ISRA UK QURBANI 2019 distribution completed, Alhamdulillah
Communities and families in Gaza, Yemen, Swat, Kashmir, Sindh, Uganda, East Sudan, East Africa, Syria, and Royinga refugees in Bangladesh received fresh meat and meals, all from the animals donated by our supporters on Eid Ul Adha.
What is Qurbani (Eid-ul-Adha)
Eid-ul-Adha (‘festival of Sacrifice’), is the second most important festival in the Muslim calendar. The festival remembers prophet Ibrahim’s willingness to sacrifice his son when Allah ordered him to. Moreover, Eid ul Adha marks, the completion of the annual Hajj and Muslims around the world will celebrate and honour this tradition by sacrificing an animal and distributing the meat to those in need.
Today Muslims all over the world, who can afford it, sacrifice a sheep (sometimes a goat) or even a cow as a reminder of prophet Ibrahim’s obedience to Allah.
For many years your Eid ul Adha (Qurbani) donation has allowed ISRA-UK to distribute fresh meat to thousands of families across the world, bringing some happiness to those suffering poverty.
Your Qurbani gift means everything to a poor family on Eid morning.
When the companions asked the Prophet peace be upon him “what is Qurbani? ” He replied: “It is the Sunnah of your father Ibrahim peace be upon him.”They then questioned: “what are the benefits that we get from Qurbani?” The Prophet peace be upon him replied: “A reward for every hair of the animal that you are sacrificing.