The question is , what is "Eid-ul-Azha(Baqraeid)
I am sure everybody knows it is second great festival of Muslims.
Its comes two months later "Eid-ul-fitr".
This year the festival will be celebrated by the Muslim community at 21 of December 2007.
What is the background story of this festival.
The festive custome ordered by GOD to the prophet "Hazrat IBRAHIM Alai-Hissalam.
He is one of the prophet of GOD come to the earth with message of peace and only one 'GOD'.
According to cristianity the prophet was known as " ABRAHAM".
He comes to earth before " Hazrat ISA ( Yesu Maseeh).
Once time GOD oredered him to sacrifice his son, it is only a exam of Hazrat IBRHIM by GOD.
He taught a lesson to all belivers that they should to ready to sacrifice thier dearests possessions for
the sake of GOD(ALLAH).
The Eid-ul-Azha is also an occasion of charity. Every Muslim who has the means is required to sacrifice an animal after Eid prayer.
Animal sacrificed on this day are a symbol of the great sacrifice of the Hazrat IBRAHIM.
The meat of the animals is divided in to three parts,One part is the use of family,the second is for relatives
and the third is distributed amongst the poor and the needy.
Tha skin of the animal should also be givento the poor or its price may be given for educational or social
needs of the poor Muslims.
In Karachi or all over PAKISTAN the festival celebrated with a great passion.
The animal markets opened at the outer of city and Highway.
There are lot of variety and different cost animals available.
At night mostly families arrange meaty menu parties and Bar-B-Q for thier relatives and friends
Lot of dishes and cusines prepared for the occaison.
A plate of BIRYANI.
A type of BAR-B-Q food TIKKA.
BIHARI KABAB PREPARED IN MOSTLY FAMILIES.
B BEST WISHES FOR COMING EID-UL-AZHA(BAQRAEID).