Allah has blessed us with two Eids; Eid-ul-Fitr and Eid-ul-Azha.First comes Eid-ul-Fitr, which we celebrate after Ramazan.
Eid is a happy time.It brings delight to all Muslims of the world.It is an occasion of great rejoicing.Actually Eid-ul-Fitr is celebrated to THANK Allah Almighty for his mercy and kindness that has enabled us to observe the fasts of Ramazan.
Ramazan comes to an end and every Muslim starting the preparation of this occasion with full excitement.
This Special Occassion is the reward of Allah For Muslims after the Ramazan Fasts.So, every one starting preparation for this festival start about a fornight before the actual date. There is special shopping in the bazaars and the shops are well decorated for this purpose.
Muslims want to fully enjoy on this occasion, So we discuss somethings which remember on this Special Occasion.
Sunnah Of Eid
- Wake up early.
- Offer Salatul Fajr.
- Prepare for personal cleanliness take care of details of clothing, etc.
- Take a Ghusl (bath) after Fajr.
- Brush your teeth.
- Dress up, putting on best clothes available, whether new or cleaned old ones.
- Use perfume (men only).
- Have breakfast on Eid-al-Fitr before leaving for prayer ground. On Eid-al-Adha, eat breakfast after Salaat or after sacrifice if you are doing a sacrifice.
- Pay Zakaat-al-Fitr before Salaat-al-Eid (on Eid-al-Fitr).
- Go to prayer ground early.
- Offer Salaat-al-Eid in congregation in an open place except when whether is not permitting like rain, snow, etc.
- Use two separate routes to and from the prayer ground.
Wishes you all a very happy and blessed Eid. May the blessings of Allah, fill your life with Happiness, Love , Joyness, and Prosperity.
Decorate Your Home
First of all, we should clean and sweep our homes.And we should decorate our homes with beautifully.Mostly people makes the bedsheets and curtair for rooms and specially for drawing rooms.We can decorate our homes with flowers and seneri.
Wear a Nice Dress
Hurrah! Eid is coming to close, so prepare a new beautiful dress for this Summer Eid. You have to prepare dress which would be comfortable in the sparkling hot sunshine. I would like to suggest all of you to wear a low weight lawn dress, least expensive ( economically affordable) brandes dress, according to fashion as well. Wear light colour dress to prevent ourselves from heat ( coming from sun) Because Light colour absorb least amount of heat as compared to dark colours.Dress up, putting on best clothes available, whether new or cleaned old ones.
To Give Fitrana (Alms) Before Eid Prayer (Namaz)
Allah Almighty obligated to all Muslims to give Fitrana before the prayer of Eid-ul-Fitr. Kindly, It is request to give fitrana to those poeple who are deserving, who can not fulfill their living standards.
Participate in Eid Prayer (Namaz)
Most important thing of Eid-ul-fitr is to pray Namaz, which is consist of two RAKAT, with seven TAKBEERS. Every Muslims should participate in this prayer, in Eidgah , which is mostly situated in open grounds, Mosques. It is necessary for all Muslim community go to the Eidgah to offer Eid prayers.
Say Eid Mubarak To All Muslims
So there’s A LOT of hugging going on at Eid Prayer, go and find some Muslims who are standing alone. Go over and hug them, and wish them ‘Eid Mubarak’. We guarantee it will make their Eid a WHOLE lot better.
Prepare The Gift (Eidii )
Prepare the special gifts for family and friends like clothes , Mehndi, Bangles (choria). And give Eidi to children and special gifts like toys and chocolates etc.
Share your Money with your relatives too, and wish them Eid on a small card or a decorative box. Sweetmeats (mithayi) works fine too.
Give a gift to your sisters and daughters and kids mostly in form of money.
Share Your Eid With Family, Relatives, Neighbours &
Try to spend your whole time with family and relatives.You can spend your mostly time with family by watching movies, trip and special dinner in restaurant. and also spend your time with friends by making plan of party and some time spend with neighbours and also exchange the sweet dishes with neighbours.
Prepare The Special Dishes or Recipe
On this Eid share your happiness with all Muslims with special celebrations like Eid-Milon-Party, and special invitations at home, making a trip with family and going to restaurant with family and friends.
Forgiveness To All Muslims Fellowers
The day of Eid is the day of forgiveness. Eid is all about forgiving people, just the way we would like Allah to forgive us. No matter how hard it may seem, it is possible to get rid of grudges and move on, forgetting the bad they did to us, despite still feeling the hurt and pain, and meeting them as if nothing sour ever happened.
The same logic also applies to us as believers. If we would like to be forgiven by Allah for the sins we have done, we should also develop the ability and strength to forgive others and move on from past grievances.
Let your relationships flourish after being born anew this Eid.
Never Forget Needy People
If you have any EXTRA food that you can give to homeless shelters, GIVE. Charity is all Eid and Ramadan are about, and you should definitely be doing this for your spiritual healing. We guarantee you LOADS of duas for the whole year!
One of the things to remember for Eid day is to make sure that you fulfill your obligations and give zakat.
You can read about importance of ZAKAT ….