Nation celebrates third day of Eidul Azha today
ISLAMABAD: The Pakistanis are celebrating third day of Eid-ul-Azha today (Friday) with great religious zeal and fervor today (Friday).
The people who could not sacrificed their animals during the first two days of Eid due to engagement of butchers or some other reasons, are slaughtering animals today to commemorate the great sacrifice of Prophet Hazrat Ibrahim (AS).
People are distributing sacrificial animal meat among the poors and relatives and also enjoying BBQs. The families and children have planned picnic and parties with relatives and friends.
On Wednesday, the first day of Eidul Azha dawned with special prayers in mosques for well-being of the Ummah and progress prosperity and security of the country.
Eid congregations were held at mosques, Eidgahs and open places in all cities, towns and villages across the country. Ulema and khateebs from different schools of thought delivered special sermons and lectures to highlight the significance of the day.