10 photos of Eid celebrations from around the world

Narjas Zatat@Narjas_Zatat
Monday 12 September 2016 14:45
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Today, Muslims all over the world are celebrating Eid al-Adha, the second of two holy Eid celebrations in Islam.

Often referred to as the ‘Festival of Sacrifice’, it honours the prophet Ibrahim and his love of God.

Here are some images of the different ways Muslims all over the world are celebrating:

UK:

Nigeria:

Picture: PIUS UTOMI EKPEI/Getty

Thailand:

Picture: LILLIAN SUWANRUMPHA/Getty

Dubai:

Picture: Tom Dulat/Getty

Egypt:

Picture: APAImages/REX

Qatar:

Picture: Walaa Quisay

Afghanistan:

Picture: ARSHAD USYAN/Getty

Jerusalem:

Picture: HAZEM BADER/Getty

Indonesia:

Picture: Ulet Ifansasti/Getty

Iraq:

Picture:/Karim Kadim/AP

Lebanon:

Picture: Mohammed Zaatari/AP

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