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Eid-ul-Adha 2019: Muslims Across the World Celebrate by Sacrificing Animals

India | News18 | August 13, 2019, 9:00 am
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 Muslim residents share a meal with Maratha soldiers on the occasion of Eid, following the latter’s efforts in rescue and relief operations in flood affected areas, in Belgaum district. (Image: PTI)

Muslim residents share a meal with Maratha soldiers on the occasion of Eid, following the latter’s efforts in rescue and relief operations in flood affected areas, in Belgaum district. (Image: PTI)

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 Muslim women offer Eid al-Adha prayers in Chennai. (Image: PTI)

Muslim women offer Eid al-Adha prayers in Chennai. (Image: PTI)

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 Young Muslim children embrace each other on the occasion of Eid-al-Adha, in Kanyakumari district. (Image: PTI)

Young Muslim children embrace each other on the occasion of Eid-al-Adha, in Kanyakumari district. (Image: PTI)

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 Muslims offer Eid al-Adha prayers at Khwaja Moinuddin Chishti Dargah, in Ajmer. (Image: PTI)

Muslims offer Eid al-Adha prayers at Khwaja Moinuddin Chishti Dargah, in Ajmer. (Image: PTI)

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 People offer Eid al-Adha prayers in Lahore, Pakistan. (Image: PTI)

People offer Eid al-Adha prayers in Lahore, Pakistan. (Image: PTI)

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 Children hold Tricolour during Eid al-Adha celebrations at Bandra station, in Mumbai. (Image: PTI)

Children hold Tricolour during Eid al-Adha celebrations at Bandra station, in Mumbai. (Image: PTI)

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 Muslims offer Eid al-Adha prayers at Feroz Shah Kotla Mosque, in New Delhi. (Image: PTI)

Muslims offer Eid al-Adha prayers at Feroz Shah Kotla Mosque, in New Delhi. (Image: PTI)

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 Muslims offer Eid al-Adha prayers at Khairuddin Mosque, in Amritsar. (Image: PTI)

Muslims offer Eid al-Adha prayers at Khairuddin Mosque, in Amritsar. (Image: PTI)

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 Muslims offer Eid al-Adha prayers at Nakhoda Masjid, in Kolkata. (Image: PTI)

Muslims offer Eid al-Adha prayers at Nakhoda Masjid, in Kolkata. (Image: PTI)

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 Muslim children pose during Eid al-Adha prayers at Eidgah, in Meerut. (Image: PTI)

Muslim children pose during Eid al-Adha prayers at Eidgah, in Meerut. (Image: PTI)

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 Pigeons fly past as Muslims offer prayers at Jama Masjid on the occasion of Eid al-Adha, in New Delhi. (Image: PTI)

Pigeons fly past as Muslims offer prayers at Jama Masjid on the occasion of Eid al-Adha, in New Delhi. (Image: PTI)

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 Muslims greet each other on the occasion of Eid al-Adha at Jama Masjid, in New Delhi. (Image: PTI)

Muslims greet each other on the occasion of Eid al-Adha at Jama Masjid, in New Delhi. (Image: PTI)

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 Muslim children jubilate at Jama Masjid on the occasion of Eid al-Adha, in New Delhi. (Image: PTI)

Muslim children jubilate at Jama Masjid on the occasion of Eid al-Adha, in New Delhi. (Image: PTI)

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 Muslims offer Eid al-Adha prayers inside a mosque in Ahmedabad. (Image: PTI)

Muslims offer Eid al-Adha prayers inside a mosque in Ahmedabad. (Image: PTI)

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 Muslim children greet each other on the occasion of Eid al-Adha at Bandra station, in Mumbai. (Image: PTI)

Muslim children greet each other on the occasion of Eid al-Adha at Bandra station, in Mumbai. (Image: PTI)

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 Muslims offer Eid al-Adha prayers at Machkhowa Eidgah, in Guwahati. (Image: PTI)

Muslims offer Eid al-Adha prayers at Machkhowa Eidgah, in Guwahati. (Image: PTI)

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 A policeman keeps vigil as Muslims gather at Eidgah to offer Eid al-Adha prayers, in Bhopal. (Image: PTI)

A policeman keeps vigil as Muslims gather at Eidgah to offer Eid al-Adha prayers, in Bhopal. (Image: PTI)

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 Muslim children pose as they greet each other on the occasion of Eid al-Adha at Qutb Shahi Tombs, Golconda Fort in Mumbai. (Image: PTI)

