Bakrid is one of the most celebrated festivals in the religion of Islam. It is a custom to celebrate this festival like a celebration. On this occasion, the market increases in the markets. Muslims celebrate with a variety of objects. But above all, Bakrid’s day is remembered for sacrifice. On this day, every person associated with Islam sacrifices the closest to God, it is known as Eid al-Adha .
When is Bakrid? (Bakrid Festival 2021 Date):Monday 19 July,2021
This Qurbani festival comes two months after Ramadan , in which the importance of sacrifice is told. In this year 2021, Bakrid will be celebrated on 19 JULY, the day on Wednesday. This is done in Islamic culture especially after the Haj pilgrimage . According to Islamic calendar, it starts from 10 Dhu-al-Hijjah and ends at 13 Dhu-al-Hijjah. In this way, it is celebrated on the tenth day of the twelfth month of the Islamic calendar.
Importance of Bakrid and Meaning of Bakrid:
The day of Bakrid is the day of Farz-e-Qurbaan:
Usually we all know that goats are sacrificed on the day of Bakrid. Goats are reared in Muslim society. According to his status he is looked after and when he grows up he is sacrificed for Allah on the day of Bakrid which is called Farz-e-Kurban. Do you know how this day started?
The history and history of Bakrid is celebrated in whose memory Eid ul Juha (Bakrid festival history):
There is a historical fact hidden behind this Islamic festival, in which there is such a tale of sacrifice which makes the heart tremble. It is the matter of Hazrat Ibrahim who is considered to be the man of Allah, whose worship is done as a Prophet. Those who have received the status of Allah by every Islamic, who was awarded this order, God himself took the test.
The things are like this: God ordered him to take the test of Hazrat Muhammad sahib, that he would be happy only when Hazrat would sacrifice his illiterate Aziz in front of Allah. Then Hazrat Abraham decided after thinking for some time and decided to sacrifice his loved one. Everyone wanted to know what are those things that Hazrat Ibrahim loved the most, which he is going to sacrifice today. Then he came to know that that precious thing is his son Hazrat Ismail whom he is going to sacrifice for Allah today. Knowing this, everyone was shocked. The time for sacrifice is near. Son was prepared for this, but it was not so easy. To pay this sacrifice, therefore, Hazrat Ibrahim blindfolded and sacrificed his son. When he removed the blindfold, he saw his son safe. In his place, Allah accepted the sacrifice of Aziz’s male goat.
Since then, this mood of sacrifice has been going on, which is known by the world as Bakid Eid-ul-Juha.
Truth of Bakrid:
Apart from this, Haj is considered to be the most important part of life in Islam. When he returns after performing Haj, the sacrifice of his loved one on Bakrid is also an important part of Islamic religion for which a goat is reared. It is taken care of day and night. In such a situation, it is common to associate emotions with that goat. After some time, the goat is sacrificed on the day of Bakrid. Even if they do not want, every Islamic person has a connection with that goat, then it becomes very difficult to sacrifice it. According to Islamic religion, it increases the feeling of sacrifice. That is why this kind of custom is going on.
How to celebrate Bakrid festival celebrations
- First of all Eid Salat is offered in Eid Gah.
- The whole family is celebrated with people and acquaintances.
- Food is taken together with everyone.
- New clothes are worn.
- Gifts are given. Especially care is taken for the poor, they are given food to eat and clothes to be worn.
- Children are given Idi to their younger self.
- Eid prayers are offered namaz.
- Apart from goat, cow, goat, buffalo and camel are sacrificed on this day.
- The animal to be sacrificed is observed and brought up, that is, all its parts must be safe. He should not be ill. For this reason, the goat is taken care of very much.
- After sacrificing the goat, one-third of its meat is given to God, one-third to the housemates and friends and one-third to the poor.
This is how the festival of Bakrid is celebrated in Islam. Every festival is a symbol of love and peace, just as sacrifice is important in Islam, in the same way sacrifice is important in Hinduism. The basis of both is to give love around them and sacrifice or sacrifice for their life. Festivals are celebrated in all religions with this spirit. But in this era of Kali Yuga, the forms of festivals are changing and they are seen moving towards the show somewhere.
Bakrid Mubarak Shayari
- Maula I am standing at your doorstep, performing the sacrifice
Rehmat Baks on me
May every person’s prayers
- I have come to perform Haj, I am standing by your heart
Give me so much good
That no poor should sleep
Meet heart to heart on special occasion of Eid
Embrace everyone today.
Fulfilling the request of Allah is my wish
My country is full of girls
Teach everyone what is yours and what is mine
Mauli can fill my stomach with so much happiness in everyone
Do not sleep in this world hungry
God bless me in my deeds