Eid is the largest religious festival of the Muslim community around the world. According to the Islamic calendar, Muslims of the year observe two. Eid-ul-Fitr and Eid-ul-Azha are the most important and dignified religious festivals for Muslims. Today we will present you all the information about Eid-ul-Fitr 2023.
When is Eid al Adha 2023?
Eid-ul-Azha is one of the biggest religious festivals in Islam. Loko thinks now a question is on what date Eid-ul-Azha will be held. Islamic lunar calendar Eid-ul-Azha is held on the 10th of the month of Jilhaj.
However, in the English calendar, the dates are on different days of the year. It usually decreases from one year to another in 10-11 days. The day of Eid-ul-Azha is based on the sighting of the moon in the month of Jilhaj. Eid Ul Azha will be held on 20 July, 2023 Saudi Arabia.
Eid Al Adha History
Eid al-Adha is basically an Arabic word meaning the festival of sacrifice. Muslims offer cows, goats, sheep, buffaloes, etc. in the name of Allah according to their own ability. Due to which the main theme of this festival is to leave. There is a huge history behind the holding of Eid-ul-Azha. Now we will know about that history.
According to various descriptions of Islam, the Almighty instructed the Prophet of Islam, Hazrat Ibrahim (peace be upon him) to sacrifice the most beloved object of his life through dreams in order to test him.
Ibrahim (peace be upon him) was commanded in a dream to sacrifice ten camels but again he had the same dream. Then he sacrificed a hundred camels. But he had the same dream over and over again and began to think that the most beloved thing in his life was his son Hazrat Ismail (peace be upon him).
Realizing this, he set out on the plain of Arafat with his son for the purpose of sacrifice. The Prophet Ibrahim (peace be upon him) stabbed his son in the neck on Mount Arafat to sacrifice him, but surprisingly, instead of his son, an animal was sacrificed and his son was not harmed.
Abraham wanted to sacrifice his most beloved object to his child in obedience to God’s command. Eid al-Adha is celebrated all over the world with great enthusiasm and sacrifice glory.
Arafat day and eid al adha 2023
Accordingly, Eid Al Adha 2023 will be observed on Tuesday, July 20, as it always falls on the 10th of Dhu Al Hijjah. Saturday, July 10, is the last day of Dhu Al Qaida. July 19 will be Arafat Day.