Eid-ul-Adha. Second Eid is marked by sacrifice of animals and coincides with Hajj in Mecca. The Hajj is the annual worldwide pilgrimage to the holy city, one of the Five Pillars of Islam.
Happy Eid! Festival celebrates the end of Ramadan
Twice a year, Muslims around the world celebrate festivals known as Eid ul-Fitr and Eid ul-Adha.
DIARY - MidEast/African holidays to December 2011
Obama hosts Ramadan dinner...after ignoring Easter
Conversely, not only did Obama ignore Easter while never missing a chance to celebrate Ramadan, he also issued official White House statements recognizing the observance of other Muslim holidays (Eid-ul-Fitr, Hajj, and Eid-ul-Adha) in 2010.

Suggested Web Resources

Eid al-Adha - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Eid Al-Adha - Islam
Description of the meaning and practice of the Muslim holiday "Eid al-Adha" (the Festival of Sacrifice), which follows the annual Islamic pilgrimage (Hajj).
Eid-ul-Adha: Abraham and the Sacrifice
Eid-ul-Adha is, according to Islamic teaching, a time for Muslims to learn the value of self-denial by making a sacrifice of something living to God.
When Is Eid -UlAdha
When is Eid al-Adha? -
What is Eid al-Adha?

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