Turks' sacrifice traditions - Daily Sabah

Sacrificing a living creature in the name of God is a common ritual in many religions, both Abrahamic or otherwise. Generally, an animal is sacrificed, but there were communities that practiced human sacrifice such as the Aztecs, Egyptians, Phoenicians ...

Opinion: Eid-el- Kabir of sobriety not of merriment - NAIJ.COM

Editor's note: The Eid-el- Kabir celebration is one of the festivals in Islam and every Muslim is expected to use the period to increase in the remembrance of Allah. In this article sent to NAIJ.com, a Lagos-based journalist, Muhammed Subair, explains ...

Philippines president calls for unity in Eid message - Gulf Today

MANILA: President Rodrigo “Rody” Duterte urged Filipinos to serve as catalysts of unity and harmony as the country is to join the rest of the Muslim world in observing Eid Al Adha. “Prophet Ibrahim's PBUH) admirable act of obedience to the will of ...

Eid Mubarak! – Eid al Adha 2017 - MuslimVillage.com (press release) (blog)

“Say, 'Indeed, my Lord has guided me to a straight path – a correct religion – the way of Abraham, inclining toward truth. And he was not among those who associated others with Allah.' Say, 'Indeed, my prayer, my rites of sacrifice, my living and my ...

Eid holiday-ing - Greater Kashmir

Eid is a day of celebrations and festivities as well a day of both religious and cultural obligations. We have a national holiday on both the Eid's as per the central government calendar. J&K being the only Muslim majority state has an official off for ...

Celebrating Eid-ul-Azha - The Daily Star

Eid-ul-azha, the second biggest religious festival of the Muslims, will be celebrated on September 2. Prayers will be offered for world peace as well as prosperity of mankind. Divine blessings will be sought and the solemnity of the occasion maintained ...