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    Imam Talal Eid, left, leads prayer during Eid al-Adha, or the Feast of Sacrifice Tuesday at the Islamic Center of Greater Toledo in Perrysburg. Eid al-Adha is one of two feasts in Islam, and honors the willingness of Ibrahim, or Abraham, to sacrifice his son at the command of God.

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    Imam Talal Eid, left, leads prayer during Eid al-Adha, or the Feast of Sacrifice Tuesday at the Islamic Center of Greater Toledo in Perrysburg.

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    Nadia Ashraf-Moghal, president of the Islamic Center of Greater Toledo, delivers her remarks on the state of the center during Eid al-Adha, or the Feast of Sacrifice, Tuesday at the Islamic Center of Greater Toledo in Perrysburg.

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    Men pray together during Eid al-Adha, or the Feast of Sacrifice, Tuesday at the Islamic Center of Greater Toledo in Perrysburg.

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    Imam Talal Eid delivers his Khutbah, or sermon, during Eid al-Adha, or the Feast of Sacrifice, Tuesday at the Islamic Center of Greater Toledo in Perrysburg.

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    Neman Mustafa, center, sits with his son Zikrain, 5, as they listen to Imam Talal Eid deliver his Khutbah, or sermon, during Eid al-Adha, or the Feast of Sacrifice, Tuesday at the Islamic Center of Greater Toledo in Perrysburg.

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    Sisters Nour Abvridi, front center, and Sherin, front right, join other women in prayer during Eid al-Adha, or the Feast of Sacrifice, Tuesday at the Islamic Center of Greater Toledo in Perrysburg.

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    Women listen as Imam Talal Eid delivers his Khutbah, or sermon, during Eid al-Adha, or the Feast of Sacrifice, Tuesday at the Islamic Center of Greater Toledo in Perrysburg.

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    Afreen Alvi prays during Eid al-Adha, or the Feast of Sacrifice, Tuesday at the Islamic Center of Greater Toledo in Perrysburg.

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    A.J. Jarouche, center, watches as his son Kareem, 3, center, is embraced by another child after praying together to celebrate Eid al-Adha, or the Feast of Sacrifice, Tuesday at the Islamic Center of Greater Toledo in Perrysburg.

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    Mohamad Orra, center, cradles his 1-month-old son Zayd as he greets other community members during the celebration of Eid al-Adha, or the Feast of Sacrifice, Tuesday at the Islamic Center of Greater Toledo in Perrysburg.

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    Nadeem Moghal, left, embraces Anwar Ali after the sermon and prayer service to celebrate Eid al-Adha, or the Feast of Sacrifice, Tuesday at the Islamic Center of Greater Toledo in Perrysburg.

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    Men leave the Islamic Center of Greater Toledo after praying together to celebrate Eid al-Adha, or the Feast of Sacrifice, Tuesday at the center in Perrysburg.

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Muslims around the world celebrated Eid al-Adha, or the Feast of Sacrifice, Tuesday, including hundreds who prayed together at the Islamic Center of Greater Toledo in Perrysburg. Eid al-Adha is one of two feasts in Islam, and honors the willingness of Ibrahim, or Abraham, to sacrifice his son at the command of God. Nadia Ashraf-Moghal, president of the center, estimated about 1,200 people came to the mosque to attend the prayer service and celebrate together. Use the arrows on either side of the photograph above to scroll through the complete gallery.

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