PHUKET: Preparations are underway for one and all to join the “Festival of the Sacrifice” activities to be held at the Muslim Wittaya Phuket School in Koh Kaew on October 15.

The auspicious date of October 15 has been designated as the Islamic celebration of Eid al-Adha, according to esteemed elders, Islamic scholars and astrologers of the Central Islamic Council of Thailand.

Eid al-Adha, also known as the “Festival of the Sacrifice”, is a key religious holiday celebrated by Muslims worldwide and is one of the most important days on the Islamic calendar.