Is Eid prayer different?
Eid Salah is a special prayer that commemorates the end of Ramadan on the day of Eid ul-Fitr and the sacrifice of Prophet Abraham on the day of Eid ul-Adha. Muslims all around the world perform this salah twice a year, and the method is different from the daily prayers. It consists of two rak’ahs (units of prayer).
What is the difference between Friday prayer and Eid prayer?
It should be noted that the sermon for the Friday Prayer precedes the Prayer, while on the occasion of Eid, the sermon follows the Prayer.
Is Eid prayer sunnah or Fard?
Why is Eid Salah prayed? Salat-ul-Eid is considered either a sunnah, wajib (required), or fard kifaya (communal obligation) act of worship depending on the madhab you follow.
How do you pray Eid prayer step by step?
Eid Salah – step by step
- Make the intention to perform Eid prayer.
- Give the opening takbeer (‘Allahu Akbar’) with the imam.
- Say the opening supplication quietly to yourself.
- Give 3 more takbeer with the imam, raising your hands out for each.
- Listen to the imam recite Surah al-Fatihah and an additional surah.
What is the importance of Eid prayer?
Offering salat during Eid signifies togetherness among family, friends, neighbours, and relatives. It signifies the importance of a tradition. People are pepped up after the fasting period is over and greet each other ‘Eid Mubaraak’ making celebration even livelier.
Can you pray Eid prayer twice?
When the imam finishes praying Eid salah, you can then pray your Eid prayers together. Please note however: you should not follow and pray behind the imam on a live feed. Wait until the imam finishes, then pray your own Eid prayers with the people in your own household or by yourself if you’re living alone.
What do you do if you miss Eid prayer?
According to the Malikis, al-Khurashy, a Maliki jurist, said, “It is recommended for whoever misses the Eid prayer with the imam to pray it.