Tag: #Eid al-Adha
This is the ultimate pain – that a parent sacrifices his own offspring, such as what Prophet Ibrahim did to sacrifice his son Ismail as an act of obedience to Allah’s command. In the Quran, Allah’s command came in the form of a dream. As Ibrahim was about to do this, Allah stops him by sending Angel Jibreel with a ram to sacrifice instead. This act became the cornerstone of the Adha, or Arabic for sacrifice.