Eid festival is the religious festival of Muslims. Muslims celebrate two types of Eid festival during a year in different parts of the world. it is an occasion of celebration for the Muslims living in the world.
Types of Eid festival:
There are two types of Eid festival, which Muslims celebrate in different parts of the world.
Eid al Fitr:
Eid ul-Fitr is also known as Festival of breaking fast. It is celebrated once a year after the month of Ramadan. After the month of Ramadan, the Islamic month of Shawwal begins. On the 1st Shawwal, Eid ul Fitr is celebrated in different parts of the world.
Muslims offer Eid prayers in the early morning. After prayers, Muslims greet Eid wishes to their relatives, friends, and family. Special foods are made on this occasion. Muslims celebrate this Eid for three days in different parts of the world.
Eid al Adha:
Eid ul Adha is also known as the Festival of Sacrifice. It is celebrated on the 10th Zilhaj in different parts of the world. On this occasion, Muslims celebrate this eid fetival in the remembrance of the sacrifice of Ibrahim. Muslims offer 2 Rakat Eid prayers in the morning.
It is also known as Bakar Eid or Great Eid. In the Islamic countries, there is a public holiday in the event of Eid. Muslims in Islamic countries like Pakistan give the sacrifice of a goat, cow or camel in the path of Almighty Allah. eid festival realizes the importance of sacrifice in the Islam.
Muslims celebrate their religious eid festival with great religious spirits. Eid is one of the most significant religious festivals of the Muslims.
Every year Muslims celebrate Eid ul Fitr and Eid ul Adha in different parts of the world.
As a large number of Muslims are living in the USA, so they celebrate Eid ul Fitr in USA every year. In the USA, Islam is the third largest religion. According to an estimate at 2016, approximately 3.3 million Muslims are living in the USA.
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