How To Follow Prophet SAW’s Eid Celebrations-A Complete Guidance
In Today’s Blog post, You willgain the knowledge for
How the prophet SAW celebrated His Eid
Ahadith e Mubarika related to this Event
How Eid is a gift from Allah Almighty
How to offer Eid Namaz
A message for all of us in this crucial situation
Eid Ul Fitr is a very special event. At the very outset we would condole the whole world for the loss it faced in the time of Covid-19, Coronavirus pandemic. May Allah SWT bestow all the people who died due to the disease. And may Allah SWT protect the further loss of humanity. Ameen.
We from the platform of quranreading.com wish you all a very happy Eid ul Fitr with lots of prayers. And before the Eid day, we will add our thoughts on how to celebrate this event and what is its historical significance. And most importantly how our Prophet SAW and his companions, celebrated this event, the people who are true guidance for all of us.
In the wake of emigrating to Medina, Prophet Muhammad (PBUH), accepting that there was a requirement for genuine diversion, gave the individuals the happy greetings that “Almighty Allah has allowed you two …favored ‘Eids …” (Abu Dawud, “Salat”, 245; Nisai, “Idayn”, 1). He educated the individuals that these two ‘Eids were the ‘Eid ul Fitr (the occasion toward the finish of Ramadan) and the ‘Eid al Adha. Muslims should attempt to go through nowadays joyfully, visiting each other, praising the ‘Eid together, eating together and having a good time in genuine manners. In another hadith, Prophet Muhammad SAW told: “The day preceding the ‘Eid al Adha, the main day and the next days are occasions for Muslims. These are days on which we eat and drink.” (Abu Dawud, “Sawm”, 50; Tirmidhi, “Sawm”, 59)
The Holy month of Ramadan is set apart by the promising event of Eid-ul-Fitr. It is one of the most praised events that are anticipated by Muslims consistently. With the start of the long stretch of Ramadan, Muslims begin peering toward its finish, which would accompany the pleasantries, and festivities of Eid.
During the entire month of Ramadan where Muslims fast, the celebration of Eid comes as a prize for them during which they make uncommon eating, wearing, and celebratory plans. It is perhaps the best endowment of Allah SWT that Muslims could appreciate. The lines underneath talk about the propitious idea of Eid-ul-Fitr alongside how the Eid-ul-Fitr supplication is to be advertised.
Observing Eid After Ramadan the Gift From Allah:
It is described by Hazrat Anas (RA) in an accompanying way,
“Heavenly Prophet came to Madinah, the individuals had two days in which they used to engage and interest themselves. He asked: “What are these two days?” They stated: “We used to interest ourselves and enjoy these two days during the Days of Ignorance (jahiliyyah). The Messenger of Allah stated, “Allah has filled in for you an option that could be superior to these two; the Eid of Adha (penance) and the Eid of Fitr .” [Sunan Abi Dawood]
From this hadith the capacity or celebration of Eid is a gift from Allah Almighty with the goal that Muslims could cheer and celebrate during the times of Eid. Accordingly, if there is an event which Muslims can make explicit for cheering, celebrating, and joyful creation, it is the day of Eid-ul-Fitr and Eid-ul-Adha.
The routine of Prophet Muhammad (PBUH):
There are various portrayals of various Companions of Prophet Muhammad (PBUH) that show the various exercises which the Prophet (PBUH) used to perform during the day of Eid-ul-Fitr. A portion of the significant Activities of Prophet Muhammad (PBUH) explicit right up ’til the present time is talked about beneath.
Hazrat Jabir bin Samurah RA describes:
“I implored with the Messenger of Allah the two Eid supplications more than once, without an Adhan or Iqamah.” (Muslim)
From this portrayal offering the petition of Eid was a demonstration that Prophet (PBUH) uniquely performed during the Eid-ul-Fitr day.
