Eid al Adha

Eid al Adha

The meaning of Eid al Adha

Eid al-Adha, also known as the Feast of Sacrifice and Festival of Sacrifice, is an important religious holiday celebrated by Muslims worldwide.

The word “Eid” means “festivity” or “celebration.” The word “Adha” means “sacrifice.” Eid al-Adha is a time to remember and celebrate the willingness of Ibrahim (Abraham) to sacrifice his son Ishmael at God’s command.