Eid ul Fitar and Eid ul Azha are the religious events of Muslims that has been celebrated throughout the world every year. All the Muslims in the world celebrate these two events with passion and zeal. The importance of Eid ul Azha is clear to every Muslim and no one can deny of the importance of sacrifice on this day. Eid ul Azha is celebrated at the end of Hajj and Muslims offer sacrifice on this day. Allah has blessed Muslims with these two festivals to refresh the sense of brotherhood by forgiving the enemies and shaking hand with those whom you hate.
All the conflicts are forgotten on this day that makes this day more beautiful. The celebrations of eid ul Azha lasts for four days making Muslim world happy all around. Food and feasts are the main focus of eid ul Azha after sacrifice. After 1st day of Eid ul Azha, the celebrations have passed to the 2nd day of Eid ul Azha. 2nd day is also filled with joy and excitement. Let’s check out celebrations of 2nd day of Eid ul Azha.
The Sacrifice: Those who have brought more than one animal for the sacrifice on Eid ul Azha do sacrifice on the second day as well. The preparations for the 2nd sacrifice begin early in the morning. The animal has been sacrificed after the sun rise and the same procedure continues that has been done on 1st day of Eid ul Azha. The meat is divided into equal parts and then distributed according to the teachings of Islam. Children rush towards the houses of their friends in order to give them the meat of sacrifice. They are dressed with gaiety and look very energetic on the 2nd day as well.
Visits and feasts: People usually visit their relatives and friends on the 2nd day of eil ul Azha because on the 2nd day, they are free from offering sacrifice. The host families cook several dishes of beef and mutton for their guests and amuse them with the delicious food. Gossips and laughs make their day. Everyone seems happy and excited on the 2nd day of Eid ul Azha because they spend time with their family, family and loved ones. The youngsters dressed up on second day of eid ul Azha for hangout with their friends. They went to cinemas and some went to the place where they could enjoy with amusement. Girls also went to their friends with meat and greet them on the 2nd day of eid ul Azha by visiting their place. All Muslims enjoy the 2nd day the way they like to.
Food and Friends: The youngsters enjoy second day of Eid ul Azha in special because they plan and arrange bar b q throughout the night and celebrates with fun at its peak. All the food consist of meat and some new dishes are also been made due to excess of meat. Cold drinks and sweet dishes are also the part of feast without which the dinner or lunch is considered to be in complete. Sheer khurma, Firni and sawaiaah are the most eatable and important sweet dishes of the eid celebrations.
Picnics and hangouts: Eid is the festival that allows Muslims to enjoy together by spending time and visiting different picnic spots. They enjoy out door atmosphere with great amusement and spend whole time in merry making. People take food with them on their picnic that adds to their enjoyment. They enjoy by eating delicious food to their fill. Some went out of station on second day of eid ul Azha to discover the beauty of nature. Eid is the occasion that gives a break from hectic routine to those who are sick of their work. They considered eid days as the golden days of the year because in these days, they got time for their family and friends.