A long time ago, Allah commanded Ibrahim to sacrifice Ishmael as a test of his loyalty to Allah. Even though Ibrahim love his son, he properly got ready to carry out Allah's command. At the last time, Allah saved Ishmael and Ibrahim sacrificed a ram given by Allah. Then, all Muslims worldwide celebrate Eid al-Adha to honor Ibrahim’s loyalty to Allah. The celebration is very great in each year. In some Muslim countries, this event is specified as the public holiday.
The Muslims will be able to enjoy the day with their family. The husband who works in a different city could free from work and back home. Each celebration always brings great wishes for all Muslims. This big celebration teaches all Muslims to share. After the prayer, some Muslims will sacrifice animals. The meat will be shared with family and other people. In some places, Muslims will cook and eat the meat together. The poor people will also get the meat. Sometimes, poor people will be given money and other food. Children will be given a gift. This great event is great for every Muslims.
Wealthy and poor Muslims will gather together to enjoy the celebration. Best wishes to husband, wife, children, parents and all Muslims are always uttered at the celebration of Eid Al Adha. Many Muslims who cannot meet each other will greet Eid Mubarak. The happiness is everywhere during this great day. This is always waited by many Muslims. This event is not only one day. Muslims can sacrifice the animal until the sunset of 13th Dhul-Hijjah. It means that the celebration of Eid Al Adha can be until 4 days. This is a long celebration. From many wishes to husband, wife, child, or another family, gathering and smiling together in this special event is the most impressed.
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