Bara people celebrate Eid
Offer Eidul Azha prayers, sacrifices: Eid also being celebrated in Saudi Arabia, other Gulf countries
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The remaining country will celebrate Eidul Azha on Sunday (tomorrow) as had announced by the Central Ruet-e-Hilal Committee.
Eidul Azha celebrated in Saudi Arabia
Eidul Azha is being celebrated in Gulf countries, including Saudi Arabia, on Saturday (today).
Eid prayers were offered in more than 12,000 mosques in Saudi Arabia, including Masjid Al Haram and Masjid-i-Nabwi. Imam of Ka’aba Dr Abdullah bin Awad delivered the Eid sermon in Masjid-al-Haram while Dr Abdul Bari bin Awad delivered the sermon in Masjid-e-Nabwi.
Saudi King Salman bin Abdulaziz and Crown Prince Muhammad bin Salman congratulated all the leaders of the Islamic world, including Pakistan, on Eidul Azha.
One million Muslims performed the Hajj after spending the night in Muzdalifah under the open sky. They will offer sacrifices today, shave their heads and take off their ehram.
Reporter Jahanzeb Afridi