Eid-ul-fitr was celebrated with great enthusiasm and gusto in the city on Wednesday, which also marked the end of the holy month of Ramzan and start of new Hijri month Shawwal.
Special Eid prayers were organised at Eidgahs and masjids across the city. After congregational prayers Muslim brethren prayed for peace, harmony and brotherhood in the country.
Members of the Muslim community gathered at the masjids across the city right from the morning around 6 am after offering the fajr (daybreak) namaz.
The first Eid namaz was offered at Eidgah ground, Jama Masjid, Salfiabad at 6.45 am. Imam Noman Zaki led the prayer. Salim Patel said namaz was held on the Eidgah ground for the first time at Salfiabad Jama Masjid. There were separate arrangements for women.
At Masjid-e-Waledain, Darululoom Salfia, Gadikhana Ahle Hadith masjid, Masjid Alfuddin too separate arrangements were made for women.
Imam Tausif Riyazi urged the Muslim community to adhere with the teaching of the holy Quran and follow the life of prophet Mohammed (SAW) in other months of Ramzan.
At Darululoom Salfia Imam Abdul Malik prayed for the welfare of people and peace and harmony in the country.
At Madina Masjid two congregational prayers were held at 8 am and 9 am.
Namaz offered at Eidgahs and masjids on following timings:
07:40 AM Eidgah Ground Jafar Nagar, Nagpur.
08:45 AM Noori Masjid, Behind Police Line Taking, Nagpur.
08.00 AM 1st. Jammat
09.00 AM 2nd. Jammat Madina Masjid, Behind Police Line Takli, Nagpur..
08.30 AMÂ Raza-e-Taj, Near Pallotti School, Suraj Nagar, Nagpur.
8 AMÂ Masjid Ahbab 2, Beside Mahesh Nagar, Nagpur.
08:30 AMÂ Borgaon Masjid, Borgaon, Nagpur.
08:15 AMÂ Chaoni Masjid, Chaoni Nagpur.
07:30 AMÂ Sadar Eidgah, Sadar Nagpur.
09:15 AMÂ Sadar Badi Masjid, Sadar Nagpur.
07:30 AMÂ Darul Uloom Salfiyah Ahbab Colony, Nagpur.
07:15 AMÂ Masjid Walidain Rose Colony Jafar Nagar, Nagpur.
08:00 AMÂ Â Markaz Jamiat Ahlehadees Mominpura, Nagpur.
07:30 AMÂ Â Jama Masjid Ahlehadees Gadhikhana Mahal, Nagpur.
07:30 AMÂ Â Masjid Alfuddin Kala Patthar Mahal, Nagpur.
07:30 AMÂ Â Masjid Ahlehadees Farook Nagar Teka, Nagpur.
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