Eid-ul-Azha is a festive occasion for Muslims the world over. As it approaches, many of us are looking forward to making arrangements for sacrificing animals.
We are all familiar with how time-consuming and complicated the whole process is. From procuring your sacrificial animal at your nearest (read far-off) bakra mandi (cattle market), to getting access to a butcher on Eid day, to ensuring that everything is in order as your relatives come in. There are quite a lot of things to take care of as Eid-ul-Azha approaches.
Mercifully, things have become easier now, thanks to the wonders of the technological revolution in Pakistan. With over 40 million 3G/4G users, and an increasing number of broadband connections, Pakistanis have become more tech-savvy than ever. In fact, you can now take care of the qurbani (sacrifice) online.
We take a look at some services that aim to take care of your sacrificial needs this Eid-ul-Azha. hoping that you get to enjoy your time with loved ones, with great food and arrangements to boot.
List of Websites That Offer Qurbani Online
Here is a list of Online Qurbani Websites that are providing services.
Note: Buyers are advised to do their due diligence before ordering sacrificial animals from the mentioned resources. These online services accept online bank transfers, Easypay, Debit / Credit Card details before deals can be executed.
The central theme of Eid-ul-Azha revolves around sacrifice. This Eid, it is important to remember those who are less fortunate than us, and making sure that you do your part to help them as well.
The Qurbani Foundation can help you do your duty as a conscientious and charitable Muslim. If you wish to donate sacrificial animals to people from over 70 countries across Africa, Asia and Europe, this is the place for you.
Check out the Qurbani Foundation at Qurbani.com.pk.
Qurbani Pro / Meat Pro (for Islamabad / Rawalpindi)
Looking for getting a sacrificial animal for your daawats in the twin cities? Qurbani Pro is offering to procure the animals for you and have them delivered at your place during Eid Day. The animals will be sacrificed in a Shariah-compliant manner and you can order from your choice of animal or weight.
Its time to say goodbye to your butcher worries on Eid Day.
Bakra Online (for Karachi, Lahore, Islamabad, Faisalabad)
One of the most comprehensive online services for sacrificial animals out there, BakraOnline has you spoilt for choice. You can buy a Bakra, Dumba, Goat, Cow, bull or Camel from this website, both for personal or charitable purposes.
Though its website design leaves a lot to be desired, BakraOnline.pk can help you take care of your issues this Eid.
Eid Qurbani (For Karachi)
Another comprehensive resource for getting the sacrificial animal that you want this Eid, check out Eid Qurbani.com.pk today.
Sahara for Life Trust (for Lahore)
If you are looking for a dependable and trusted name in charity this Eid-ul-Azha, consider Sahara for Life Trust.
Sahara has arranged slaughtering services at Narowal that will provide healthy goats and cows for sacrificial purposes. Meat from the Qurbani will be distributed among the poor, needy and in far-flung areas of Pakistan. All proceeds from the sale of leather skins will be utilized for the treatment of poor and marginalized patients at Sughra Shafi Medical Complex Narowal.
Alamgir Welfare Trust International
Another trusted name in charitable initiatives, Alamgir Welfare Trust Int’l is providing computerized sacrificial services. The organization claims that its system is geared for efficiency, since they help people book their meat months before Eid.
People are provided with the time and date to collect their sacrificial meat. They can do so by redeeming a token that Alamgir Welfare Trust provides in select locations all over Pakistan.
The charitable organization has also made arrangements for selling animal hides and ensure that the money is used for poverty alleviation initiatives.
Qurbani Online (for Karachi)
If you are looking for a convenient online service to buy and deliver sacrificial meat to your home, relatives or any charitable organization in Karachi, then check out Qurbani Online.
Will you be making use of these services during Eid-ul-Azha this year? Let us know in the comments below.