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Sacrifice Ratio

The cost to an economy when growth slows or stops in order to combat inflation. The ratio shows the cost for each percentage of decrease in inflation. It is calculated thusly:

Sacrifice ratio = (Dollar cost of lost production) / (Percentage of change to the inflation rate)
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"We do the ritual sacrifice for the Hajj celebration every year," said Hajji Hassan Che Kob, 64, the chairman of the mosque.
Earlier, Syaikh Ismail in his sermon entitled Aidiladha: Where is Our Sacrifice? called on all Muslims to take a caring approach and be prepared to sacrifice by extending aid to Muslims suffering all over the world.
"This Eid also reminds us of the heavy sacrifices made by the Kashmiri people for their freedom", the Speaker said.
This was the supreme sacrifice, attempting to give up the person he loved best in this world, for what he believed to be the command of his Creator.
Eid al-Adha is commonly known as Bakrid or "festival of sacrifice", and will be celebrated by the Muslim community across the country on August 12.On August 5, the United Shia Movement had urged the Muslim community not to sacrifice animals on August 12, which falls on the last Monday of Sawan.
On this day, the police department honours the sacrifices of personnel who laid down their lives for the security of the nation and in line of duty.
It marks the end date of the Hajj pilgrimage to Mecca, one of the five pillars of Islam.What is Eid Al Adha?The Eid Al Adha celebration honors the willingness of Ibrahim, recognized as a prophet in Islam, to sacrifice his son as an act of obedience to Allah's command.
The lamb is brought to the Temple and offered as a sacrifice.
Despite the fact that the ethnic group have it clear that only one clan can slaughter the camel, differences arose as to who would oversee the sacrifice ceremony before they attacked each other with pangas," said Mr Odhiambo.
Pakistan Army, Badin DC and police department presented gifts to the parents of martyrs and highlighted their sacrifices for Pakistan, in the connection of 6th September on Tuesday.
And the best examples of complete submission, obedience to God for Muslims is that of Prophet Ibrahim (peace be upon him) whose spirit of sacrifice won him the favour of Almighty God and his name was made to be remembered and revered till the end of time.
Central President Awami National Party (ANP), Asfandyar Wali Khan has said that sacrifices of our workers have paved the way for creating a free and autonomous homeland for the people of the region.