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Temple Hall in Kerala Converted into Eidgah to Offer Eid Prayers

India | Associated Press | August 23, 2018, 1:30 am
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 In yet another example of unmatched communal harmony, a Hindu temple in Kerala opened its doors for Muslims to conduct Eid prayers on Wednesday (August 22) as the mosque nearby was inundated under water. (Image: News18)

In yet another example of unmatched communal harmony, a Hindu temple in Kerala opened its doors for Muslims to conduct Eid prayers on Wednesday (August 22) as the mosque nearby was inundated under water. (Image: News18)

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 Authorities of Purappillikkav Rakteswari temple at Eravathur near Mala here allowed a hall attached to it be made the venue for Eid ul Adha prayers as nearby Kochukadav Mahal mosque is submerged under water. (Image: News18)

Authorities of Purappillikkav Rakteswari temple at Eravathur near Mala here allowed a hall attached to it be made the venue for Eid ul Adha prayers as nearby Kochukadav Mahal mosque is submerged under water. (Image: News18)

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 Muslim men greet each other after offering Eid prayers at a mosque in an island on the outskirts of Kochi. (Image: AP)

Muslim men greet each other after offering Eid prayers at a mosque in an island on the outskirts of Kochi. (Image: AP)

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 Muslim boys sit in the outer area of a flood-affected mosque after offering Eid prayers on the outskirts of Kochi. (Image: AP)

Muslim boys sit in the outer area of a flood-affected mosque after offering Eid prayers on the outskirts of Kochi. (Image: AP)

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 Muslim men pray next to graves damaged in recent floods after offering Eid prayers at a mosque at an island on the outskirts of Kochi. (Image: AP)

Muslim men pray next to graves damaged in recent floods after offering Eid prayers at a mosque at an island on the outskirts of Kochi. (Image: AP)

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 Muslims offer Eid prayers at a mosque on the flood affected island of Kunjunnikkara on the outskirts of Kochi in Kerala. (Image: AP)

Muslims offer Eid prayers at a mosque on the flood affected island of Kunjunnikkara on the outskirts of Kochi in Kerala. (Image: AP)

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 Two Muslim men greet each other after offering Eid prayers at a mosque on the flood affected island of Kunjunnikkara. in Kerala. (Image: AP)

Two Muslim men greet each other after offering Eid prayers at a mosque on the flood affected island of Kunjunnikkara. in Kerala. (Image: AP)

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 An elderly Muslim man lights a bidi, or hand-rolled cigarette, after offering Eid prayers at a mosque near a flood affected area on the outskirts of Kochi. (Image: AP)

An elderly Muslim man lights a bidi, or hand-rolled cigarette, after offering Eid prayers at a mosque near a flood affected area on the outskirts of Kochi. (Image: AP)

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