Eid-al-Adha Prayer in Dhaka City 

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Photojournalism: Thousand of people attends the main Eid prayer at National Eidgah in the Dhaka city on 02 September 2017 in Dhaka, Bangladesh.After the prayers, people will slaughter the cattle. Muslims across the world celebrate the annual festival of Eid al-Adha, or the Festival of Sacrifice. September, 2017 Dhaka, Bangladesh © Monirul Alam / WITNESS PHOTO  

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Preparations Ahead of Eid-al-Adha 2017

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Photojournalism: A group of young people struggle to control a cow to buy at a cattle market towards to their house ahead of the Eid al-Adha festival in the old part of Dhaka near the Buriganga bridge in Bangladesh. Eid al-Adha is the holiest of the Muslims holidays celebrated each year, it marks the yearly Muslim pilgrimage (Hajj) to visit Mecca, the holiest place in Islam. Muslims slaughter a sacrificial animal and split the meat into three parts, one for the family, one for friends and relatives, and one for the poor and needy. September, 2017 Old Dhaka, Bangladesh © Monirul Alam / WITNESS PHOTO  

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