Feast of Sacrifice


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Noun1.Feast of Sacrifice - the 10th day of Dhu'l-Hijja; all Muslims attend a service in the mosques and those who are not pilgrims perform a ritual slaughter of a sheep (commemorating God's ransom of Abraham's son from sacrifice) and give at least a third of the meat to charity
feast day, fete day - a day designated for feasting
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Eid Al-Adha is the Muslim Feast of Sacrifice, marking the end of the Hajj season.
The market was closed on Friday in observance of the Islamic holiday Eid'l Adha or Feast of Sacrifice.
The Muslim Eid al-Adha, or the Feast of Sacrifice, follows the annual Hajj pilgrimage in Mecca, Saudi Arabia, and is performed worldwide by approximately 1.
Also known as the Feast of Sacrifice, the holiday honors the willingness of the Muslim prophet, Ibrahim to sacrifice his son as an act of obedience to God's command.
Eid Al Adha, or the Feast of Sacrifice, is celebrated by Muslims around the world.
The Feast of Sacrifice is celebrated all over the country with great enthusiasm.
Eid al-Adha, or the Feast of Sacrifice, is the greatest religious holidayA for Muslims.
Eid Al-Adha, or feast of sacrifice, begins on Friday, when pilgrims begin three days of casting stones at walls in a symbolic renunciation of the devil.
By: Egypt Today staff CAIRO -- 31 August 2017: Following the annual pilgrimage season, Muslims around the world start celebrating the five-days of the Feast of Sacrifice known as Eid al-Adha, in which they will be required to slaughter animals such as sheep, cows, or goats and then distribute the meat on families, friends and the poor.
Also known as the feast of sacrifice, Eid Al Adha commemorates the willingness of the Prophet Ibrahim to sacrifice his son as a sign of devotion to Allah.
The Kurban Bayrami or the Feast of Sacrifice, officially began on Monday and lasts for four days, but as this year September 16 was declared a holiday, the festive season will last nine days in total.
The decisions comes to help students' families to meet basic requirements until the beginning of the new scholastic year that coincides with Eid Al Adha the feast of sacrifice that marks the end of the Muslim pilgrimage season.