Food, family, health, prayers, laughter and togetherness….what more can you ask for this Eid!
Millions of Muslims are about to celebrate Eid as they take part in the “festival of the sacrifice”.
What does Eid Mubarak mean?
Eid Mubarak is a traditional Muslim greeting reserved for the holy festivals of Eid al-Fitr and Eid al-Adha.
“Eid” means “celebration” and “mubarak” means “blessed”.
The saying can be translated as “have a blessed holiday”.
When is Eid?
The celebration of Eid al-Adha is about to begin – a holy time of sacrifice and generosity to friends, family and the needy.
Eid-al-Fitr followed a month of fasting for Ramadan in June.
Eid celebrations continue for different lengths of time in different cultures.