Eating Food – The arrangement and eating of an assortment of nourishments as a rule and desserts specifically is additionally illustrative of the day of Eid-ul-Fitr. Hazrat Anas (RA) describes:
“Prophet (PBUH) didn’t go (to the spot of petition) toward the beginning of the day on the times of Eid-ul-Fitr till he ate a few dates, and he used to eat an odd number.” (Bukhari)
Subsequently, before going for the Eid-ul-Fitr Namaz a Muslim must think about eating something before heading off to the supplication. In another portrayal, Hazrat Buraidah (RA) says:
“Heavenly Prophet (PBUH) didn’t go out upon the arrival of Eid-ul-Fitr till he had eaten some food; and that he didn’t eat any food upon the arrival of Eid-ul-Adha till he had supplicated.” (Tirmidhi)
Subsequently, upon the arrival of Eid-ul-Fitr a Muslim must guarantee that before going to offer supplication he eats something first.
Change of Routes – upon the arrival of Eid-ul-Fitr before going to offer supplication, Prophet (PBUH) would go from one course and return from the other. This is referenced in the portrayal of Hazrat Jabir (RA) where He stated:
“Upon the arrival of Eid the Holy Prophet (PBUH) used to return by an alternate course from the one he had taken when going out.” (Bukhari)
Therefore, upon the arrival of Eid a Muslim must take various courses with the goal that he can meet and welcome as many individuals conceivable and spread love.
Significance of Eid-ul-Fitr:
Eid is a day when Muslims cheer all the great deeds they have attempted during the long stretch of Ramadan and feed their body for all the hardship which it has experienced due to fasting for thirty days. Be that as it may, Eid day doesn’t mean Muslims are liberated from their normal supplications and different commitments. In this way, all different obligations and commitments on Eid ul Fitr must be done in like manner.
Upon the arrival of Eid-ul-Fitr Muslims from various nations and spots of the world travel to their countries and main residences to commend the capacity with the loved ones. Also, it is during the celebration of Eid that family companions meet with one another in this way the individuals from various families interface with one another. Consequently, above everything else, Eid-ul-Fitr holds extraordinary social significance as it permits get-together in any event once per year for the individuals who don’t collaborate or meet with one another throughout the entire year.
Upon the arrival of Eid-ul-Fitr, Muslims keep regardless of their strains and clashes and welcome each other with adoration and satisfaction. On this day Muslims excuse each other for the entirety of the past mix-ups and by pardoning all that they embrace one another and give their connection a new beginning that depends on affection and fraternity with no ulterior thought processes.
How to Perform Eid-ul-Fitr Prayer:
Eid-ul-Fitr is not quite the same as the customer required supplications and it has an extra technique for the offering. The lines beneath give the significant advances associated with offering Eid-ul-Fitr supplication.
The initial step is to make expectations for the prayer which would be diverse contrasted with the goal made for ordinary Namaz. In this prayer a Muslim must expect for offering two Rakats Wajib with Six extra Takbeers and after that state ‘Allahu Akbar’ while contacting the ears similarly as in daily prayers.
The subsequent advance is equivalent to normal supplication in which a Muslim would present Sana, notwithstanding, after the Sana as opposed to moving to Qirat, a Muslim would state Allahu Akbar and contact the ears and afterward let the hands open downwards. This will happen multiple times and after that he would overlay the hands similarly as done in customary supplication and begin presenting Qirat.
The remainder of the means would be equivalent to in the customary prayer, where a Muslim would go into Rukoo, state the Tasbeeh, rise, and afterward go into surrender multiple times with the Tasbeeh in the surrender and afterward ascend for the second Rakat.
When in the second Rakat a Muslim must proceed with the Qirat and before going to Rukoo by saying ‘Allahu Akbar’ a Muslim must touch the ears and let the hands down as opposed to going into Rukoo. He should state ‘Allahu Akbar’ multiple times and in the fourth time, he should go into the Rukoo.
After that a Muslim must proceed with the normal prayer steps and after Tashud state Salam and finish up the supplication and subsequently make Dua.
Finally, A short message for our Readers in this pandemic situation
To put it plainly, Eid-ul-Fitr is one of the most promising events that is anticipated by Muslims everywhere throughout the world. This celebration is a gift of Allah Almighty and the motivation behind it is to assist Muslims with approaching one another, spread euphoria, and love to all the individuals that interact with a Muslim.
On this Eid, do remember all those around you who are actually in need. The world economy and businesses have been disturbed badly and even the well-established ones are affected due to the pandemic of coronavirus. Do not ignore and be the supportive hands for others in this time of trial.
May Allah accept all our Ibadat(worships) and most importantly may He SWT help us implement all the good that we learned and practiced throughout this month of Ramadan. Ameen.