Friday 22 June 2018 ,
Friday 22 June 2018 ,
Latest News
  • 'Sex trafficking of Rohingya children in Bangladesh'
  • Bail forgeries raise concern
  • 20-party to field single candidate in each city
  • BAB announces single digit interest rate
  • Trump reverses migrant separation policy
  • BNP to stage demo across country Thursday
  • Law on cards with death penalty for patrons: PM
23 August, 2017 07:18:16 PM / LAST MODIFIED: 24 August, 2017 10:06:27 AM
Print

Eid -ul- Azha to be celebrated on Sept 2

Independent Online Desk
Eid -ul- Azha to be celebrated on Sept 2
Photo: Collected

The Zilhaj moon was sighted in Bangladesh and the Eid- ul- Azha ,the second biggest religious festival of the Muslims,would be celebrated on September 2.

A meeting of the National Moon Sighting Committee was held in the Islamic Foundation Baitul Mukarram in the capital on Wednesday evening.

The Eid-ul-Azha is celebrated on the 10th of Zilhaj month of the Hijri calendar.

The committee's decision followed evaluation of getting reports from all district administrations and offices of Islamic Foundation, Bangladesh Meteorological Department, and Bangladesh Space Research and Remote Sensing Organisation.

One of the most important festival and a religious holiday, Eid ul-Azha is celebrated by Islam followers worldwide. Famous with names like Kurban  and the Feast of Sacrifice, this merriment is scheduled every year as per the moon or lunar based Islamic calendar. Lasting for ten days, Eid ul-Azha falls on the tenth day of Dhu al-Hijjah.

According to the Muslim religious practice, on the occasion, the Muslims across the country offer prayers in congregations and sacrifice animals in the name of Allah.

 

MH/MH/KK

 

 

 

 

Comments

Poll
Today's Question »
Information Minister Hasanul Haq Inu said BTV is still the most favourite channel as it has 83pc of the total viewers. Do you agree?
 Yes
 No
 No Comment
Yes 25.8%
No 67.7%
No Comment 6.5%
Video
More Bangladesh Stories
Muhith under fire in Parliament again Opposition MP Pir Fazlur Rahman on Thursday harshly criticised Finance Minister AMA Muhith in Parliament for what he said protecting those involved in plundering banks and the share market, reports UNB.   Taking part in general…

Copyright © All right reserved.

Editor : M. Shamsur Rahman

Published by the Editor on behalf of Independent Publications Limited at Media Printers, 446/H, Tejgaon I/A, Dhaka-1215.
Editorial, News & Commercial Offices : Beximco Media Complex, 149-150 Tejgaon I/A, Dhaka-1208, Bangladesh. GPO Box No. 934, Dhaka-1000.

Editor : M. Shamsur Rahman
Published by the Editor on behalf of Independent Publications Limited at Media Printers, 446/H, Tejgaon I/A, Dhaka-1215.
Editorial, News & Commercial Offices : Beximco Media Complex, 149-150 Tejgaon I/A, Dhaka-1208, Bangladesh. GPO Box No. 934, Dhaka-1000.

Disclaimer & Privacy Policy
....................................................
About Us
....................................................
Contact Us
....................................................
Advertisement
....................................................
Subscription

Powered by : Frog Hosting