written by: Mizanur RahmanS/o Abdul Kadir
The festival of Eid-ul-Fitr is on our head. And it is celebrated on the day when the first sight of new moon is seen in the sky.May 25 is going to be the celebration day this year. But celebration will be very different this year.
The Muslim community has been urged to offer Eid prayer from home and avoiding large gathering just because of pandemic situation by coronavirus across the world.
Eid -ul-Fitr 2020: ways to celebrate eid at home during Covid-19 lockdown
Eid ul Fitr 2020 India:Connect with your family close friends relatives on Eid this year through video conferencing,live streaming and other social media platform.
Currently, the entire world is facing a challenging period. That’s why the celebration should be different this time, keeping in mind all the government guidelines.
HOW TO PRAY EID SALAH AT HOME?
The prayer of al-fitar is two rak’ahs.(ibne majah1064 sahih)
when praying at home it canbe prayed in jama’or alone.
Time:The recommended time is to pray approx 20mins aferthe sunrise.
- TAKBEER AL-TAHREEM (ALLAH AKBAR)
- DU’A AL-ISTIFTAAH
- 7 TH TAKBEERS (ALLAH AKBAR)
- SURAH AL-FATIHA +SURA AL-A’LA OR ANY SURA
- GETTING UP WITH TAKBEER (ALLAH AKBAR) FOR 2ND RAKAH
- 5TH TAKBEER (ALLAH AKBAR)
- SURA AL-FATIHA +AL-GHASHIYAH
- SAYING SALAM
THERE WILL BE NO KHUTBA AFTAR PRAYER AT HOME
There are some ways you can enjoy Eid-ul-Fitr this year at home amid coronavirus lockdown:
Decorate your house
Give your house festival look by cleaning it and decorate.
Greet your family friends relatives by social media platform:
Connect with your family friends relatives on this Eid occasion this year through video conferencing. And wish them through various social media platform such as Skype, WhatsApp, Google and Facebook etc.
Dress up for this occasion :
Despite the celebration Indoors, we can dress up for this occasion. Organise your attire along with the accessories to look your best and enjoy whole day.
Be old or new, no matter choose one the best.
Observe social distancing:
In case you step out of your houses, wear a mask and gloves, maintain distance from people in the market and public places, use often sanitizer . Once you back home wash your hands and keep troubles away.
Eat but be careful:
We think this day is eating day, but be careful while you eat. Keep guard and enjoy small quantities to avoid hurting your body and stomach.