'Abdullah b. 'Umar reported that (his father) 'Umar b. Khattab asked Abu Waqid al-Laithi what the Messenger of Allaah (sallAllaahu alayhi wa sallam) used to recite on 'Id-ul-Adha and 'Id-ul-Fitr. He said: He used to recite in them:" Qaf. By the Glorious Qur'an" (Surah 1)," The Hour drew near, and the moon was rent asunder" (Surah liv.).
'Utba reported that his father Waqid al-Laithi said: 'Umar b. Khattab asked me what the Messenger of Allaah (sallAllaahu alayhi wa sallam) recited on 'Id day. I said:" The Hour drew near" and Qaf. By the Glorious Qur'an".