Bakra-Eid is also known as Eid-Ul-Zuha, as it is called in Arabic, as ‘the feast of sacrifice” Bakra Eid is one of the Muslim festivals celebrated by Muslim community annually. This festival falls and celebrated from the tenth to the twelfth day in Islamic month of Dhul Hijjah. This festival also known as “festival of sacrifice” This is an occasion to give and do sacrifice.

Bakra Eid Islamic Festival :

Bakra Eid is marked by slaughter of animals as sacrificial offerings, after which the meat is distributed among the needy and deprived. It is said that according to the tradition, meat has to be divided into three equal parts first among the family, second friends and neighbors and another needy people.

People wear new clothes and offer prayers at the mosques. Then people meet each other along with saying “Eid Mubarak”. Bakra-Eid celebrated with great enthusiasm by all Muslim people. Every true Muslim, who is capable of affording two square meals a day, is expected to sacrifice an animal.

A goat, sheep, camel or any other four-legged animal is slaughtered during days of the festival, and then meat is distributed. Muslim people go to houses of their near living people and dear ones to celebrate this festival with joy and happiness.

Bakra Eid is coming on :

  • 26 October 2012.

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