Saturday, December 10, 2022
Islamic Movement Rejoices with Followers of Ahlul Bayt(AS) on the Occasion of Ghadeer Print E-mail

The Islamic  Movement in Nigeria under the Leadership of Sayyid Ibraheem Zakzaky rejoices with Muslim world especially the Followers of Ahlul Bayt(AS) on the occasion of Eid Ghadeder.

Eid Ghadeer is duly celebrated on the 18th of Dhul hajj to mark the day the holy Prophet (SAWA) appointed Imam Ali(AS) as successor after him at a place called Ghadeer Khum, thus the name Eid Ghadeer.


This Ghadir-e-Khumm event happened on the 18th of Dhil-Hijjah (1410 AH), in 10 Hijra in front of nearly one hundred and twenty thousand (120,000) Muslims while returning from the last hajj (Hajjatul-wida / farewell pilgrimage) of our Holy Prophet (S.A.WA).

Ghadeer is the most important Eid in Islam with the appointment of Imam Ali as wasiy of the Prophet.