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In pictures: Bakri Eid celebrations in various parts of the country

Eid al-Adha, also called the "Festival of the Sacrifice" or Bakri Eid, is the second of two Islamic holidays celebrated worldwide each year

BS Web Team  |  New Delhi 

Pigeons fly past as Muslims offer prayers at Jama Masjid on the occasion of al-Adha, in New Delhi

Pigeons fly past as Muslims offer prayers at Jama Masjid on the occasion of Eid al-Adha, in New Delhi
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Muslim children in a celebratory mood at Jama Masjid on the occasion of al-Adha

Muslim children in a celebratory mood at Jama Masjid on the occasion of Eid al-Adha
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The faithful offer prayers at Machkhowa Eidgah, in Guwahati

The faithful offer prayers at Machkhowa Eidgah, in Guwahati
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A policeman keeps vigil as people gather at an Eidgah in Bhopal to offer prayers

A policeman keeps vigil as people gather at an Eidgah in Bhopal to offer prayers
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A large gathering offers al-Adha prayers at Bandra station, Mumbai

A large gathering offers Eid al-Adha prayers at Bandra station, Mumbai
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Children hold the Tricolour as they pose for a photograph during Eid al-Adha celebrations at Bandra station

Children hold the Tricolour as they pose for a photograph during Eid al-Adha celebrations at Bandra station
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Muslims greet each other on the occasion of Eid al-Adha at Jama Masjid, New Delhi

Muslims greet each other on the occasion of Eid al-Adha at Jama Masjid, New Delhi
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First Published: Mon, August 12 2019. 14:51 IST
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