This year the feast of Bakrid is on October 16th i.e. Wednesday. The festival of Bakrid is considered very sacred in Islam.
Bakrid, to be rightly called Id-ul-Azha, is one of the most important Muslim festivals. This festival is observed and celebrated as a Festival of Sacrifice by Muslims all over the world.
It is celebrated with great enthusiasm and vigor among Muslims. Men and women dress up in new clothes and go to mosques. They offer special prayers or 'Dua' for the peace and prosperity of all Muslims. After the prayer, sacrifice is done.
Muslims greet one another 'Eid Mubarak' and share their warmth. They visit relatives and friends and exchange gifts. Special delicacies and dishes are prepared and served amongst family and friends.
While most people are aware about these rituals, there are certain things about this festival no one knows. Click on this slide show to know some unknown secrets of Bakrid…