Eid al-Adha celebration in Gaza (21 images)

Muslims around the world celebrate Eid al-Adha to mark the end of the haj by slaughtering sheep, goats, cows and camels to commemorate Prophet Abraham's willingness to sacrifice his son Ismail on God's command. The celebrations began on September 24, 2015.
Updated: Sept. 27, 2015 at 1:26 PM
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Muslim Palestinians stand in the Mediterranean Sea in Tel Aviv, Israel, on the third day of the Eid al-Adha, Feast of Sacrifice, September 26, 2015. Eid al-Adha honors the willingness of Abraham (Ibrahim) to sacrifice his son Ishmael before God intervened. Photo by Debbie Hill/ UPI
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