Muslims celebrate Eid al-Adha – in pictures

Eid al-Adha, the festival of sacrifice, is celebrated throughout the Muslim world to mark Abraham’s willingness to sacrifice his son for God. Cows, camels, goats and sheep are traditionally slaughtered on this day

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Muslims pose for photo at Sultanahmet Square after performing Eid al-Adha prayer at Hagia Sophia Grand Mosque in Istanbul, Turkey

Photograph: Anadolu Agency/Getty Images

Tue 20 Jul 2021 08.58 EDT

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