Eid Al Adha in Istanbul

Eid Al Adha in Istanbul

ISTANBUL, TURKEY - AUGUST 11: Muslims perform the Eid Al Adha (Feast of Sacrifice) prayer at Camlica Mosque in Istanbul, Turkey on August 11, 2019. Muslims worldwide celebrate Eid Al-Adha, to commemorate the holy Prophet Ibrahim's (Prophet Abraham) readiness to sacrifice his son as a sign of his obedience to God, during which they sacrifice permissible animals, generally goats, sheep, and cows. Eid-al Adha is the one of two most important holidays in the Islamic calendar, with prayers and the ritual sacrifice of animals. ( Raşid Necati Aslım - Anadolu Agency )

Eid Al-Adha prayer in Turkey's Kocaeli Fotoğraf: Tahir Turan Eroğlu

KOCAELI, TURKEY - AUGUST 11: Muslims gather to perform the Eid Al Adha (Feast of Sacrifice) prayer at the historical Fevziye Mosque in Kocaeli, Turkey on August 11, 2019. Muslims worldwide celebrate Eid Al-Adha, to commemorate the holy Prophet Ibrahim's (Prophet Abraham) readiness to sacrifice his son as a sign of his obedience to God, during which they sacrifice permissible animals, generally goats, sheep, and cows. Eid-al Adha is the one of two most important holidays in the Islamic calendar, with prayers and the ritual sacrifice of animals. ( Tahir Turan Eroğlu - Anadolu Agency )

Eid Al Adha in Istanbul Fotoğraf: Orhan Akkanat

ISTANBUL, TURKEY - AUGUST 11: Muslims gather to perform the Eid Al Adha (Feast of Sacrifice) prayer at Camlica Mosque in Istanbul, Turkey on August 11, 2019. Muslims worldwide celebrate Eid Al-Adha, to commemorate the holy Prophet Ibrahim's (Prophet Abraham) readiness to sacrifice his son as a sign of his obedience to God, during which they sacrifice permissible animals, generally goats, sheep, and cows. Eid-al Adha is the one of two most important holidays in the Islamic calendar, with prayers and the ritual sacrifice of animals. ( Orhan Akkanat - Anadolu Agency )

Eid Al-Adha prayer in Turkey's Ankara Fotoğraf: Metin Aktas

ANKARA, TURKEY - AUGUST 11: Muslims gather to perform the Eid Al Adha (Feast of Sacrifice) prayer at Kocatepe Mosque in Ankara, Turkey on August 11, 2019. Muslims worldwide celebrate Eid Al-Adha, to commemorate the holy Prophet Ibrahim's (Prophet Abraham) readiness to sacrifice his son as a sign of his obedience to God, during which they sacrifice permissible animals, generally goats, sheep, and cows. Eid-al Adha is the one of two most important holidays in the Islamic calendar, with prayers and the ritual sacrifice of animals. ( Metin Aktas - Anadolu Agency )

Eid Al-Adha prayer in Turkey's Bursa Fotoğraf: Mustafa Yılmaz

BURSA, TURKEY - AUGUST 11: Muslims gather to perform the Eid Al Adha (Feast of Sacrifice) prayer at historical Grand Mosque in Bursa, Turkey on August 11, 2019. Muslims worldwide celebrate Eid Al-Adha, to commemorate the holy Prophet Ibrahim's (Prophet Abraham) readiness to sacrifice his son as a sign of his obedience to God, during which they sacrifice permissible animals, generally goats, sheep, and cows. Eid-al Adha is the one of two most important holidays in the Islamic calendar, with prayers and the ritual sacrifice of animals. ( Mustafa Yılmaz - Anadolu Agency )

Eid Al-Adha prayer in Turkey's Ankara Fotoğraf: Doğukan Keskinkılıç

ANKARA, TURKEY - AUGUST 11: An outer view of Ahmet Hamdi Akseki Mosque is seen during the Eid Al Adha (Feast of Sacrifice) prayer in Ankara, Turkey on August 11, 2019. Muslims worldwide celebrate Eid Al-Adha, to commemorate the holy Prophet Ibrahim's (Prophet Abraham) readiness to sacrifice his son as a sign of his obedience to God, during which they sacrifice permissible animals, generally goats, sheep, and cows. Eid-al Adha is the one of two most important holidays in the Islamic calendar, with prayers and the ritual sacrifice of animals. ( Doğukan Keskinkılıç - Anadolu Agency )

Eid Al-Adha prayer in Turkey's Edirne Fotoğraf: Hakan Mehmet Şahin

EDIRNE, TURKEY - AUGUST 11: Muslims perform the Eid Al Adha (Feast of Sacrifice) prayer at historical Selimiye Mosque in Edirne, Turkey on August 11, 2019. Muslims worldwide celebrate Eid Al-Adha, to commemorate the holy Prophet Ibrahim's (Prophet Abraham) readiness to sacrifice his son as a sign of his obedience to God, during which they sacrifice permissible animals, generally goats, sheep, and cows. Eid-al Adha is the one of two most important holidays in the Islamic calendar, with prayers and the ritual sacrifice of animals. ( Hakan Mehmet Şahin - Anadolu Agency )

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