Eid al Adha will be celebrated on Friday, November 27, 2009 in North America and other parts of the world.
No annual event on the face of the globe, religious or non-religious, compares to hajj in terms of the sheer number of participants, duration of the event and the breadth of agenda.
Nearly three million pilgrims from around the world will gather in the plain of Arafat on Thursday, November 26, marking the climax of the annual Hajj.
Muslims worldwide will commemorate the Hajj on Friday, November 27, 2009 where they will celebrate Eid Al-Adha, (Festival of Sacrifice) to honor the sacrifice of Prophet Abraham.
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Udhiyah or animal sacrifice is an act of worship which reminds us of the great act of sacrifice that Prophet Ibrahim and Ismail were willing to do for the sake of Allah.
This sacrifice is ordained upon Muslims to be given at the time of Eid al-Adha. Every Muslim adult; male and female -as long as they can afford it -are required to offer this sacrifice.
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To remember and learn from the struggle of Prophet Ibrahim is a lesson for humanity for all times.
Prophet Ibrahim proved his absolute and unwavering commitment to God with sacrifices like no other human being has endured.
May this be a blessed Eid for all and May Allah help us follow in the foot steps of Prophet Ibrahim .