Thousands of Muslims gathered at the main mosque of Kyiv to celebrate Eid al-Adha

Thousands of Muslims gathered at the main mosque of Kyiv to celebrate Eid al-Adha - фото 1
On the morning of July 20, Muslims visited the main mosque of Kyiv "Ar-Rahma" for morning prayers on the Eid al-Adha holiday.

According to estimates, almost 4 thousand believers came, according to the TSN story, Gazeta.ua reports.

After the prayer, they moved to the courtyard of the mosque, where the treats began. After lunch, they distribute pilaf with meat. The celebrations will continue throughout the day.

Eid al-Adha or sacrifice day is celebrated by millions of Muslims around the world. It is celebrated 70 days after Eid al-Fitr, the second great holiday and the day of the end of Lent in the holy month of Ramadan. The holiday is established in honor of the end of the Muslim pilgrimage to Mecca - the Hajj.