Pilgrims attend noon prayers outside Namirah Mosque in Mecca during the annual pilgrimage.
During Hajj, many Muslims make a pilgrimage to the holy city of Mecca in Saudi Arabia during a five day period.
President Rodrigo Duterte on Tuesday called for greater unity among various faiths as the country's Muslims mark Eid'l Adha or the fast of sacrifice.
Eid ul Adha honours the sacrifice the prophet Ibrahim made when Allah asked him to sacrifice his son, Ishmael to show his devotion. One is for family, friends and neighbours, the second part is distributed among the poor and the needy, and the last part is retained for immediate family.
Eid Al Adha celebrations also coincide with the Haj pilgrimage and for the pilgrims, the celebration begins after the descent of the Haj pilgrims from the Mount Arafat on the 9th of Zul Hijjah. For 30 days, Muslims worldwide observe fasting and end the month with the Eid al-Fitr celebration. The festival is celebrated by the 1.6 billion Muslims across the globe.
Jose Mourinho slams Man City after 'All or Nothing' documentary
He scored an unbelievable goal for him. "Sergio and I have the spirit of scoring goals and always try to finish well". But if we can compete then we will have done something what no other team has done since the last nine years".
Man says he killed wife for strangling daughters
According to the affidavit, Watts was having an affair with a co-worker, which he initially denied in interviews with police. Autopsies were completed Friday on Shanann Watts , 34, and her daughters, 4-year-old Bella and 3-year-old Celeste .
Nokia 6.1 price reduced in India ahead of Nokia 6.1 Plus launch
Now, after the price cut of Rs 1,500, the device retails at Rs 15,499 for the 3GB variant and Rs 17,499 for the 4GB variant. Nokia 6.1 Plus has 64GB of internal storage and an expandable up to 400GB via micro SD card slot.
The day begins with Eid prayer which follows the regular morning prayer.
An Abuja-based Islamic Cleric, Yahya Al-Yolawi, on Monday, advised Muslims to only use their legitimate means to buy ram for Eid-el-Kabir sacrifice.
"Again, as much as we acknowledge the fact that there is every reason for Muslims to celebrate this day even with pomp and pageantry, the party also admonishes them especially the youth to be tired of excessive celebration which may occasion some unpleasant spectacles". You are invited to attend the morning prayer and the celebrations immediately following. The celebrations of Eid Al Adha can last up to three days.