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Eid al-Adha Celebrated in Delhi Amid Covid-19 Outbreak

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Indian Muslims supply Eid al-Adha prayers on the Jama Masjid in New Delhi, India, Saturday, Aug.1, 2020. Eid al-Adha, or the Feast of the Sacrifice, by sacrificing animals to commemorate the prophet Ibrahim’s religion in being prepared to sacrifice his […]

Indian Muslims offer Eid al-Adha prayers at the Jama Masjid in New Delhi, India, Saturday, Aug.1, 2020. Eid al-Adha, or the Feast of the Sacrifice, by sacrificing animals to commemorate the prophet Ibrahim's faith in being willing to sacrifice his son. (AP Photo/Manish Swarup)

Indian Muslims supply Eid al-Adha prayers on the Jama Masjid in New Delhi, India, Saturday, Aug.1, 2020. Eid al-Adha, or the Feast of the Sacrifice, by sacrificing animals to commemorate the prophet Ibrahim’s religion in being prepared to sacrifice his son. (AP Picture/Manish Swarup)

Jama Masjid and Fatehpuri Masjid in Outdated Delhi attracted a sizeable variety of folks for the early morning namaz.

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  • Final Up to date: August 1, 2020, 12:01 PM IST

Eid al-Adha was celebrated in Delhi on Saturday as folks provided namaz in mosques and carried out the ritual of animal sacrifice by strictly adhering to precautions amid the coronavirus pandemic. Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal and his deputy Manish Sisodia greeted Delhiites on the pageant.

“Hearty congratulations to you all on Eid al-Adha,” Kejriwal tweeted. Amid the pandemic outbreak, the trustworthy maintained social distancing and wore face covers as they visited mosques within the metropolis to supply prayers. Additionally they prevented hugging and shaking fingers with one another after the prayers to forestall the unfold of the an infection.

Jama Masjid and Fatehpuri Masjid in Outdated Delhi attracted a sizeable variety of folks for the early morning namaz. Shahi Imam Mufti Mukarram of Fatehpuri Masjid stated, “Individuals noticed social distancing and wore masks within the mosque throughout namaz. The mosque was full, however the quantity was lower than earlier years, as folks weren’t allowed to supply namaz on the streets.

“Eid al-Adha means Eid of sacrifices. We prayed for aid from the virus, peace and development of the nation and thanked the authorities to permit namaz in mosques with precautions in opposition to COVID-19,” he stated. The pageant, popularly often known as Bakr Eid, marks festivities and sacrifice of animals, like goats and sheep, by folks to precise their devotion to God.


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