BANDUNG-Vice Governor of West Java, Deddy Mizwar handed 1 local cattle to the committee of Eid al-Adha West Java Masjid Raya to be sacrificed in Eid al-Adha 1438 Hijriah or today, Friday (01/09).
Vice Governor accompanied by a number of board of DKM West Java Mesjid Raya, directly witnessed the process of animal slaughter done by the officers in the backyard of the mosque. After slaughtering the animal qurban belonging to the Vice Governor, the officers also directly slaughtered the cattle qurban cattle from the Governor of West Java, Ahmad Heryawan.
The vice governor said, this qurban is very important for Muslims, because this is a religious command according to what is done by the Prophet Ibrahim AS.
"We do not need anything else, other thoughts, that belief and faith," said Vice Governor, after witnessing the slaughter of qurban animals in the Great Mosque of West Java.
According to the Vice Governor, qurban has a broad impact on the social life of society, how to share and from the philosophical side cleanses our hearts of the animal properties so that we are even better.
"Hopefully the spirit to sacrifice Insya Allah beneficial for the needy," he said. (Parno)