SRINAGAR — Eid-ul-Adha prayers were observed with immense devotion and enthusiasm across Jammu and Kashmir on Thursday.
As per the reports from the news agency KNS, the largest congregation took place at Hazratbal Shrine in Srinagar with thousands of worshipers gathered to offer prayers, followed by similar gatherings at Charar-i-Sharief in Budgam and various Eidgahs across other districts.
An official said that the peaceful atmosphere prevailed throughout as prayers were concluded peacefully across Kashmir.
Hazratbal Shrine, a revered spiritual site in Srinagar, witnessed a sea of worshipers, united in prayer and seeking blessings on the occasion of Eid-u-Adha. People, adorned in traditional attire, thronged the shrine premises from early morning.
Similarly, Charar-i-Sharief in Budgam and other Eidgahs across Jammu and Kashmir echoed with the resounding prayers of the faithful as people from various walks of life came together to celebrate the auspicious occasion.
In Jammu, the largest congregation was observed at Eidgah Jammu, where devotees gathered to offer prayers and seek blessings. The venue reverberated with the beautiful recitation of prayers and the heartfelt supplications of the worshipers.
An official said that the administration and local authorities had made meticulous arrangements to ensure the smooth conduct of prayers and to facilitate the comfort and safety of the worshipers. “Adequate security measures were put in place to maintain a peaceful environment. Eid prayers concluded on a peaceful note,” he added.