Eid will be celebrated in Delhi on Nov 17

Eid-ul-Azha or Festival of Sacrifice will be celebrated in the national capital on November 17.

Last Updated: Nov 07, 2010, 22:03 PM IST

New Delhi: Eid-ul-Azha or Festival of
Sacrifice will be celebrated in the national capital on
November 17.

This was announced by Maulana Mufti Mohammed Mukkaram
Ahmed, the Shahi Imam of Fatehpuri Masjid tonight after
sighting of the moon of Eid.

Eid-ul-Azha or the Festival of Sacrifice is celebrated
by Muslims across the world to commemorate the willingness of
Ibrahim to sacrifice his son Ismail as an act of obedience to
God.

-PTI