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Eid al-Adha 2020 In Pictures

Eid al-Adha, or the Feast of the Sacrifice, by sacrificing animals to commemorate the prophet Ibrahim's faith in being willing to sacrifice his son.

August 01, 2020

People offer namaz at Gedu Mian's mosque on the occasion of Eid al-Adha, in Agartala.

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People offer namaz on the occasion of Eid al-Adha, at Jama Masjid in New Delhi.

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People maintaining social distancing, offer namaz at Jumma Masjid on the occasion of Eid al-Adha, in Ahmedabad.

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People offer namaz on the occasion of Eid al-Adha at Nakhoda Masjid in Kolkata.

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People offer namaz on the occasion of Eid al-Adha outside a shrine during the lockdown to contain the spread of coronavirus, in Srinagar.

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Union Minister of Minority Affairs Mukhtar Abbas Naqvi offers namaz on the occasion of Eid al-Adha, at his residence in New Delhi.

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A family offers Eid prayers inside a room in Srinagar.

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People offer namaz on the occasion of Eid al-Adha at Nakhoda Masjid in Kolkata.

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Poeple offer namaz at a mosque on the occasion of Eid al-Adha festival during the complete lockdown on weekend to curb the spread of coronavirus, in Prayagraj.

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People offer namaz at Idgah on the occasion of Eid al-Adha, in Jodhpur.

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People offer namaz on the occasion of Eid al-Adha at Nakhoda Masjid in Kolkata.

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People offer namaz on the occasion of Eid al-Adha, at Jama Masjid in New Delhi.

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People offer namaz on the occasion of Eid al-Adha at Nakhoda Masjid in Kolkata.

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A boy wears a protective mask in the colors of the Indian national flag, leaves after offering Eid al-Adha prayer at the Jama Masjid in New Delhi.

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People on their way home after offering namaz at Nakhoda Masjid on the occasion of Eid al-Adha, in Kolkata.

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People wear masks as precaution against coronavirus and offer Eid al-Adha prayer at the Jama Masjid in New Delhi.

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People offer Eid prayers inside a local mosque in downtown Srinagar.

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People offer namaz on the occasion of Eid al-Adha outside a shrine during the lockdown to contain the spread of coronavirus, in Srinagar. The authorities have appealed to the people to offer prayers in their homes and not to go to mosques and shrines in the wake of coronavirus pandemic.

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A man with his children poses for a photograph after offering namaz on the occasion of Eid al-Adha, at Jama Masjid in Amritsar

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People offer namaz at their residence on the occasion of Eid al-Adha, during the complete weekend lockdown imposed to curb the spread of coronavirus, in Mirzapur.

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People offer namaz on the occasion of Eid al-Adha, at Eidgah in Lucknow.

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People offer namaz on the occasion of Eid al-Adha at Nakhoda Masjid in Kolkata.

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People wear masks as precaution against coronavirus and offer Eid al-Adha prayer at the Jama Masjid in New Delhi.

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People wear masks as precaution against coronavirus and offer Eid al-Adha prayer at the Jama Masjid in New Delhi.

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People gather at Nakhoda Masjid on the occasion of Eid al-Adha, in Kolkata.

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People offer namaz on the occasion of Eid al-Adha, at Jama Masjid in New Delhi.

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People gather at Nakhoda Masjid on the occasion of Eid al-Adha, in Kolkata.

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People on their way home after offering namaz at Jama Masjid on the occasion of Eid al-Adha, in New Delhi.

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People wear masks as precaution against coronavirus and offer Eid al-Adha prayer at the Jama Masjid in New Delhi.

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People wear face mask as a precaution against coronavirus arrive to offer Eid al-Adha prayer at the Jama Masjid in New Delhi.

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People wear masks as precaution against coronavirus leaves after offering namaz at Jama Masjid on the occasion of Eid al-Adha, in New Delhi.

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People take selfie after offering Eid al-Adha prayer at the Jama Masjid in New Delhi.

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A man adjusts the mask of his son as they wait to offer Eid al-Adha prayer at the Jama Masjid in New Delhi.

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People offer Eid al-Adha prayer next to the Dome of the Rock Mosque in the Al Aqsa Mosque compound in Jerusalem's old city. This is the first Feast of Sacrifice since the onset of the global coronavirus pandemic. The major Muslim holiday, at the end of the hajj pilgrimage to Mecca, is observed around the world by believers and commemorates prophet Abraham's pledge to sacrifice his son as an act of obedience to God.

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People offer Eid al-Adha prayer at a park as mosques are limited for ten people following the government's measures to help stop the spread of the coronavirus, in the mixed Arab Jewish city of Jaffa, near Tel Aviv, Israel.

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People wearing face masks offer Eid al-Adha prayer at a park as mosques are limited for ten people following the government's measures to help stop the spread of the coronavirus, in the mixed Arab Jewish city of Jaffa, near Tel Aviv, Israel.

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People pray outside a mosque as they celebrate Eid al-Adha, which Muslims in Russia call Kurban-Bairam in St.Petersburg, Russia.

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People pray on a pedestrian bridge outside a crowded mosque during an Eid al-Adha prayer in Medan, North Sumatra, Indonesia.

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People wearing protective masks as a precaution against infection from coronavirus, gather for the Eid al-Adha prayer inside the Byzantine-era Hagia Sophia, recently converted back to a mosque, in the historic Sultanahmet district of Istanbul.

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Afghans dance to celebrate Eid al-Adha at Brigade parade ground, in Kolkata.

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