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On Eid al-Adha, questioning Muslims' passion for meat - USA TODAY

As millions of Muslims worldwide sharpen their knives for the annual animal slaughter of Eid al-Adha, some have been left disturbed by their community's rising levels of meat consumption. Walk into any mosque on Monday, the first day of Eid al-Adha for ...and more »

Three Things to Know About This Year's Eid al-Adha - TIME

This Monday, nearly 1.6 billion Muslims across the world celebrate Eid al-Adha or “the festival of sacrifice.” Considered the holier of the two Eids, the festival earns its name from the annual sacrifice of cows and other livestock, which in turn ...and more »

Goats and Soda - NPR

An Afghan boy carries a sheep on his shoulder at a livestock market on September 22, 2015, just ahead of the Eid al-Adha festival in Kabul. Shah Marai /AFP/Getty Images hide caption. toggle caption. Shah Marai /AFP/Getty Images. An Afghan boy carries a ...and more »

Muslims around the world celebrate Eid al-Adha - Al-Arabiya

A man holds balloons for sale at Flower Gate in Jerusalem's Old City, on the first day of the Muslim holiday of Eid al-Adha September 12, 2016. (Reuters). Reuters Monday, 12 September 2016. Text size A A A. Muslims around the world celebrated the Eid ...and more »

My Eid al-Adha: How Muslims around the world celebrate - Al-Arabiya

Children across the world will receive the customary 'eidiya' gift of money or toys on Eid al-Ahda, putting a smile on the faces of many. (Shutterstock). By Rachel McArthur Special to Al Arabiya English Monday, 12 September 2016. Text size A A A. As ...and more »

Muslims Celebrate Eid Al-Adha Around The World - Huffington Post

Eid prayers and gatherings broke out this week in cities including Jerusalem, Belgrade and Beijing. HuffPost Algeria. Shailesh Andrade/Reuters. A girl offers Eid al-Adha prayers on a street outside a railway station in Mumbai, India. As the annual hajj ...and more »

How Muslims Observe Eid Al-Adha, The Feast Of Sacrifice - Huffington Post

A Muslim man purchases cattle to sacrifice for the upcoming festival of Eid al-Adha in Dhaka, Bangladesh. Eid al-Adha, also called the Festival of Sacrifice, falls on Monday, Sept. 12, 2016 in North America. It is one of two annual feast festivals ...and more »

Article of the Day | 'What Muslims Do on Hajj, and Why' - New York Times (blog)

On a hectic day at the hajj, the annual pilgrimage to Islam's holiest sites, Diaa Hadid, a New York Times correspondent, felt a sudden call to prayer. By ERICA BERENSTEIN, AINARA TIEFENTHÄLER and DIAA HADID on Publish Date September 11, 2016. embed ...and more »

Black millennial Muslims celebrate Eid al-Adha with glam selfies - The Daily Dot

The four-day Muslim holiday Eid al-Adha, known as the Feast of Sacrifice, begins today. Traditionally, it is celebrated with sacrificing a large animal to share with the poor, commemorating when God appeared to Abraham and asked him to give up his son ...and more »

Saved by the moon, Muslims won't celebrate Abraham's sacrifice on 9/11 - Dallas Morning News

The 15th anniversary of 9/11 is approaching, painful memories and old wounds are yearning to reopen, and pain and sorrow hover over America this weekend. Fear is also looming inside a few million American hearts: Muslim Americans have been struggling ...and more »