Muslim children pose as they greet each other on the occasion of Eid al-Adha at Qutb Shahi Tombs, Golconda Fort in Mumbai. (Image: PTI)

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 Muslims gather to offer Eid al-Adha prayers at Eidgah Shahjamal, in Aligarh. (Image: PTI)

Muslims gather to offer Eid al-Adha prayers at Eidgah Shahjamal, in Aligarh. (Image: PTI)

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 Muslims offer Eid al-Adha prayers at Jama Masjid in New Delhi. (Image: AP)

Muslims offer Eid al-Adha prayers at Jama Masjid in New Delhi. (Image: AP)

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 Palestinian Muslims pray to mark the first day of Eid al-Adha, in Gaza City. (Image: AP)

Palestinian Muslims pray to mark the first day of Eid al-Adha, in Gaza City. (Image: AP)

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 Muslims arrive at Jama Masjid to offer prayers on the occasion of Eid al-Adha, in New Delhi. (Image: PTI)

Muslims arrive at Jama Masjid to offer prayers on the occasion of Eid al-Adha, in New Delhi. (Image: PTI)

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 Afghan Muslims attend Eid al-Adha prayers in Kabul, Afghanistan. (Image: AP)

Afghan Muslims attend Eid al-Adha prayers in Kabul, Afghanistan. (Image: AP)

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 Indonesian Muslims attend Eid al-Adha prayers in Jakarta, Indonesia. (Image: AP)

Indonesian Muslims attend Eid al-Adha prayers in Jakarta, Indonesia. (Image: AP)

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 Muslims offer prayers at Jama Masjid on the occasion of Eid al-Adha, in New Delhi. (Image: PTI)

Muslims offer prayers at Jama Masjid on the occasion of Eid al-Adha, in New Delhi. (Image: PTI)

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 Muslims gather for prayers to celebrate Eid al-Adha that commemorates the Prophet Ibrahim's faith in Nairobi. (Image: AP)

Muslims gather for prayers to celebrate Eid al-Adha that commemorates the Prophet Ibrahim's faith in Nairobi. (Image: AP)

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 Afghan Muslims greet each other after offering Eid al-Adha prayers in Kabul, Afghanistan. (Image: AP)

Afghan Muslims greet each other after offering Eid al-Adha prayers in Kabul, Afghanistan. (Image: AP)

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 Afghan honor guards offer Eid al-Adha prayers at the presidential palace in Kabul, Afghanistan. (Image: AP)

Afghan honor guards offer Eid al-Adha prayers at the presidential palace in Kabul, Afghanistan. (Image: AP)

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 Muslim women perform Eid al-Adha prayers at the Qutub-e-Alam Mosque in Ahmedabad. (Image: AP)

Muslim women perform Eid al-Adha prayers at the Qutub-e-Alam Mosque in Ahmedabad. (Image: AP)

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 Afghan Muslims offer Eid al-Adha prayers in Kabul, Afghanistan. (Image: AP)

Afghan Muslims offer Eid al-Adha prayers in Kabul, Afghanistan. (Image: AP)

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 A Palestinian girl dressed up as she attends prayers to mark the first day of Eid al-Adha, in Gaza City. (Image: AP)

A Palestinian girl dressed up as she attends prayers to mark the first day of Eid al-Adha, in Gaza City. (Image: AP)

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 A Pakistani vendor sharpen axe prior to the Muslim Eid al-Adha holiday, in Islamabad, Pakistan. (Image: AP)

A Pakistani vendor sharpen axe prior to the Muslim Eid al-Adha holiday, in Islamabad, Pakistan. (Image: AP)

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 People travel with their decorated camels after buying them from a animal market to be slaughter on the Muslim holiday of Eid al-Adha, or

People travel with their decorated camels after buying them from a animal market to be slaughter on the Muslim holiday of Eid al-Adha, or "Feast of Sacrifice," in Lahore, Pakistan. (Image: AP)

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 An Afghan makes traditional sweets in a shop ahead of the upcoming Eid al-Adha in Kabul, Afghanistan. (Image: AP)

An Afghan makes traditional sweets in a shop ahead of the upcoming Eid al-Adha in Kabul, Afghanistan. (Image: AP)

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 Palestinian Muslims pray to mark the first day of Eid al-Adha, in Gaza City. (Image: AP)

Palestinian Muslims pray to mark the first day of Eid al-Adha, in Gaza City. (Image: AP)

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 Muslims gather for prayers to celebrate Eid al-Adha, or Feast of Sacrifice, that commemorates the Prophet Ibrahim's faith in Nairobi, Kenya. (Image: AP)

