MAKKAH (November 6, 2011): Eid-ul-Azha is being celebrated in Saudi Arabia and other Gulf states today. Eid is also being celebrated in Europe, United States of America and Far East countries. In Britain more than 1500 small and large eid congregations would be held.
In France the main congregation for eid prayers would be held in the central mosque of Paris.
In the US eid prayers would be offered at Virginia, Maryland and New York.
People will sacrifice animals after the eid prayers to follow Sunnat-e-Ibrahimi. Published in The News International on November 6, 2011.