Muslims gather for community prayer on Eid'l Fitr: 'WE SURVIVED THE TEST OF ALLAH'
As-asalamu alaykum (Peace be upon you).
Muslim brothers and sisters clad in their Islamic clothing - the modest white thaws (garment) for men and black loose dress with Hijab (head covering) for women gathered to hold a community prayer to celebrate Eid’l Fitr or the end of Ramadan held front of the Bacolod Government Center yesterday, June 5, 2019.
Muslims in Bacolod City - DAR-AL-DHIKR Islamic Center headed by Imam Omar Betita and Imam Abulkhaer Nadela Caruga, of Masjid Abu Bakr Al Siddiq, a grand Muslim Imam in Bacolod City led their brother and sister Muslims to an Islamic prayer.
Imam Betita said they were grateful to Allah, one and only God they believe and worship, that they were able to survive His tests in the observance of the Haram (prohibited) and Halal (lawful and permitted) acts during the month-long period of Ramadan.
They brought along their families for the prayer which was followed by a celebration in their respective mosque and centers.
“We honor and praise Allah for giving us the strength and courage to complete the period Ramadan which was devoted on extended prayers and fasting. We also thanked Allah for His protection, guidance and provisions to our families,” Imam Betita said.
Grand Imam Abulkhaer was also grateful to the ever merciful Allah. They celebrate a feast for Allah on this day.
Muslims from Bacolod, Calatrava and Hinigaran and other areas came to attend the community prayer and feast.
Muslim foreigners who live in Bacolod City also celebrate with their fellow Muslims.*
ON EID’L FITR: Muslim brothers greet each other on the feast of Eid’l Fitr (end of Ramadan) following their gathering for prayer and celebration at the Bacolod Government Center on June 5, 2019.
MUSLIM brothers in celebratory spirit at the end of Ramadan.
MUSLIM families during Eid’l Fitr celebration in Bacolod City.
WOMEN Muslims and their children pray to Allah.
FOREIGNER Muslims celebrate with their fellow Muslims in Bacolod and Negros Occidental.