All you need to know about Eid al-Adha celebrations following the end of Hajj 2019 – from responses and how to reply to greetings to quotes and prayers. The Muslim festival is also known as the Feast of Sacrifice or the Greater Eid and honors Prophet Abraham’s sacrifice of his son Ishmael, as an act of submission to God’s command.
In the Islamic lunar calendar, Eid al-Adha falls on the 10th day of the 12th month and lasts for four days until the 13th day. n the international (Gregorian) calendar, the dates vary from year to year drifting approximately 11 days earlier each year. Read More: Eid al-Adha 2019: Messages, Wishes, Images, Quotes, WhatsApp Status
The exact date and timing of the occasion varies on the positioning of the moon at the beginning of the Islamic calendar month, better known as Dhu’l-Hijjah. As a result of this, Eid al-Adha often falls on different days around the world – depending on your location and region.
Eid ul Adha messages and wishes
- May Allah bring you joy, happiness, peace, and prosperity on this blessed occasion. Wishing you and your family on this happy occasion of Eid! Eid Mubarak!
- Sending you warm wishes on Eid and wishing that it brings your way ever joys and happiness. Remember me in your prayers.
- In every shared smile and laughter; In every silent prayer answered; In every opportunity that comes your way – may Allah bless you immensely! Eid Mubarak.
- May Allah’s blessings be with you today and always. Eid Ul Adha Mubarak! May the divine blessings of Allah bring you hope, faith, and joy on Eid-Ul-Adha and forever. Happy Eid Ul Adha!
- May the magic of this Eid bring lots of happiness in your life and may you celebrate it with all your close friends & may it fill your heart with wonders. Eid Mubarak
- May Allah flood your life with happiness on this occasion, your heart with love, your soul with spiritual, your mind with wisdom, wishing you a very Happy Eid.
Eid Mubarak Quotes
- He is the One God; the Creator, the Initiator, the Designer. To Him belong the most beautiful names. Glorifying Him is everything in the heavens and the earth. He is the Almighty, most wise. (Koran 59:24)
- O You who believe! Enter absolutely into peace [Islam]. Do not follow in the footsteps of Satan. He is an outright enemy to you. (Koran: 2, 208)
- I put my trust in Allah, my Lord and your Lord! There is not a moving creature, but He has a grasp of its forelock. Verily, my Lord is on the straight path [the truth]. (Koran 11:55-56)
- You cannot guide those you would like to but God guides those He wills. He has the best knowledge of the guided. (Koran/28: 56)
How to perform Eid al-Adha prayer
- Eid is a unique occasion and one of the things which makes it so is the Eid al-Adha congregational prayer on the morning of the opening day.
- A priest or Imam will be present, and as a guideline, worshippers should follow the Imam in prayer and mark his actions accordingly.
If you are looking for ideas on how to celebrate Eid 2018 Visit London has a list of local events and UK Islamic Events has a full list of Eid events too.