The festival of Eid-al-Adha falls on the 10th day of Dhu al-Hijjah as per the Islamic lunar calendar.
Instead the donated sheep, goats and cows will be killed in abattoirs to mark the "Feast of the Sacrifice,", celebrated by Muslims around the world to commemorate Prophet Abraham's willingness to sacrifice his son Ismail at God's command.
However, this must not stop us from wishing our near and dears.More news: Immobile equals Serie A scoring record in Lazio loss at Napoli
On the occasion of Eid-al-Adha, many Bollywood celebrities posted wishes via social media.
On his official Facebook account, president Sisi said "It is my great pleasure to offer my congratulations to the Egyptians, the Arabs, and the Islamic nation on the occasion of the blessed Eid Al-Adha".
Hee's wishing all our readers a very happy Eid Mubarak! Speaking about his favourite memory, he said, "My favourite Eid memory would have to be when I was much younger and I would shamelessly go around asking all the elders; including people who were just a year or 6 months elder than me to give me Eidi".More news: Apple Is Turning iPhones Into Payment Terminals With Its Latest Acquisition
Australian Prime Minister Scott Morrison today urged Muslims in his country celebrating Eid al-Adha to stay away from big gatherings.
May Allah flood your life with happiness, your heart with love, your soul with spirituality and your mind with wisdom.
Let's celebrate this Eid by sacrificing our egos! Eid-al-Adha Mubarak! Eid Mubarak to you and yours!More news: Impact of coronavirus will be felt for decades to come, World Health Organization says