Muslims gather for prayers to celebrate Eid al-Adha, or Feast of Sacrifice, that commemorates the Prophet Ibrahim's faith in Nairobi, Kenya. (Image: AP)

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 Children play with a balloon after a morning prayer marking Eid al-Adha holidays at a soccer field in South Tangerang, Indonesia. (Image: AP)

Children play with a balloon after a morning prayer marking Eid al-Adha holidays at a soccer field in South Tangerang, Indonesia. (Image: AP)

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 Afghan Muslims greet each other after offering Eid al-Adha prayers in Kabul, Afghanistan. (Image: AP)

Afghan Muslims greet each other after offering Eid al-Adha prayers in Kabul, Afghanistan. (Image: AP)

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 A Kashmiri civilian leads goats and walks past security personnel ahead of Eid al Adha in Srinagar. (Image: AP)

A Kashmiri civilian leads goats and walks past security personnel ahead of Eid al Adha in Srinagar. (Image: AP)

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 Indonesian Muslims perform Eid al-Adha prayers in Jakarta, Indonesia. Muslim people in the country celebrate Eid al-Adha, or the Feast of the Sacrifice by slaughtering sheep, goats and cows whose meat will later be distributed to the poor. (Image: AP)

Indonesian Muslims perform Eid al-Adha prayers in Jakarta, Indonesia. Muslim people in the country celebrate Eid al-Adha, or the Feast of the Sacrifice by slaughtering sheep, goats and cows whose meat will later be distributed to the poor. (Image: AP)

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 An Afghan boy wait to sell sheep for the upcoming Eid al-Adha festival at a local livestock market in Kabul, Afghanistan. (Image: AP)

An Afghan boy wait to sell sheep for the upcoming Eid al-Adha festival at a local livestock market in Kabul, Afghanistan. (Image: AP)

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 A Kashmiri civilian leads goats and walks past security personnel ahead of Eid al Adha in Srinagar. (Image: AP)

A Kashmiri civilian leads goats and walks past security personnel ahead of Eid al Adha in Srinagar. (Image: AP)

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 A Palestinian pulls sheep at a livestock market in preparation for the upcoming Muslim Eid al-Adha holiday in Gaza City. (Image: AP)

A Palestinian pulls sheep at a livestock market in preparation for the upcoming Muslim Eid al-Adha holiday in Gaza City. (Image: AP)

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 Afghan Muslims offer Eid al-Adha prayers in Kabul, Afghanistan. (Image: AP)

Afghan Muslims offer Eid al-Adha prayers in Kabul, Afghanistan. (Image: AP)

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 Vendors arrive with their cattle at a market ahead of Eid al-Adha festival in Jammu, India. (Image: PTI)

Vendors arrive with their cattle at a market ahead of Eid al-Adha festival in Jammu, India. (Image: PTI)

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 A man feeds his goats at a livestock market, ahead of the Muslim festival of Eid al-Adha, in Kolkata. (Image: PTI)

A man feeds his goats at a livestock market, ahead of the Muslim festival of Eid al-Adha, in Kolkata. (Image: PTI)

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 Vendors wait for customers as people look to buy sheep at a livestock market in preparation for the upcoming Muslim Eid al-Adha holiday in Gaza City. (Image: AP)

Vendors wait for customers as people look to buy sheep at a livestock market in preparation for the upcoming Muslim Eid al-Adha holiday in Gaza City. (Image: AP)

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 A sheep is weighed at a market ahead of Eid al-Adha festival in Jammu, India. (Image: AP)

A sheep is weighed at a market ahead of Eid al-Adha festival in Jammu, India. (Image: AP)

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 Afghan Muslims offer Eid al-Adha prayers in Kabul, Afghanistan. (Image: AP)

Afghan Muslims offer Eid al-Adha prayers in Kabul, Afghanistan. (Image: AP)

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 Soldiers guard as a Kashmiri livestock seller crosses a street ahead of Eid al Adha in Srinagar. (Image: AP)

Soldiers guard as a Kashmiri livestock seller crosses a street ahead of Eid al Adha in Srinagar. (Image: AP)

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 Vendors put goats for sale at Bakra Mandi ahead of the Muslim festival of Eid al-Adha, at Jaipur- Delhi Highway. (Image: PTI)

Vendors put goats for sale at Bakra Mandi ahead of the Muslim festival of Eid al-Adha, at Jaipur- Delhi Highway. (Image: PTI)

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