Eid Mubarak 2018 from Nelson Town Council!

Published: 22 August 2018

On behalf of everybody at Nelson Town Council, the Chairman- Cllr. Zafar Ali, wishes everyone in Nelson, Pendle and across the world celebrating the festivities of Eid-ul-Adha a very happy Eid Mubarak. Muslims will be celebrating Eid Ul Adha with their families today and tomorrow. Eid Ul-Adha, also known as The Festival of Sacrifice or 'Big Eid,' also coincides with the end of the Hajj pilgrimage (one of the five pillars of Islam).  Cllr. Nazeem Hayat, Vice-Chair, Nelson Town Council added- "Eid is a time of joy and happiness for Muslims. It's always great to see our diverse community in Nelson celebrate Eid."  

 "We would like to wish all our residents from Nelson who have gone on pilgrimage to Makkah- ‘Hajj Mubarak’ and hope that everyone is enjoying the festivities during this period- Eid Mubarak"- Cllr. Zafar Ali, Chairman, Nelson Town Council.