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India celebrates Eid al-Adha

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Published : Aug 12, 2019, 2:46 pm IST
Updated : Oct 12, 2019, 2:34 pm IST
Muslims greet each other after Eid al-Adha prayers at Jama Masjid in New Delhi, India, on Monday, August 12. (Photo: AP)
Muslims greet each other after Eid al-Adha prayers at Jama Masjid in New Delhi, India, on Monday, August 12. (Photo: AP)
Indian Muslim women participate in a special prayer ahead of Eid al-Adha at the Qutub-e-Alam Mosque in Ahmadabad. (Photo: AP)
Indian Muslim women participate in a special prayer ahead of Eid al-Adha at the Qutub-e-Alam Mosque in Ahmadabad. (Photo: AP)
Muslims offer Eid al-Adha prayers at Jama Masjid in New Delhi, India, Monday, August 12. (Photo: AP)
Muslims offer Eid al-Adha prayers at Jama Masjid in New Delhi, India, Monday, August 12. (Photo: AP)
Muslims offer Eid al-Adha prayer at Sarkhej Roza in Ahmadabad, India. (Photo: AP)
Muslims offer Eid al-Adha prayer at Sarkhej Roza in Ahmadabad, India. (Photo: AP)
Muslim men offer prayers during Eid al-Adha, or the Feast of the Sacrifice, in Jammu, India, Monday, Aug.12, 2019. An uneasy calm prevailed in Indian-administered Kashmir on Monday as people celebrated a major Islamic festival during a severe crackdown after India moved to strip the disputed region of its constitutional autonomy and imposed an indefinite curfew. (Photo: AP)
Muslim men offer prayers during Eid al-Adha, or the Feast of the Sacrifice, in Jammu, India, Monday, Aug.12, 2019. An uneasy calm prevailed in Indian-administered Kashmir on Monday as people celebrated a major Islamic festival during a severe crackdown after India moved to strip the disputed region of its constitutional autonomy and imposed an indefinite curfew. (Photo: AP)
Indian Muslims offer prayers during Eid al-Adha at the Vasi Ullah mosque in Prayagraj. (Photo: AP)
Indian Muslims offer prayers during Eid al-Adha at the Vasi Ullah mosque in Prayagraj. (Photo: AP)
Muslims offer Eid al-Adha prayer in Hyderabad. (Photo: AP)
Muslims offer Eid al-Adha prayer in Hyderabad. (Photo: AP)
Muslims offer Eid al-Adha prayers in Hyderabad, India, Monday. (Photo: AP)
Muslims offer Eid al-Adha prayers in Hyderabad, India, Monday. (Photo: AP)
Muslims people offer Namaz on the occasion of Eid al-Adha (festival of sacrifice) outside Bandra Station, on August 12, 2019 in Mumbai. Indian Muslim boy child offers the Eid al- Adha prayer at outside Bandra Station, in Mumbai on Monday. (Photo: Mrugesh Bandiwadekar)
Muslims people offer Namaz on the occasion of Eid al-Adha (festival of sacrifice) outside Bandra Station, on August 12, 2019 in Mumbai. Indian Muslim boy child offers the Eid al- Adha prayer at  outside Bandra Station, in Mumbai on Monday. (Photo: Mrugesh Bandiwadekar)
Muslims people offer Namaz on the occasion of Eid al-Adha (festival of sacrifice) outside Bandra Station, on August 12, 2019 in Mumbai. Indian Muslim boy child offers the Eid al- Adha prayer at outside Bandra Station, in Mumbai on Monday. (Photo: Mrugesh Bandiwadekar)
Muslims people offer Namaz on the occasion of Eid al-Adha (festival of sacrifice) outside Bandra Station, on August 12, 2019 in Mumbai. Indian Muslim boy child offers the Eid al- Adha prayer at  outside Bandra Station, in Mumbai on Monday. (Photo: Mrugesh Bandiwadekar)
Visuals from Kashmir as Muslims take part in the holy festival of Eid al-Adha. (Photo: ANI)
Visuals from Kashmir as Muslims take part in the holy festival of Eid al-Adha. (Photo: ANI)

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