Narrated from Harith that Ali bin Abi Talib (RA) said: “It is from the Sunnah to go out for the Eid (Salah) on foot, and to eat something before going out.”
Chapter No: 30
Chapter No: 31
Narrated from Ibn Umar that Allah’s Apostle ﷺ, Abu Bakr (RA), and Umar (RA) used to offer Salah of the two Eid before the sermon, and then they would deliver the sermon.
Chapter No: 32
Jabir bin Samurah (RA) said: “I did offer the two Eid Salah with the Prophet ﷺ more than once or twice without the Adhan and Iqamah.”
Chapter No: 33
Narrated from An-Nu’man bin Bashir (RA) that on the two Eid and the Friday prayer, the Prophet used to recite: ‘Glorify the Name of your Lord, the Most High (surah al-Ala),’ and ‘Has there come to you the narration of the overwhelming? (Surah al-Ghashiyah)’ And sometimes they both would fall on the same day, so he would recite the two of them.
Narrated from Ubaidullah bin Abdullah bin Utbah that Umar bin Al-Khattab (RA) asked Abu Waqid Al-Laithi what Allah’s Apostle ﷺ used to recite during the (Salah of) Al-Fitr and Al-Adha, so he said: ‘He used to recite: ‘Qaf, By the Glorious Quran (Surah Qaf) and the ‘Hour has drawn near, and the moon has been cleft asunder (Surah Al Qamar).’”
There is another chain with similar narration. Hannad reported like it from Ibn Uyaynah and he from Damrah ibn Sa’eed.
Chapter No: 34
Kathir bin Abdullah reported from this father, from his grandfather that in the Eid Salah the Prophet ﷺ called the Takbeer in the first (Rak’ah) seven (times) before the recitation, and in the last, five (times) before the recitation.
Chapter No: 35
Narrated from Ibn Abbas (RA) that the Prophet ﷺ came out on the day of Al-Fitr, so he offered two Rak’ah then he did not offer any Salah before it or after it.
Abu Bakr bin Hafs, who is son of Umar bin Sa’d bin Abi Waqqas, narrated regarding Ibn Umar (RA), that he went out on the day of Eid, and he did not offer any Salah before it or after it. And he mentioned that the Prophet ﷺ did like that.
Chapter No: 36
Narrated from Umm Atiyyah that Allah’s Apostle ﷺ used to make the virgins, the mature women, the secluded and the menstruating, to go out for the two Eid. As for the menstruating women, they would stay away from the praying place and (only) participate in the Muslims supplications. One of them asked: “O Messenger of Allah! ﷺ What if a woman does not have a veil? He said: ‘Then her sister should lend her a veil.’”
There is a similar narration from Umm Atiyyah with another chain.
Chapter No: 37
Narrated from Abu Hurairah (RA) that on the day of Eid if Allah’s Apostle ﷺ would go out by one route, he would return by another.
Chapter No: 38
Abdullah bin Buraidah narrated from his father the Prophet ﷺ would not go out on the Day of Fitr before he ate, and on the day of Adha he would not eat until he offered (Eid) Salah.
Narrated from Anas bin Malik (RA) that the Prophet ﷺ used to have a breakfast of dates on the Day of Fitr before going out to the place of Salah.