"During this holiday, Muslims exchange the greeting "Eid Mubarak" or 'blessed Eid.' Each year, some 2 million Muslims, including thousands of American Muslims, go on Hajj".
The Amir HH Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad Al-Thani performed Eid Al-Adha prayer along with a group of loyal citizens at Al Wajba praying area on Sunday morning.
In Peshawar‚ main Eid prayers were held at Eidgah Charsadda Road, whereas in Quetta‚ main Eid prayers were held at Eidgah Toghi Road and Alamdar Road. The first Eid, Eid al-Fitr, occurred in June and is a celebration after Ramadan, the month of fasting.
Former President, Jerry John Rawlings has sent his family's warm wishes to Muslims as they celebrate Eid ul Adha. The four day celebration ends at the same time when worshippers in Mecca finish their pilgrimage.
American actor Mindy Kaling shared on Twitter, "Eid Mubarak, my friends! ❤️".
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It recalls the "personal sacrifice" of the Prophet Ibraham who willingly offer his son Ismail in obedience to Allah's divine command. In many parts of the world, Muslims also celebrate by sacrificing a goat or a lamb and sharing it with their friends, family, and less fortunate.
Eid'l Adha or the "Feast of Sacrifice" is one of the most important events for the Muslim community.
"The rest, you distribute to all the poorer and less fortunate people within the community because you want the day of the festival to be a day of enjoyment a day of rejoice for everybody around you in the community irrespective of their religion", says Hamadeh.
Eid ul Adha, one of the holiest occasions in the Islamic calendar, will be celebrated on August 11-12, 2019, in India.