Eid (Nation celebrates Eid-ul-Azha today)

September 23, 2015 Off By Web Desk

Islamabad: The nation will celebrate Eid-ul-Azha with great religious fervour and enthusiasm today ( Friday) to commemorate the supreme sacrifice of Hazrat Ibrahim (AS).

The day will dawn with special prayers in mosques for the peace, progress and well-being of the Ummah and Pakistan.

Big Eid congregations will be held at mosques, Eidgahs, and open places in all cities, towns, and villages across the country.

In the federal capital, the main Eid congregation will be held at Faisal Mosque.

After offering Eid prayers, the faithful will slaughter their sacrificial animals.

Federal and provincial governments have chalked out elaborate security arrangements across the country to ward off untoward incidents.