Eid Al Adha 2021: When is Eid UL Adha and How it is Celebrate The Festival of Sacrifice

Eid al-Adha falls on the 10th day of Dhu al-Hijjah, the twelfth and final month in the Islamic calendar. Eid UL Adha 2021 Will Begin in the Evening of Thursday, July 21 and Ends in the Evening of July 23rd in the World. The Date Very From Each Country. Eid Ul-Adha, The “Festival of The Sacrifice” The the Most Feast of Islamic Calendar Around The Muslims Community. Eid al azha, Bakr Eid, Qurbani Eid and Others, The Name Called in The Different Islamic Country.

When is Eid al Adha 2021?

In United States The Eid Al Adha Will Begin in The Evening of Thursday, July 20 and ends in The Evening of Friday, July 23. Where in Bangladesh, The Festival Will begin From The Evening of July 21 and Ends in The Evening of July, 23. This is the tentative date as the actual date is contingent on the sighting of the moon of Dhul Hijjah, 1442, the 12th and last month of Islamic Calendar.

What is EId UL Adha?

EID UL Adha, The “Festival of The Sacrifice” Observed Among Muslims All Over The world. The Festival Remembrance of the Sacrifice That Prophet Ibrahim (A.S.) Made out for Allah from his Strong Faith in Allah. The name of the holiday Eid al Adha means ‘the celebration of the sacrifice’.

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Ibrahim (AS) showed a willingness to sacrifice his son Prophet Ismail (A.S.) but his son was replaced with a lamb by Allah. Allah was so pleased with Ibrahim’s (A.S.) submission to Him that He made this demonstration of sacrifice and faith a permanent part of a Muslim’s life. This event is mentioned in Quran – Surah As-Saffat (37:102).

However, Every year on The 10th of Dhul Hijjah (The Last Month of Islamic Calendar), Muslims All Around The World Celebrate The Eid Ul-Adha (Eid Ul Azha). On this day, Muslims slaughter a lamb, sheep, goat or a camel to honor the sacrifice of Ibrahim (AS).

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How to Observed Eid Al Adha?

Eid is a time when families and friends come together to celebrate, usually over a meal. Muslims Around The World Celebrate The Eid UL Adha on The last Month of Islamic Calendar For Two to Fours Days (Depending on Country). However, there are some Sunnah which every Muslim should follow while celebrating this great festival.

Eid al Adha Prayer

Sunnahs of Eid al Adha and Prayer

  1. Wake up early in the morning.
  2. Clean the teeth with Miswak or a brush.
  3. Take a bath.
  4. You should wear your best clothes on this day.
  5. Apply Perfume.
  6. Not to eat before the Eid prayer.
  7. To recite the Takhir of Tashriq in a loud voice while going for Eid prayer.

اَللهُ أَكْبَرُ ، اَللهُ أَكْبَرُ، اَللهُ أَكْبَرُ، لَا إِلَهَ إِلَّا اللهُ ، وَاللهُ أَكْبَرُ، اَللهُ أَكْبَرُ، وَلِلَّهِ الْحَمْدُ

Allaahu akbar, Allaahu akbar, Allahu akbar laa ilaaha ill-Allaah, wa Allaahu akbar, Allaah akbar, wa Lillaah il-hamd

(Allah is Most Great, Allaah is most Great, Allah is most Great there is no god but Allaah, Allaah is Most great, Allaah is most great, and to Allaah be praise)

(Irwa Al Ghalil: 3 / 125)

8. Listening to Sermon (Khutbah) after offering Eid Prayer. (An-Nasai: 1517)

9. Use different ways while going to mosque and returning after offering Eid Prayer. (Sahih Bukhari: 986)

Eid Prayer

After Complete of Basic Sunnah of Eid Al Adha, All Muslims Should Attend Prayers. Apart from prayer, the Eid sermon (after Eid Prayer) has also been made an integral part of this gathering and the prayer.

Eid Qurbani

Sacrifice of Animal (Perform Qurbani)

Sacrifice of animal or Qurbani on the day of Eid al Adha is a confirmed Sunnah of not only Prophet Ibrahim (A.S.) but also of our beloved Prophet Mohammad (S.A.W.). However, some Scholars are of the opinion that is ‘Wajib’ (obligatory).


At The End, Enjoy the Festival of The Sacrifice by Eating and Thanking Allah For his Blessing and providing opportunity to fulfill this great Sunnah of Prophet Ibrahim (A.S.). Also Remember us and All Muslims Ummah All Over The World in Yours Duas on This Special Occasion of Eid. Best of Luck for EID Al Adha and Wish you have Hapy EID UL Adha 2021.

Cynthia Russell

Hi! I am Cynthia Russel. Love To Travel Around The world and find out Culture and Celebrate. and My Team as Well. We believe that every day should be celebrated and that today is the day! Our aim is to bring all of the world’s National Day under one roof, and to create the ultimate guide to celebrating each and every day.

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