Sunnah of Eid

By Lawahda

Sunnah of Eid:

  •   Wake up early.
  • Prepare for personal cleanliness,
  • take care of details of clothing, etc. T
  • ake a Ghusl (bath) after Fajr. Brush your teeth.
  • Dress up, putting on best clothes available, whether new or cleaned old ones. Use perfume.
  • Have breakfast on Eid-al-Fitr before leaving for prayer ground.
  • On Eid-al-Adha, eat breakfast after Salaat or after sacrifice if you are doing a sacrifice.
  • Pay Zakaat-al-Fitr before Salaat-al-Eid (on Eid-al-Fitr).
  • Go to prayer ground early.
  • Offer Salaat-al-Eid in congregation in an open place except when whether is not permitting like rain, snow, etc.
  • Use two separate route to and from the prayer ground.
  • Recite the following Takbir on the way to Salaat and until the beginning of Salaat-al-Eid:

Allaho-Akber, Allaho-Akber. La ila-ha ill-lal-lah. Allaho-Akber, Allaho-Akber. Wa-lilahill hamd.

  (Allah is great, Allah is great. There is no god but Allah. Allah is great, Allah is great. And all praises are for Allah).

How to recite Takbeer:

While going towards the place of Eid prayer Takbeer should be recited softly (for Eidul Fitr prayer) and loudly (for Eidul-Adha prayers).





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