KARACHI: Eid-ul-Azha is being celebrated today (Monday) in commemoration of the supreme sacrifice offered by Hazrat Ibrahim and his son Hazrat Ismail in the fulfilment of the divine order.
The Eid prayers are being offered at Eidgahs‚ principal mosques and open places across the country where Ulema and Khateebs are highlighting the significance and philosophy of the sacrifice of Hazrat Ibrahim (AS).
After Eid prayers‚ the faithful will offer sacrifices of animals in accordance with the Sunnah of Hazrat Ibrahim (AS).
In Karachi‚ main congregations was held at Gulshan-e-Jinnah‚ Nishtar Park‚ National Stadium and Eidgah Nazimabad.
In Lahore‚ the main Eid congregation was held at Badshahi mosque.
In Islamabad‚ the main Eid congregation was held at the Faisal Mosque while
In Peshawar‚ main Eid prayers was held at Eidgah Charsadda Road, whereas in Quetta‚ main Eid prayers were held at Eidgah Toghi Road and Alamdar Road.