Eid al-Adha is the second Islamic festival of the year and follows Eid al-Fitr, which marks the end of Ramadan, the holy month of fasting. The date changes every year, as it's based on the Islamic lunar calendar.
Scores of people dressed in festive attire gathered at mosques and idgah across the city and attended the Eid prayers. At the Eidgah Mir Alam, the prayers were led by Maulan Rizwan Qureshi, Khateeb Mecca Masjid.
The holy festival of Eid-ul-Zuha, also known as the 'festival of sacrifice' or Greater Eid, is celebrated on the 10th day of Dhu al-Hijjah, the 12th month of the Islamic or lunar calendar.
Nalgonda: Superintendent of Police A V Ranganath urged Muslims participating in the special prayers in Eidgahs on the day of Bakrid on Wednesday to...
Accompanied by Eidgah committee members, SP AV Ranganath inspected the Eidgah at Munugole road and monitored the arrangements for Bakrid prayers
The restrictions will be in force at Mir Alam Eidgah, Hockey grounds, Masab Tank and Langer Houz from 8 am to 11.30 am on Wednesday
Anjani Kumar said the police were coordinating with all departments concerned to ensure peaceful conduct of the Bonalu processions and the Eid-ul-Adha festival.
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