Muslims all around the world celebrate the ‘Day of Arafat’ today

This is considered to be the holiest day on the Islamic calendar.

Shanzay Salman

Shanzay Salman

Features Editor

“O People! just as you regard this month, this day ,this city as sacred ,so regard the life and property of every Muslim a sacred trust. Return the goods entrusted to you to their rightful owners. Hurt no one so that no one may hurt you. Remember that you will indeed meet your Lord, and that he will indeed reckon your deeds.” —-Prophet Muhammad (PBUH) from his Last Sermon

Muslims all around the world celebrate the Day of Arafat, the holiest day on the Islamic calendar today, which marks the 9th Day of the sacred month of Dhul Hajj, and the Day that Muhammad (PBUH) delivered the Last Sermon of his life.

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We are now in Dhul Hajj, the twelfth and most sacred month in the Islamic calendar, marking the month of pilgrimage known as Hajj, and the festival of Eid ul Adha.

Muslims all over the world celebrate this auspicious period with fasting, prayer and feasts.