Eid Celebrations

  • Eid celebrations in Jama Masjid, New Delhi July 29, 2014

    People flock to the iconic Jama Masjid in New Delhi from across the world to celebrate Eid on Tuesday. With the end of the tough month of Ramzan people rejoice and embrace one another and ask Allah for his blessings. ...
  • MP CM reaches out to Narendra Modi, compares him with Sardar Patel August 11, 2013

    Bhopal: Madhya Pradesh Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan on Sunday compared his Gujarat counterpart and BJP poll panel chief Narendra Modi to Sardar Vallabbhai Patel in a tweet. "The stature and work of Shri Narender Modi can only be compared with Sardar Patel," he said on microblogging site Twitter. The move...
  • Raging bull disrupts Eid celebration, injures 5 persons August 9, 2013

    A bull disrupted Eid celebrations in Mathura in Uttar Pradesh when it went on a rampage before the day's main prayers, police said. The incident took place as Muslims were preparing for the namaz near Deeng gate around 9 am. Just then, the bull entered the road and injured five people...
  • Muslims celebrate Eid with traditional fervour amid tight security August 9, 2013

    Eid was celebrated across Uttar Pradesh with traditional gaiety and religious fervour on Friday amid heavy police presence and security. The morning 'namaaz' (prayers) were offered at major mosques like Aishbagh Idgah and Teelewaali Masjid in the state capital and in Jama Masjid in Agra. There were no reports of any untoward...
  • If you have PM ambitions, you need to have a big heart: Raza on Modi August 9, 2013

    Bhopal: Actor Raza Murad on Friday hit out at Gujarat Chief Minister and BJP poll panel chief Narendra Modi saying if some one has Prime Ministerial ambitions, then that person needs to have a big heart. "No one can become a Prime Minister by dividing the society on religious lines,"...
  • Agra celebrates Eid-ul-Fitr, Teej celebrations in midst of downpour August 9, 2013

    A heavy downpour on Friday morning brought cheer in some quarters but also concern, as water-logging and overflowing of drains were reported, making mobility cumbersome on the day of Eid-ul-Fitr in this historical Uttar Pradesh city. Haryali Teej festivities, on which many Hindus mark the third day after the new moon...
  • People across India, world celebrate Eid August 9, 2013

    New Delhi: The holy month of Ramzan has come to an end on Friday as Muslims across India and the world were celebrating Eid. Early this morning, hundreds of people have gathered in mosques across the country. Each year, Delhi's Jama Masjid welcomes at least 20,000 people on Eid. Soon after...
  • Watch: Salman celebrates Eid with family, fans August 21, 2012

    With his latest release 'Ek Tha Tiger' joining the Rs 100 crore club, Salman Khan has all the more reason to cheer. ...
  • Eid: Muslims in Delhi pray for peace and calm August 20, 2012

    As the nation celebrates Eid on Monday, the Muslim community in Delhi said it prayed for peace across the country. ...
  • Eid: Delhi Jama Masjid Imam appeals for peace August 20, 2012

    Amidst tensions in the Northeast, the Imam of Delhi's Jama Masjid has appealed for peace and calm on the occasion of Eid. ...
  • Watch: Eid treats from Mumbai streets August 20, 2012

    Eid festivities are all about mouth-watering delicacies and CNN-IBN visited the streets of Mumbai to get you the true spirit of the festival. ...
  • 17,000 policemen in B'lore for peaceful Eid August 20, 2012

    Bangalore: The city police have intensified their crackdown on persons targeting people from the northeast who are living in the city. On Sunday, six persons were arrested by the Adugodi and Ashok Nagar police for allegedly threatening people from the northeastern states. With this, the total number of arrests since Thursday...
  • Hyderabad: Tight security amidst Eid celebrations August 20, 2012

    The nation celebrates Eid-ul-Fitr on Monday. It marks the end of month-long fasting for Muslims. ...
  • Watch: Celebrating Eid with sevaiyan at Jama Masjid August 20, 2012

    CNN-IBN brings you all the goodies and festivities of Eid from the narrow bylanes of Jama Masjid. ...
  • Fasting ends, feasting begins as nation marks Eid August 20, 2012

    Feasting begins after month long fasting as Muslims across the nation celebrate the festival of Eid-ul-Fitr. ...
  • Eid Mubarak: Imraan Khan's starched white memories October 3, 2008

    Mumbai: How do Bollywood stars spend Eid, the celebration marking the end of Ramadan. Is it presents, food and festivity? Having spent the month praying for eternal salvation, what do our stars seek to do on Eid. What is it that they cherish most about Eid? Here we have actor...
  • Watch: Eid celebrated in Srinagar today October 1, 2008

    The month of Ramazan is drawing to a close, and Eid will be celebrated across the country on Friday but for Sringagr, its Eid today. Muslims in Srinagar are already gearing up to the break their month long fast and begin celebrating. Mufti Islah takes us through the celebrations from...