Eid Mubarak! Beautiful photos of people celebrating Eid al-Adha around the worldhttps://indianexpress.com/photos/lifestyle-gallery/eid-mubarak-people-offer-eid-al-adha-prayers-around-the-world-5318704/

Eid Mubarak! Beautiful photos of people celebrating Eid al-Adha around the world

Eid al-Adha 2018: Muslims offer Eid al-Adha prayers at Jama Masjid in New Delhi on the eve of Eid al-Adha. Muslims around the world celebrate Eid al-Adha, or the Feast of the Sacrifice, by sacrificing animals to commemorate prophet Ibrahim's faith on willing to sacrifice his son.

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Muslims offer Eid al-Adha prayers at Jama Masjid in New Delhi on the eve of Eid al-Adha. Muslims around the world celebrate Eid al-Adha, or the Feast of the Sacrifice, by sacrificing animals to commemorate prophet Ibrahim's faith on willing to sacrifice his son. While Eid al-Adha falls on the 10th day of Dhu al-Hijjah as per the Islamic lunar calendar, according to the Gregorian calendar, the date varies every year and shifts 11 days from the previous date. Eid al-Adha, also known as Eid ul-Zuha, marks the end of Hajj – the annual pilgrimage undertaken by devout Muslims to Mecca in Saudi Arabia. (Source: AP)

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Women perform prayers on the eve of Eid al-Adha at Istiqlal mosque in Jakarta, Indonesia. (Source: Reuters)

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Eid al-Adha is celebrated by Muslims all across the world with much fervour. (Source: Reuters)

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Children pose with a frame decorated with holiday wishes after Eid al-Adha prayers, held in a sports hall in Bucharest, Romania. (Source: AP)

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Muslims celebrate the holy festival of Eid al-Adha in Washington Square Park in Manhattan, New York. (Source: Reuters)

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People in Indonesia take a selfie after attending prayers for Eid al-Adha at Istiqlal mosque in Jakarta, Indonesia. (Source: Reuters)

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Muslims around the world sacrifice an animal that is dear to them to prove their devotion and love for Allah. (Source: Reuters)

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It is believed that on the day of the Sacrificial Feast, no one should be left hungry. (Source: Reuters)