Eid 101: Understanding the Islamic holiday Eid al Adha
Published October 15th, 2013 - 10:02 GMT
Have multiple images of lambs being slaughtered outside someone's home confused you? Read here about what's going on during Eid al Adha; starving Syrians rescued; cinemas are haraam in KSA; and the truth behind Iranian sanctions.
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